L_Front-of-GPC_Harvest-Day-2016The Garfield Park Conservatory is one of the largest and most stunning conservatories in the nation. Often referred to as “landscape art under glass,” the conservatory occupies approximately two acres inside, where thousands of plant species are on display throughout eight rooms in this magnificent facility. Travel through the conservatory and experience the lush flora and tropical temperatures taking you away from the hustle and bustle of Chicago. Don’t forget to visit the 12 acres of stunning outdoor gardens during the summer!



solarise Exhibit

Come check out our light-art installation by renown artist group Luftwerk before it’s too late!


Urban Roots

Urban Roots is the Conservatory’s newest, intensive high school education program. Click the image to find out more!


Honey for Sale!

A newly harvested batch of CONSERVATORY HONEY is on sale in our Gift Shop! Get your jar before it sells out!

scarecrow activity

Harvest Day

Sat. Sept. 17, 12pm-4pm – Join us for our annual Harvest Day celebration with honey tastings, livestock, lawn games and more!


Music Under Glass: Viennese Café with Oistrakh Symphony of Chicago featuring Ilya Kaler

Sunday, September 25 – Join us for a unique Viennese Café performance and support the Conservatory.


Wine Under Glass 2016

Oct. 6 – Join us for Wine Under Glass, a celebration of wine & food benefitting the Garfield Park Conservatory Alliance.