Franklin Park Conservatory hosts Family Fun Days on select weekends that will keep the kids entertained as the weather warms up this spring.
Through September 17, visit the Blooms and Butterflies Exhibit featuring hundreds of colorful, exotic butterflies flying freely in the Pacific Island Water Garden, a warm and tropical haven filled with bright nectar blooms. See new butterflies emerge from their chrysalises, then watch them take their first flight during daily presentations at 1 and 3pm.
Celebrate Mother’s Day weekend with some special events on May 7 and 8.
Celebrate Mom! Family Fun
Saturday, May 13, 11am–2pm: Decorate a flower pot and plant a flower for Mom. At 2pm, an ensemble from the Columbus Symphony will perform. Free with admission
Mother’s Day Concert
Sunday, May 14, 12pm: Celebrate Mother’s Day with a performace by the Columbus Symphony’s Woodwind Trio, featuring Randy Hester on Flute, Robert Royse on Oboe and Betsy Sturdevant on Bassoon. . Free with admission
Admission to the Franklin Park Conservatory is $14 for adults, $11 for seniors and students, and $7 for children (free under age 2). Hours are daily 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.