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Filoli Hires Chief Development Officer and Appoints Three New Members to Board of Directors

Nonprofit organization increases strategic focus on fundraising and philanthropy WOODSIDE, Calif., January 22, 2021 — Filoli Historic House and Garden, a site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation and…

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All About Bonsai

During the month of May, Filoli honors Asian American and Pacific Islander heritage and artforms. Highlights from Filoli’s collection of more than 50 bonsai will be on display all month…

Japanese maple and juniper bonsai at Filoli (photo by Jeff Bartee)
In Menlo: Filoli exhibiting its bonsai collection for the first time

Excerpt: For the first time, Filoli will exhibit its extensive collection of more than 50 bonsai, including 100-year-old junipers and more unusual pomegranate and live oak bonsai. The exhibit opens…

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Object Spotlight: Reticulated Chestnut Basket

Filoli’s Museum Object Collection contains hundreds of porcelain and ceramic objects. One of the largersub collections within the collection is Chinese Export porcelain. Which is fitting since both the Bourns…

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Filoli Historic House and Garden Opens Winter 2021 Season with First-Ever Bonsai Show and Second Annual Haiku Contest

Season Offers In-Person and Virtual Moments of Beauty: Daytime Strolls in Nature, Haiku Contest, Bonsai Show, and Celebrations of Diversity WOODSIDE, Calif., January 13, 2021 — Filoli Historic House and…