Franklin Park Conservatory has so much to offer for all ages, and your mom will love visiting this incredible attraction for Mother’s Day
Through May 30, 2022 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. Daily butterfly presentations won’t be held in 2021.
Celebrate Mother’s Day weekend at Franklin Park Conservatory with some special events, or book tickets to visit on the Mother’s Day.
Mom will love exploring the beautiful garden and butterfly exhibit, while kids will have a blast in the The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation Children’s Garden.
Celebrate Mom at Franklin Park Conservatory
Mother’s Day Flower Craft: Saturday, May 7 from 11 am – 2 pm.
Decorate a flower pot for Mom or Grandma. Available while supplies last, not every guest is guaranteed craft supplies. $3 per person.
Mother’s Day Musical Performance: Sunday, May 8 at 2 pm.
Listen to a handbell performance by Columbus Ringers. Included with admission.
Book tickets for Chihuly Nights
Gift tickets for Mother’s Day to enjoy an upcoming Chihuly Nights after hours at Franklin Park Conservatory.
See the Conservatory’s Chihuly Collection in a whole new light during Chihuly Nights. All 19 installations will be professionally lit to create a breathtaking view within the backdrop of the interior Conservatory biomes.
Botanica Gift Shop is open and the Garden Café will serve a limited food menu, beer and wine. Special admission is $15-$25 for non-members, and $7.50-$12.50 for members. Access rates are available.
Dates: May 14, June 18, July 9, August 20, September 10, and October 8.
Have Cocktails at the Conservatory
Enjoy fun nights with friends at a venue like no other from 5:30 pm – 9 pm. Each event features a new theme, a rotating cast of local drink vendors, live music, access to the Conservatory, and more. Savor local sips and snacks as you revel in the gardens at golden hour. Ages 21+ only.
Tickets are $30 for non-members, $25 for members. Your mom (or mother of your children) will love tickets for one of these outings!
Dates: May 12, June 23, July 21, August 18, September 22, November 3
Franklin Park Conservatory also offers a variety of art, cooking, and garden workshops and classes – book an experience with mom as a gift for Mother’s Day, or buy her a season pass! Find more options on the website.
Admission and Membership
Regular daily admission to the Franklin Park Conservatory is $22 for adults, $19 for seniors, and $15 for children 3-13 (free under age 2). Click here for available discounts for Franklin Park Conservatory!
Annual memberships make great Mother’s Day gifts! Love to explore the various exhibits and events throughout the year? An annual membership would be worth the cost, as they range from $35 – $175. Senior (60+) memberships are just $40, and the $35 Access pass is for families who are eligible for benefit programs.
Hours are daily 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Find more Mother’s Day fun here!
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