- Open: Daily 10 a.m. – 5 p.m (Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas)
- Location: (Map It) 1777 East Broad Street in Columbus, Ohio
- Phone: 614-715-8000 or 800-214- 7275 (Group rates and tours are available by calling 614-715-8018)
- Web: www.fpconservatory.org/
Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is a premier horticultural and educational institution showcasing more than 400 plant species and special exhibitions. The Conservatory offers beautiful and diverse climates including an arid Desert, a tropical Rainforest, a cool Himalayan Mountain, and a lush Pacific Island Water Garden. Franklin Park surrounds the Conservatory and provides 88 acres of landscaped gardens and green space. The Conservatory owns a signature collection of Dale Chihuly glass artwork and its annual exhibits include Blooms and Butterflies, the Orchid Forest and Holidays at the Conservatory. The Conservatory also offers a gift shop and café and parking is free.