We ask that all guests visit the Conservatory only with members of their immediate households, reserve tickets before visiting, and wear face coverings indoors and outdoors.

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Life Happens Here

What will you experience?
Colorful Escapes
Nature's Beauty
The Arts
A New Passion


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January 23 - March 7

Thousands of vibrant orchid blossoms will fill the Dorothy M. Davis Showhouse, bringing with them a warm, tropical escape for the senses.

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Gardens & Collections

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Plan An Escape

Travel the world without ever leaving Columbus, Ohio. Our interior biomes include plant collections from the mountains, rainforests, deserts and island water gardens.

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Bringing Reverence to Nature: An Exploration of Botanicals in Paper

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On View Through May 31

Local artist Lea Gray has masterfully crafted plant life with paper. Her work is on view in the Cardinal Health Gallery.

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Take A Class

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Horticulture, Art & Culinary Classes Available

Whether you're learning something new or perfecting an old skill, the Conservatory is for you. Many classes are available in-personal or virtually, whatever you feel most comfortable with.

Class Calendar
Winter Brochure The Conservatory is beautiful no matter the season. Find out how to spend the winter here! Read Now
Chihuly Nights Chihuly Nights are back in 2021! See the Conservatory's Chihuly Collection in a whole new light during Chihuly Nights, happening from 7–10pm on select evenings from January to October. See Dates
Vulnerable Population Hours Every Thursday the Conservatory will open at 9am for guests with high-risk considerations, such as seniors or people with compromised immune systems. Reserve Tickets
Gardening & Environmental (All Ages) Orchids for Beginners Jan 27 | $25, $20 for members
Classes (All Ages) Victory Gardening Jan 28 | $25, $20 for members
Gardening & Environmental (All Ages) Bee School (4 weeks) Feb 4 | $80, $72 for members
Culinary Arts (Adults) Romantic Desserts Feb 10 | $25, $20 for members
Events (All Ages) Chihuly Nights (February) Feb 12 | Special Engagement Rate Applies
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Events (All Ages) Chihuly Nights (February) Feb 13 | Special Engagement Rate Applies
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Events (All Ages) Chihuly Nights (February) Feb 14 | Special Engagement Rate Applies
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Culinary Arts (Adults) Classic French Date Night Feb 17 | $25, $20 for members
Culinary Arts (All Ages) Spring Dinner in Sicily Feb 23 | $25, $20 for members
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