May 12 through October 21, 2018
Explore an oversized world of everyday objects in this larger-than-life exhibition featuring backyard items such as Gigantic Adirondack chairs and an enormous birdhouse.
The 2,500-square-foot conservatory in the Visitor Education Center is home to six stunning exhibits annually. Visit often to see them all! Conservatory exhibits are included with general admission.
Spring Cottage Garden | March 3-April 22, 2018
Enjoy a quaint installation of rustic garden decor and spring favorite such as fuchsias, begonias (flower & foliage), ferns, perennials, forced flowering trees and shrubs, and bulbs
Conservatory Closed for Rotation | April 23-April 27, 2018
Backyard Picnic | April 28-July 8, 2017
A summer display inspired by the Featured Exhibition, BIG Backyard.
Conservatory Closed for Rotation | July 9-July 26
Festival of Butterflies | July 27-August 12
See a Conservatory transformed into a butterfly sanctuary. Encounter tropical species of butterflies in every stage of life from larvae to adult, all surrounded by a variety of annuals and tropical plants providing a food source.
Conservatory Closed for Rotation | August 13-17
Display of Annuals | August 18-September 9
A beautiful display of annuals among the signature fountain.
Conservatory Closed for Rotation | September 10-14
Poison Garden | September 15-November 11
Enter if you dare. Encounter a display of carnivorous plants and spooky jack-o-lanterns, along with mums and other fall favorites.
Conservatory Closed for Rotation | November 12-16
Holiday Display | November 17-January 7
Enjoy the biggest variety of poinsettias in Kansas City.