Memorial Services

The Conservatory is a great place for you to honor your newly departed loved one…

Availability on:

  • Weekday (Tuesday – Friday) mornings/afternoons from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • Weekday (Tuesday – Thursday) evenings from 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm
  • Weekend (Saturday & Sunday) mornings/afternoons from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm


  • A Conservatory host/hostess on-site during your event
  • Serene indoor gardens, plus outdoor gardens & scenic ponds
  • Quaint indoor space in which to have a formal service or memorial gathering
  • Accommodates up to 125 guests at a single time
  • Hands-on exhibits remain open during rentals, giving children a place to get away
  • Free parking in the Civic Center Parking Garage
  • Downtown Free Wi-Fi connectivity in all areas except Tropical and Desert Gardens
  • 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 


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