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Franklin Park Conservatory

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United States of America - Ohio - Columbus

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International Agenda Registration: No

BGCI Member: No

About the Franklin Park Conservatory

The Mission of Franklin Park Conservatory:
Franklin Park Conservatory nurtures plants and people. We promote environmental appreciation and ecological awareness for everyone. Our unique botanical collections provide lifelong learning opportunities in a friendly and accessible setting, which preserves tradition and provides a refuge for the soul.

Main Address:
Franklin Park Conservatory
1777 East Broad Street
Ohio 43203 United States of America

Telephone: (800) 214-7275
Fax: (614) 645-5921
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Bruce Harkey, Executive Director
    Curator's Name:
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Date founded: 1895
  • Physical Data
  • Total Area: 36 Hectares
    Latitude: 39.9642940
    Longitude: -82.9546270
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Herbarium: No
    Arboretum: No
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Shop: Yes
    Retail Outlet: Plant Sales: Yes

Plant Collections

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Public Lectures/Talks: Yes
    Guided Tours: Yes
    Courses for School Children: Yes
    Courses for University/College Students: Yes
    Education Programme: Yes