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Franklin Park Conservatory, Columbus, Ohio

 
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Distance from city center: 11.2mi
Belle's pictureby Belle General travel tip
added on the 17th of October, 2010
Home of a wide variety of exotic plants and other amazing exhibits, the Franklin Park Conservatory is a must-see in Columbus. The most amazing exhibition that we saw in the park (and which ends on the 14th of Nov.) was the Savage Garden flesh-eating plants collection. Real and sculpted plants can be seen which are truly amazing.

There is also a glass collection of the famous Dale Chihuly which can be seen throughout the museum. Amazing!

Try to book in advance if you're going with a larger group.

Address:
1777 W Broad St, Columbus, OH 43223, USA

Price:
Adults: $11, children: $6.

Opening Hours:
Every day from 10:00 to 5:00pm. (until 8:00pm on Wednesdays)

On the web:
http://www.fpconservatory.org/

 
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