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Showcase Garden ~ 2018 Exhibitions 

Immerse yourself in a landscape painted with colorful flowers. Our Showcase Garden changes four times a year to celebrate the changing seasons. 

Visit often to see winter flowers, bulbs and spring flowers, summer bloomers, mums and fall flowers and poinsettias. 

“Fairy Tales”

January 13-April 8

A child’s imagination is fueled by stories. In classic fairy tales, we discover giants, wolves, and witches are no match for the valiant but ordinary people to whom unusual circumstances fall. Read more...

“Bugs!” Live Butterfly Exhibit

April 14-July 8    

Visit the Botanical Conservatory for our 16th year of live butterflies and you can also explore the larger world of insects and their arthropod relatives. Read more...


2018 Show Change Weeks

Visit the Conservatory during Show Change weeks (as listed below) and receive $1 off admission.

‘Fairy Tales’  January 8-12     Sponsors: WAJI Majic 95.1,  Fun 101.7 and the Howard P. Arnold Foundation.

‘Bugs!’  April 9-13    Sponsors: Magee-O'Connor Foundation, the PNC Charitable Trusts and WMEE. 

'Art of the Garden: Daniel Dienelt at the Conservatory’  July 9-13     Sponsors: M.E. Raker Foundation and WAJI Majic 95.1.

‘Victorian Christmas’  November 12-16

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