The Conservatory has upgraded its systems to ease customer interactions. Guests will need to create an account or reset their password when using the system for the first time.

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Online Purchase Notification

Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is in the process of launching upgraded systems. Purchasing admission tickets, memberships, event tickets, making donations and registering for classes will all be streamlined for an easier, friendlier user experience.

Guests will need to create an account or reset their password when using the system for the first time.

Reserving Tickets in Advance
The Conservatory recommends guests, including members at all levels, reserve tickets to guarantee availability of their preferred date and time and for an efficient check-in.

The first Sunday of each month are Community Days. Tickets cannot be reserved in advance.

SNAP, EBT, WIC and Medicaid Participants
Certain visitors qualify for $3 General Admission and Special Engagement tickets. Access Members also qualify for $3 Special Engagement tickets. Learn more about Museums for All.

Reciprocal Garden Members
Please speak with a staff member at the Visitor Center to reserve tickets.

Ticket Calendar


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General Admission General Admission tickets provide daytime access to the entire Conservatory.

General Admission includes:
-Current Daytime Exhibitions
-Plant Collections and Botanical Gardens
-Chihuly Collection
-Hot Shop
-Botanica Gift Shop & Greenhouse
-Garden Café & Conservatory Food Truck

General Admission Tickets

General Admission Rates
General Admission (ages 13–59): $22
Seniors (ages 60+): $19
Children (ages 3-12): $15
Members & Children 2 and Under: Free
Through Museums for All Columbus, General Admission tickets are available for $3 to individuals and families who participate in SNAP, EBT, WIC or Medicaid. Proof of participation is required. Reserve tickets here.

Chihuly Nights See the Conservatory’s Chihuly Collection in a whole new light during Chihuly Nights. These special engagements are 7–10pm on select evenings in January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October. All 18 installations will be professionally lit up to create breathtaking views within the backdrop of the interior Conservatory.

Chihuly Nights includes:
-Current Exhibitions
-Plant Collections and Botanical Gardens
-Botanica Gift Shop & Greenhouse
-Conservatory dining options

Chihuly Nights Tickets

Special Engagement Rates
Special Engagement Admission (ages 13–59): $25
Member (ages 13–59): $12.5
Seniors (ages 60+): $22Member (ages 60+):$11
Children (ages 3-12): $15
Member (ages 3-12): $7.5
Museums for All (SNAP, EBT, WIC, Medicaid, Or Access Member): $3
Reserve tickets here.

Patron, Benefactor and Monarch Society memberships receive free admission to Special Engagements. These member levels should still reserve their tickets in advance to guarantee admission and make check in efficient.
Pumpkins Aglow Select evenings in October offer bewitching scenes and spooky surprises, all illuminated by hundreds of jack-o-lanterns. These family-friendly events occur from 5-9pm on October 12–16, 19–23 & 26-30.

Pumpkins Aglow includes:
-Current Exhibitions
-Plant Collections and Botanical Gardens
-Chihuly Collections
-Botanica Gift Shop & Greenhouse
-Conservatory dining options

Tickets go one sale on September 28 at 11am!

Special Engagement Rates
Special Engagement Admission (ages 13–59): $25
Member (ages 13–59): $12.5
Seniors (ages 60+): $22Member (ages 60+):$11
Children (ages 3-12): $15
Member (ages 3-12): $7.5
Museums for All (SNAP, EBT, WIC, Medicaid, Or Access Member): $3
Reserve tickets here.

Patron, Benefactor and Monarch Society memberships receive free admission to Special Engagements. These member levels should still reserve their tickets in advance to guarantee admission and make check in efficient.
Museums for All Participants in SNAP, EBT, WIC and Medicaid are eligible for $3 General Admission and Special Engagement tickets. Our Access Members receive free General Admission but also qualify for $3 Special Engagement tickets through Museums for All.

Museums for All tickets provide access to everything included in General Admission or Special Engagements.

Museums for All Info

Community Days The first Sunday of every month is Community Day; tickets cannot be reserved for these dates. We still ask those who have the means to support the Conservatory through admission to consider visiting another day so Community Days stay true to their purpose of increasing access to the gardens.

Guests who do not reside in Columbus or Franklin County can still visit on these dates but they will be required to pay General Admission.

The Conservatory can still reach capacity. Member attendance will be taken into consideration for capacity levels and members can continue to access the Conservatory on Community Days. The number of guests will be kept to an enjoyable and safe level.

Community Day Info

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