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Escape the Winter Blues at the Franklin Park Conservatory’s Orchid Exhibit


COLUMBUS, Ohio (February 24, 2024) – Trade the winter blues for a dazzling display of colors and scents at the Franklin Park Conservatory’s Orchid Exhibit!

Escape the Ordinary:

Immerse yourself in a vibrant escape from February’s chill. From January 20th to March 10th, the Dorothy M. Davis Showhouse transforms into a tropical paradise with thousands of blooming orchids.

More than Just Flowers:

  • Explore the Chihuly Collection, featuring renowned glass artist Dale Chihuly’s stunning creations.
  • Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Franklin Art Glass Studio with the Future Perfect: Completion Pending exhibit.
  • Let your kids discover the Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation Children’s Garden, open year-round.

Planning Your Visit:

  • General Admission: $23 (adult), $19 (senior/student), $15.50 (child)
  • Hours: Daily, 10 am – 5 pm (special events/evenings vary)
  • Reservations: Recommended but not required (website link)
  • Membership Options: Discounted rates for frequent visitors (website link)

Free Admission:

  • Community Days: First Sunday of each month for Franklin County and Columbus residents (ID required).
  • Access Program: Reduced admission for SNAP, EBT, WIC, and Medicaid participants (website link)

Member Perks:

  • Columbus Member Advantage Program: Members of participating attractions save $3 on admission (no coupon needed).

Don’t miss this vibrant escape! Visit the Franklin Park Conservatory for a dose of spring amidst the winter chill.