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COVID-19 UPDATE as of 8/24/2020: A new exhibit called The Flowers of Monet in the Artist’s Garden will open Saturday, September 5! You can book a visit now! Open Wednesday – Sunday; 10am-5pm. Adult admission $5, children and members free. This is an exhibition in partnership with the Art Institute of Chicago. Experience the Artist’s Garden transformed in the lively seasonal display. Featuring tree roses, dahlias, asters, water lilies and more. The Flowers of Monet is seasonal exhibit that runs from late summer – fall. It will remain open as long as the weather permits. Learn more.

To visit The Flowers of Monet exhibit you will need to book a timed entry reservation. To visit the outdoor gardens you will also need to book a reservation. The entrance to The Flowers of Monet garden is a 4-7 minute walk from the Main Gardens, you can book both tickets for one day! Click the buttons below to get started.

To visit The Flowers of Monet in the Artist’s Garden, please reserve your entrance time below.  The timed ticket is good for 30 minutes.

Click the big green button to make your reservation!

To visit the Main Gardens, including the City Garden, the Sensory Garden and the Urban Demonstration Garden, please reserve your entrance time below.  The timed ticket is good for 90 minutes.

Click the big green button to make your reservation!

Cancellations and time changes for the Main Gardens and the Monet exhibit may be made up to 2 hours before your scheduled entrance time. No late entries will be permitted. Your reservation will proceed rain or shine.

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Location & Hours

300 N. Central Park Ave.
Chicago, IL 60624

We are located near the intersection of North Central Park Ave. and Lake St.

We have adjusted hours to safely welcome you back to the outdoor gardens! We are open 10am-5pm Wednesday – Sunday (closed Monday and Tuesday).

Please note that the indoor gardens remain closed at this time.

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Admission

MAIN OUTDOOR GARDENS
Visits are FREE and open to all. You will need a reservation booked in advance of your visit. We welcome donations at time of booking your visit or on-site.

THE FLOWERS OF MONET
$5 per adult, free for children and members. You will need a reservation booked in advance for your visit to this special exhibit.

GROUP TOURS & YOUTH GROUPS:

All group tours are cancelled through December 31, 2020. For questions, please contact groups@garfieldpark.org

All in-person programming is cancelled through December 31, 2020. Our nature education staff is working to move what we can to virtual platforms when possible. Check out our Resource Center to find at-home nature education activities for all ages

Directions

PARKING: We have FREE parking in the Visitor’s Parking Lot just south of the Conservatory entrance., as well as Bike Corrals and a Divvy bike station in front of the building on Central Park Avenue.

You can also take the Green Line to the Conservatory Stop. You won’t miss us, we’re the huge glass building just north of Lake Street on the West side of the street.

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ACCESSIBILITY AT THE CONSERVATORY:

The Garfield Park Conservatory is committed to providing a quality experience for all visitors. Please note, all outdoor pathways on the campus map below are concrete, with pavers or are hard-packed gravel. Smaller side pathways not pictured on the map may be covered in mulch or sand. Learn more about accessibility at the Conservatory.