Upcoming Events!

Lil’ Explorers

Thursdays through April

You and your Lil’ Explorer will meet animal and plant visitors, enjoy story time, play games, and join in many other fun activities


2014 Events

Music Under Glass

January 5, 12, 19, February 2, 9, 16, 23, March 2

Escape the winter chill in the gardens of the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory with a concert series featuring a perfect blend of musical genres.


Winter Flower Show

January 11 – March 16

The Winter Flower Show offers guests an opportunity to escape the cold snow and enjoy the colorful flowers. The Winter Show will feature various Cyclamen, Pansies, Viola, Cineraria, Amaryllis, Primula, Azaleas, Camellias, Velthemia all in a mixture of purple, red, pink and yellow.  Fragrance to the show will be supplied by various Oriental lilies and Papewhite Narcissus.


Zoolympics Weekend

January 18 – 20

Celebrate the winter chill and get ready for the 2014 Winter Olympics at this three day event. See how your skills compare against those of the animal kingdom.


Orchid Society of Minnesota Winter Carnival Orchid Show

January 25 and 26

Hundreds of orchid plants owned by individual and commercial orchid growers transform the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory into a tropical wonderland.