Friday, May 15, 5–8pm
Explore enormous insect sculptures created from fallen or found wood, cut saplings and branches, tree bark and other natural materials, in the new exhibition David Rogers' Big Bugs, on view May 16–September 27. Ten installations include an 18-foot tall praying mantis, a spider’s web that’s four yards wide, and a butterfly with a wingspan broader than average human height.
Named members are invited to bring one extra guest to this event. No reservations required.
Show your member card and save! As a member of Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, you can enjoy Buy One, Get One Free admission to these select Columbus museums and attractions:
No coupon necessary. Present your current membership card and receive up to two free admissions of equal or lesser value per visit when purchasing two general admission tickets. Tickets must be purchased from the admissions area of the facility you are visiting. Valid on regular-priced admission only, cannot be combined with other discounts or offers. Not valid on prior purchases. No rain checks or refunds. Offer expires December 31, 2015 unless noted otherwise above.
Columbus Museum of Art (through August 31, 2015)
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
King Arts Complex
Ohio History Center & Ohio Village
Wexner Center for the Arts
Reciprocal Garden Benefits
Conservatory members enjoy benefits at over 270 gardens and arboreta in North America. Be prepared to present your Conservatory membership card to receive those benefits. To view an online list of reciprocal American Horticulture Society institutions, visit www.ahs.org/gardening-programs/rap
, and click on Find a Garden.
Out on the Town
The Conservatory is pleased to participate in Out on the Town, a program offering 20% off food items at participating Dine Originals Columbus restaurants, Sundays through Thursdays. This benefit is available to Centennial and higher level members.
Members receive an Out on the Town discount card which is valid for during the length of your membership. You will receive a new Out on the Town card when you renew your membership. For more details and participating restaurants, please visit the Dine Originals Columbus website.
If you would like to upgrade your membership to the Centennial level or higher, please stop at the Visitor Center on your next visit or call the membership office at 614.715.8058.
Green Thumb Discount Program
May–October. The Conservatory partners with local businesses including landscapers, greenhouses, garden centers and nurseries to offer special discounts for Conservatory members.
Thank you to these 2014 participating businesses:
DEMONYES GREENHOUSE INC.
GREENSCAPES LANDSCAPE CO, INC.
SEELY’S LANDSCAPE NURSERY
WILD BIRDS UNLIMITED—WESTERVILLE
Area garden-themed businesses are invited to become a 2015 Green Thumb Discount Program participant. If you would like to recommend a favorite business, have a question or comment about this program or would like to add your business to this list for 2015, please email email@example.com
or call 614.715.8058.