Garfield Park Conservatory & Sunken Garden, Indianapolis

(4.5/5 based on 85+ reviews on the web)
Garfield Park Conservatory and Gardens is located within the 136 acre Garfield Park, on Indianapolis' near south side.

The 10,000 sq. ft. Conservatory is open year round and houses hundreds of orchids, fruiting trees, and koi ponds.

The outdoor Sunken Garden blooms with tulips in the spring and an annual display in the summer. Environmental education programs are available for children, adults, and families.
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  • Old School. Garfield park is just south of the city off of pleasant run parkway. I am sure it was a great neighborhood many years ago and it appears to be coming back. This area is a big wooded city p...  more »
  • I visited the conservatory with my 2 sisters (we are in our early 60's) and we were amazed at how much was packed into this building. We have been to many botanical gardens and conservatory's and thou...  more »
  • Love the park. My dogs love the park. The sunken gardens are amazing as is the conservatory. Oldest park in Indianapolis, you can't beat it unless you hate to be outside.  more »
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  • We were not able to enter the Conservatory due to closing for National Holiday. What we could see from the windows, the facility looks impressive. Will attempt to return another day. Was not impressed by the Sunken Gardens. Well maintained grounds, but would rather rename as Sunken Lawns. There is a lack of actual gardens and large grass lawns in place. The old photos show a more impressive garden than today's venture.
  • Love the experience. Beautiful zen full place , most def will try to come wkly 😘😘😘
  • Went through with my grand kids they loved it! !!
  • Went to the reptile and amphibian show and had a great time! We had never been to the conservatory before, so checking out the plants were an unexpected delight. It is a great place to take young kids because it is not too big and overwhelming for them.
  • Beautiful! I love the waterfall and the koi ponds. Such a lovey place!