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Conservatory: 327-7183 Pool/Gym: 327-7327
Arts Center : 327-7135
Indy Parks Main: 327-7275

GARFIELD PARK CONSERVATORY is located within the 136 acre Garfield Park, on Indianapolis' near south side. The facility is open to the public and offers workshops, gardening demonstrations, youth education and guest lecturers on horticulture and landscaping. The conservatory features special exhibits throughout the year, including holiday poinsettias, orchids and the spring bulb show!


Conservatory Closed all day

Monday, September 7
Labor Day

Wednesday, November 11
Veterans Day

Conservatory & Sunken Garden Hours:
Mon-Sat 10:00 a.m.- 5 p.m.     Sunday 1-5 p.m.

Daily Admission: $2       Special Event Admission $3


Call 327-PARK or click here to register online. Most programs require PRE-REGISTRATION in order to attend.

Herbal Harvest
Date: Saturday, August 1       Time: 10-11am       Fee: $5      Ages: 16 and up
In this program presented by the Central Indiana Herb Society, learn about harvesting, drying, and storing herbs for home use. Registration required. Payment will be collected by instructor.

The Buzz about Bees!
Date: Saturday, August 2       Time: 1:30-3:30pm       Fee: Free      Ages: Adult
Meet our volunteer beekeeper and learn all about bees and beekeeping. Take a look at our resident hive and see first-hand out honey is harvested.

Little Green Thumbs
Date: Thursday, August 6       Time: 10-11am       Fee: $5      Ages: 2-6
Bring your little gardener to get their hands dirty in the Children's Garden. Participants will have the opportunity to plant, care for, and harvest crops in the Garden. Registration required.

Early Morning Meditation
Date: Saturday, August 8       Time: 8:30-9:30am       Fee: 10      Ages:Adult
Join us for a tranquil morning in the tropical Conservatory. Program will begin with an instructor-led meditation and breathing exercise and end with free quite time for finding restorative peace. Registration required.

Bug Hunt!
Date: Saturday, August 15       Time: 10-11a,       Fee:$4      Ages:2-8
Worms, snails, beetles, and butterflies, oh my! There are so many bugs living in the Children’s Garden and all around us! Join as we go in search of these cool critters and learn interesting facts about them.

Email Updates: You can also be added to an email list for upcoming events by clicking here. Simply type "ADD ME TO THE LIST" in the subject line of your email and email updates will be sent out monthly.

Click here to register online using the 6-digit barcode.

Site last updated December 30, 2014


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