The Conservatory is an unforgettable setting for meetings, weddings, parties, conferences, memorials, and other special events … indoors and out!

Some of the rental amenities include…

  • Three spacious indoor gardens, lively outdoor gardens & scenic water features
  • Seasonally changing exhibits in the Showcase Garden keep your event special & unique
  • Garden settings designed by our team of landscape architects and horticulturalists
  • Hands-on exhibits that remain open during your special event
  • Conservatory host/hostess on-site during your event
  • Free parking in the Civic Center Parking Garage
  • Rentals available all year long with great indoor event space
  • Downtown Free Wi-Fi connectivity in all areas except Tropical and Desert Gardens
  • Ability to freely select your DJs, musicians, or photographers
  • Inclusion of a free one-hour, event dress rehearsal during public hours
  • Pre-event assistance of our event staff to ensure a smooth and successful event
  • Tables and chairs available at no additional cost – set up to your specification on the day of your event

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Visit the Conservatory for a complimentary tour or contact Nate for more information

For rental questions, please contact Nate Cardelli. 

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Currently closed until further notice

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

Holiday Hours:

Thanksgiving: 4pm - 8pm
November 29: 10am - 8pm
Closed:New Years Day, Christmas Day


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