Family Programs

Garfield Park Conservatory is a fantastic place to bring family members of all ages. family of 5 posing for a photo Something’s always growing, and there’s always something new to discover! To make your experience here even more enjoyable, we offer a number of educational opportunities FREE for kids and families!

Looking to bring the experience of the Conservatory’s Family Programs home? Check out our online activities and follow us on social media as we post videos and activities to families to do at home.

Wild Wednesdays

Join us this summer for nature education and fun activities in the outdoor Play & Grow Garden. From July 13th to August 31st, from 4 to 7pm,Nature Educators will provide activities for kids of all ages. This program is drop in and no preregistration is required. This is an evening of imagination and exploration sure to make Wednesday the best day of the week! Adults and young ones can drop in and let the learning begin!

Planning a visit when we don’t have programming?

No problem! We have a variety of resources to make your self-guided visit just as fun, including scavenger hunts, digital tours, activities and more!