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Conservatory of Flowers

#75 of 535 things to do in San Francisco Features Animals
John F. Kennedy Drive, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA 94118
+1 415-831-2090
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John F. Kennedy Drive, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA 94118
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+1 415-831-2090
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a beautifully restored historic conservatory with rooms full of tropical plants. You can imagine that you are in the various habitats as you walk through the rooms. Each is at the temperature optimal for the plant species featured. The butterfly special exhibit was...More

Thank CreateConnects
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a huge park that could take a lot of walking and time to cover. If you are really interested in looking at some of the flora and fauna in detail, then you better keep at least 4-5 hours spare. There is a lot...More

Thank kalpesha
Reviewed 1 week ago

There's always so much to do in the Golden gate park. We brought our bikes so Parking wasn't an issue. We visited the conservatory around 5:00 PM, they close at 6:30, it wasn't crowded. The butterfly exhibit was a special treat.

Thank L M
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

I am not into plants, so the flower conservatory alone did not peak my interest. If you dont love plants then this may not be a worthy spot. HOWEVER, during our visit to San Fran the flower consrevatory was having a butterfly exhibit. I have...More

Thank ALinCA5512
Reviewed 21 March 2017

the conservatory has so many plants and you learn alot about them. They also have the butteflies exihibit and that is an interesting part. I enjoyed the quiet coll calmin enviroment they had. The addition of water falls and bridges made the place look so...More

Thank mothergirl
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We went on a weekday in February and it was not crowded. We very much enjoyed the walk through the different sections with so many beautiful orchids. We really enjoyed that. When we got to the butterfly section, we arrived just in time to see...More

Thank plasmablip
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Our third trip to the Conservatory of Flowers, each in a different season, and always different plantings outside and exhibits inside. Worth the price of admission in any season.

Thank Andy A
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This amazing building located in Golden Gate Park is a perfect rainy day place to visit. The range of flora is impressive and the lily pond has been an attraction for years. The building can be a venue for a special event, but book in...More

Thank HaljoHal
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

This glass house was beautiful, we loved it here! Being in the butterfly room was amazing, even spiritual!

Thank Carrie P
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Lots of nature here and you can walk around looking at stuff and seeing a world that is rare in a big city.

Thank Alzor S
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how much is admission?
13 April 2016|
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Response from Santde | Reviewed this property |
It's not free. $8 per person for non SFO residents. For hours and admission fees please check at conservatoryofflowers website. Admission fees General public: $8.00 for Adults $6.00 for Youth ages 12-17, Seniors age 65... More