General Admission
Now until November 29, 2019
$2 per person
2 and under free
Cash, Check or Card Accepted
Special Event Admission
Conservatory Crossing - Nov 29 - Dec 31, 2019
$4 per person
$10 per family (2 adults max. per family)
2 and under free
Our Next Special Event is:
Conservatory Crossing - Nov 29 - Dec 31, 2019
 
Conservatory Hours
 
Monday - Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday: 1 pm - 5 pm
 
*Admission ends 4:45 PM each day
 
Upcoming Holiday Hours:
Labor Day - September 2, 2019
Sunken Garden Open Only 2-10 PM
November 5 & 11, 2019 ALL FACILITIES CLOSED
Sunken Garden Hours
*October 14 - April 14*
Monday - Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday: 1 - 5 pm

 

Mid April - Mid May

Monday - Saturday: 10 am - 9 pm

Sunday: 1 - 9 pm

 

Mid May - Mid September

Monday - Saturday: 10 am - 10 pm
Sunday: 1 - 10 pm
Mid September - Mid October
Monday - Saturday: 10 am - 9 pm
Sunday: 1 - 9 pm
 
Pets, food and portrait photography (without a permit) not allowed in the Conservatory.
 
Portrait photography (without a permit) not allowed in the Sunken Garden. For more details on permits click here.
Directions
 
From I-65 S
 
Take I-65 North to Exit 109, East Raymond St. Turn left onto E Raymond St. Turn left at the next intersection onto Shelby St. Go 0.3 miles and turn right into Garfield Park, Conservatory will be on the left as you enter. If you pass the public library on Shelby St. you have gone too far.
 
From 1-65 N
 
Take I-65 South to Exit 109, East Raymond St. Turn right onto E Raymond St. from the middle lane. Turn left at the first cross street onto Shelby St. Go 0.3 miles and turn right into Garfield Park, Conservatory will be on the left as you enter. If you pass the public library on Shelby St. you have gone too far.
 
Note the Conservatory entrance is on the north side off of Shelby St. You will not be able enter through the south doors.
 
Special Events for 2019
All special events occur during normal operating hours, unless otherwise noted. Admission price for all special events is listed above.
Haunted Conservatory
Dates: October 23 & 24, 2019
Get spooked as you walk through the Haunted Conservatory!  We have less scary and scary hours, so there is spooktacular fun for the whole family.  Make sure to check out other fun (and free!) events at the Arts Center and Family Center as a part of Ghoulish Garfield! 
Conservatory Crossing
Dates: November 29 - December 31
 
Evenings until 8 pm:  TBD
Come enjoy our annual winter wonderland!  See the Conservatory decked out in its holiday best with a brilliant display of poinsettias and enjoy running model trains, a train village and thousands of twinkling lights.  This display is done in partnership with The Indiana Rail Road Company. 
Spring Bulb Show
Dates: March 2020
 

It’s springtime at the Garfield Conservatory!  Come see our stunning display of tulips and other spring blooms against the backdrop of our permanent tropical collection. 

Bulbs are sold after show.

Gnome Show
Dates: March 2020
It’s spring break, and garden gnomes from far and wide have gathered at the Conservatory for a tropical vacation!  Come see this whimsical display of garden gnomes enjoying the tropical escape and see if you can spot them all!
Orchid Show
Dates: April 2020
 
The Conservatory will be filled with many of displays of blooming orchids from across the Midwest, all competing for awards.  Come check out this annual event presented by the Central Indiana Orchid Society.  Vendors will also be available with orchids for sale.
Bonsai Show
Dates: June 2020
Do you love to take pictures in the park? Show off your photographic talents by entering your photos in the annual park photo contest. Then if your photo is selected as a finalist, it will be put on display for the public.