Modeled after London's Crystal Palace, the Volunteer Park Conservatory stands as the focal point of Volunteer Park. First proposed in 1893, the Conservatory was incorporated into the design by the prestigious landscape architects, the Olmsted brothers.
The structure was completed in 1912 and contains a variety of unique plant collections, featuring bromeliads, palms, ferns and cacti, as well as an award-winning orchid collection. The seasonal house display changes quarterly for year-round beauty. The Gift Shop/Resource Center, offer events throughout the year and provide docent-guided tours.
1400 E Galer St, Seattle, WA 98122
Open:Year-round, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, closed Mon, docent tours available (See website for reservation information)
Tues - Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Adults over 18 $4, Ages 13-18 $2, Free under 13
Free Admission First Thursday & First Saturday of every month.