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Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory

1100 S Calhoun St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-3007
+1 260-427-6440
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Familyfriendly

One might not think of a botanical garden as family friendly, but this one has stuff that will... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ken & Alice C
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Fort Wayne
Great

If you enjoy plants and nature, this is definitely a place to check out. It varies some by season... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
Kim H
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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1100 S Calhoun St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-3007
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One might not think of a botanical garden as family friendly, but this one has stuff that will interest children. Several exhibits have hands-on learning for children of all ages. Be sure and bring the family during Christmas time. It's extra-special!

Thank Ken & Alice C
Reviewed 7 January 2018

If you enjoy plants and nature, this is definitely a place to check out. It varies some by season as well.

Thank Kim H
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We loved our visit to these beautiful gardens! Friendly staff, cheap entry (I think $5 per person) cute lil coffee shop & gift shop. The only reason I didn’t give it a 5 stars is because the desert room was not very large or in...More

Thank Veronica H
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

My grandchildren had a grand time at the botanical gardens. The Christmas theme was snowmen. The children were given a picture of all the snowmen that they had to find throughout the gardens. The gardens are always beautiful every time we attend.

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 18 December 2017

We took the grandkids to see Santa and the Reindeer. As always we love the Botanical Garden. The Santa was amazing. Our timing was terrible. Literally as we were entering the garden, Santa was leaving the garden for a break. H did stop to speak...More

Thank daqattaq
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Fort Wayne is a small city but blessed to have a number of quality venues that other small cities lack. The Botanical Gardens are a really cool place to visit. In two or three large interior and one exterior gardens are a good sampling of...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This conservatory is wonderful. We enjoyed our stroll through the various rooms. The place is small but well kept. We had fun playing with the interactive displays.

1  Thank cwhite209
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Great for all ages. Beautiful indoor and outdoor gardens. Activities for children. Photo ops everywhere.

Thank Laken M
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I absolutely love taking portraits here as well as nature photography. Every corner is different yet they all work well together. Always have this place in mind when I want to relax as well.

Thank Hayley M
Reviewed 5 October 2017

The Conservatory changes things up regularly so it is fun to visit a few times a year. One trip through was to enjoy butterflies. Another time was for a seasonal display. It was relaxing and not overly crowded on the day I went.

Thank DIANE C
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Gail S
26 July 2017|
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Response from Kathy L | Reviewed this property |
I would call the Botanical. When the butterfly exhibit is there, all are in a tent. The butterflies do land on you. Anytime we have visited there has never been a line to enter the butterfly tent.
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