Plan a Visit

Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

1777 E Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43203

Phone:

614.715.8000

Fax:
614.715.8199

Toll Free Number:
1.800.214.7275

info@fpconservatory.org

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. Download a map of the Conservatory's building and grounds. 

Admission

$12 adults
$9 seniors and students with valid ID
$6 children 3–17, free for ages 2 and under
Free for members
Group rates available
Free Parking

Hours

Daily 10am–5pm
Wednesdays 10am–8pm

Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day

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

 
Botanica Gift Shop & Greenhouse
Daily 10am–5pm
  
Admission prices and hours subject to change.

Photography

Professional photography or video within the building or surrounding grounds, including bridal, family, engagement, senior pictures, and corporate groups, is only permitted during designated times with advance booking and fees paid based on the length of the session. Download the full policy.

Snow Emergencies

If a Level Two snow emergency is declared in Franklin County, it is likely that the Conservatory will be closed to the public. However, if you wish to confirm, you may phone the Conservatory's Security Office at 614.715.8166.

Directions

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. If your trip to the Conservatory  takes you near the downtown Columbus interchanges of I70/I-71 and I-670, be aware that construction is creating shifting traffic patterns and ramp closures. For updated details of closures and detours, visit the Ohio Department of Transportation website for current information and updated maps of the construction zone.

Franklin Park Conservatory Access

Free admission is available on the first Wednesday evening of every month for families and individuals in eligible programs with proof of participation. To be eligible, 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.