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Garfield Park Conservatory & Sunken Garden

2505 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203-4279
+1 317-327-7183
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Wonderful place to visit.

The children absolutely loved the gardens. It was a cheap place for them to walk around and look at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ashley_wilson2007
via mobile
Spring Time, Baby!

There have been many changes at the conservatory to recommend it. It's a quaint atrium with lovely... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Emily A
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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2505 Conservatory Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46203-4279
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"exotic plants"
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"botanical gardens"
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"beautiful flowers"
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"small waterfall"
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"cold winter day"
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"summer and fall"
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"small fee"
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"self guided"
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"nice place to walk"
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"well worth the trip"
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"bloom"
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"amphitheater"
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"poinsettias"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The children absolutely loved the gardens. It was a cheap place for them to walk around and look at things they don’t usually get to see. They referred to it as “the Jurassic Park place.” We will for sure stop again next time we’re in...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

There have been many changes at the conservatory to recommend it. It's a quaint atrium with lovely flowers and such, and a fun sunken garden. A nice place to walk the dog. Take time to stroll the entire park and have a picnic, if the...More

Thank Emily A
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

When I was looking for attractions in Indianapolis, this one really sounded a lot better than it is. I think I may have stayed downtown if I’d known how small it was going to be. I imagined something bigger with multiple rooms and possibly different...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

I stumbled on this garden/park/greenhouse by chance and I wish I'd known about it earlier. Garfield park is pretty great, the greenhouse is really cool and a good place to pop in in the winter when it's freezing outside because it's a tropical jungle inside....More

Thank Wayne S
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

We visited just before Christmas to see the beautiful winter garden. The park has decorated for the holidays with a Christmas village and trains, loads of pointsettias, lights and a couple of trees. Very quiet the night we visited they were open until 8pm. Would...More

Thank Kelsie05
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

This place is perfect for young children just the right size that they are engaged and it’s over by the time they lose interest. So many lovely plants, tulip festival is my favorite time, the outdoor grounds are beautiful in the summer months.

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

This is a small conservatory with a nice sunken garden. The garden had a small fall display but we were visiting in October. The conservatory was small but a great way to learn about exotic plants. This is good for people with mobility issues as...More

Thank Stephanie M
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

I lived in a neighborhood very near to this park and attraction for more than 30 years, and have appreciated its growth, development and community support, especially in recent years. Both the conservatory and sunken garden are unpretentious, but can be beautiful and uplifting. The...More

Thank JoeK04
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Rather small for a city the size of Indy. The quality of your experience will depend on what is in bloom.

Thank dapaze
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

This is an icon Conservatory is a nice place to visit. there is an entrance fee but it is just a couple dollars each. The building is very old and the plants are interesting. The building is very small compared to todays standards. It is...More

Thank Larry L
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