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Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

1777 E Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43203




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Spend the day at Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens and discover beautiful indoor and outdoor gardens, dynamic exhibitions, artwork and more.  The Conservatory is family friendly and accessible.


$14 General Admission (ages 13–59)
$11 Seniors (ages 60+)
$7 Children (ages 3–12), free for ages 2 and under
Free for members
Group rates available
Free Parking


Daily 10am–5pm

Open holidays, except Thanksgiving and Christmas. 

Garden Café
Daily 11am–3pm
Weekends 11am–4pm

Coolers may not be brought into the Conservatory.  Please ask at the Visitor Center for outdoor table locations.

Botanica Gift Shop & Greenhouse
Daily 10am–5pm


Personal photography is encouraged, however, there may be times when some areas and the use of tripods or other equipment may be restricted. Download the Visitor Photography Policy.
Pre-arranged sessions where an area of the Conservatory is reserved, and equipment and wardrobe changes can be accommodated must be reserved in advance. Contact the Conservatory's Event Sales Department at 614.715.8100


Franklin Park Conservatory is located at 1777 E. Broad Street, just less than two miles from downtown Columbus, near the intersection of East Broad Street and Nelson Road. Click here to get directions. 


Admission prices and hours subject to change.

Free admission is available on the first Sunday of the month, 10am–5pm, for families and individuals in eligible programs with proof of participation. Visitors must show a photo ID plus one of the following forms of ID at the Visitor Center: Ohio Directions card, Medicaid card, W.I.C. card, Molina card or Care Source Options.