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Member Privileges

Take advantage of your Conservatory membership ~stroll the lush indoor and outdoor gardens, experience the current exhibit in the Showcase Garden, or simply soak up the serenity of our downtown oasis.

Don't Miss These Members' Only Events & Privileges in 2019!

 * Members' Only Preview to the Mother's Day Plant Sale
Thursday, May 9, 4 to 7 pm

* Early Entry to Botanical Roots Concerts:
Members will be admitted at 7:15 pm (general public at 7:30 pm)

* Early Entry to JazzWorks!:
Members will be admitted at 5:30 pm (general public at 6 pm)

* Member Check-in Table at Special Events
Pooh Day, February 9
Easter in the Garden, April 19
Bug Day, June 22 
Jazzworks, July 20
Botanical Roots Concert Series, July 26, August 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30
Pumpkin Zone, October 19
Holiday Kick-off Party, November 27   


* Member Appreciation at Botanical Roots Roots Concerts- 

Bring a guest(s) for FREE to each Roots concert!

Individual membership = 1 guest per concert

Family/Grandparent/Higher Level membership = 2 guests per concert

Just show your member card at the admissions desk to claim your free guest(s).


E News Member Christmas

Conservatory Member Holiday Night  

Wednesday, December 11, 5:00-8:00 p.m.

Join us in the Showcase Garden and experience the wonders of Christmas at the Conservatory!

• Light refreshments
• Carolers from the Purdue University Fort Wayne School of Music
• “Christmas Connections” exhibit
• Hands-on activity
• Photo ops galore in the holiday exhibit
• 20% off in the Conservatory shop

Member Admittance
Individual: Admit One
Family: Admit 2 adults & children under age 17 living at home
Grandparent: Admit 2 adults living at the same address and all their grandchildren under age 17
Add-a-Guest: Admit 1 additional

Please give your name at the admissions desk in the Atrium ~ we look forward to seeing you this holiday season!


Members’ Check-in Table at the Holiday Kick-Off Party
Wednesday, November 27, 5-9 pm


* Members’ Only Free Passes to Holiday Late Nights

2 Free Passes to Holiday Friday Nights 11/29, 12/6, 13, 20 5-8 pm

As a member perk, bring two guests for free to our extended hours 5 to 8 pm on each of the four Holiday Friday Nights.

Just show your member card at the admissions desk to admit your two free guests on these special nights!

For additional Member Holiday benefits this season check out the Member News!

Not a member yet?  Memberships will be available for purchase at the Member Holiday party!!


Reciprocal Membership Benefits 

Enjoy reciprocal admission and discounts – as a Conservatory member, you have access to special benefits from our partners through the  American Horticultural Society *:

* The American Horticultural Society's Reciprocal Admissions Program offers free admission and/or additional benefits at nearly 325 gardens throughout North America and the Cayman Islands. You can reference their website: http://www.ahsgardening.org/ or view the list of 325 gardens.

Click here for the full list of your Member Benefits.

Thanks for helping to support our programs and the gardens~we look forward to seeing you soon! 


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

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