Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens presents multi-faceted, art- and nature-based exhibitions throughout the year. Annual favorites include Orchids, Blooms & Butterflies and Merry & Bright, all of which are developed, designed and installed by Conservatory staff. Special, temporary exhibitions by national and international artists are presented each year.


Blooms & Butterflies
March 11–September 17, 2017

Columbus Blooms
Coming April 2017


Topiaries at the Conservatory: Wild Wonders
May 20–October 29, 2017

Bonsai Display
May 20–November 12, 2017

Harvest Blooms
September 16–October 29, 2017

Gardens Aglow
November 18, 2017–January 3, 2018

Exhibitions are supported by: The Columbus Foundation, Greater Columbus Art Council, Ohio Arts Council