Events Calendar

$1 Nights

$1 Nights

First Thursday of the month, 5:00-8:00 pm

The Conservatory is open on the first Thursday night of the month for a discounted admission of just $1 per person. During each $1 Night you can also drop in to our program room for a fun and educational lecture or activity. No reservations required. We validate parking tickets from the Civic Center Parking Garage for free parking. 

DNI: Butterfly Soap

March 2, 6:00-7:00 p.m.

We will be concocting butterfly soap which you can take home! We will be dying, decorating, and molding fluffy soap into beautiful butterflies. We’ll even have pictures of the butterflies in our exhibit which you can use to model your soap after. We will also have information on butterfly gardening for you to take home.

DNI: Botanical Cookies

April 6, 6:00-7:30 p.m.

Yearning for spring? In April we will be making botanical cookies—iced cookies which you can decorate yourself with edible botanicals. We will have information available on edible flowers and how you can use them in your own cooking!

DNI: Paper Flower Bouquet

May 4, 6:00-7:30 p.m.

This month we’re in the mood for flowers! Paper flowers, that is. Join us as we make a pretty (and easy) paper flower bouquet that promises to last, even if you forget to water it!


Upcoming Events

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Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory
1100 South Calhoun Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
(260) 427-6440


Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 5pm
Thursday 10am - 8pm
Sunday Noon - 4pm
Closed: Mondays, New Years Day, Christmas Day


Adults $5
Children (ages 3-17) $3
Age 2 and under Free