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Sold Out: Chihuly Nights

Chihuly Nights for September is SOLD OUT and walk-ins are not available. There’s one more Chihuly Nights on October 10th and tickets are still available.


See the Conservatory’s Chihuly Collection in a whole new light during Chihuly Nights, happening on the second Saturday of July, August, September and October. All 19 installations will be professionally lit to create a breathtaking view within the backdrop of the Conservatory Biomes.

The September 12 Chihuly Nights closing has been extended from 10 to 10:30 pm!

Guests should also use this opportunity to view the historic John F. Wolfe Palm as it’s illuminated by James Turrell’s Light Raiment II, to explore the Conservatory’s biomes after dusk, and experience exhibitions including the brand new Paul Busse Garden Railway in the Grand Mallway and Bonsai on display in the Dorothy M. Davis Showhouse.

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation Children’s Garden will be open until 8pm. The Conservatory food truck will serve a limited food menu, beer and wine. Botanica Gift Shop and Chihuly Gift Store will be open as well.

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Banner Image:
Dale Chihuly, Red Reeds, 2003, and Sunset Sprays, 2019
Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Columbus, Ohio © Chihuly Studios


Chihuly Nights is a special engagement after the Conservatory’s normal business hours. Special engagement rates apply. Tickets for Chihuly Nights should be purchased online and in advance of the event.

Chihuly Nights Admission Rates
General Admission (ages 13–59): $22
Seniors (ages 60+): $19
Children (ages 3-12): $12

Chihuly Nights Member Rates
Member (ages 13–59): $11
Member (ages 60+): $9.50
Member (ages 3-12): $6

Patron, Benefactor and Monarch Society memberships receive free admission to Conservatory Aglow. Please call 614-715-8002 to book your tickets.