Featured Historical Site: The Conservatory

The Conservatory   In 1908 Indianapolis hired a gifted visionary, George Edward Kessler, a German-born landscape architect with considerable engineering and city planning ability as well. Because he loved his work, he loved Garfield Park. It became his jewel. Kessler had …

Fountain Fest 2015: An Event Recap

By Mark Bowell Here are a few wonderful memories from Fountain Fest 2015, held September 19th at the Garfield Park Sunken Garden. It was a sunny afternoon and evening in Garfield Park as the Friends of Garfield Park hosted the …

Visitor’s Guide to Historic Garfield

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE…Come for Free Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra Concert and Fireworks and be one of the first to enjoy a Guided Walking Tour of Historic Garfield Park Indianapolis, Indiana – You may know that Garfield Park is the oldest city …

Tribute to Betty Foley

May 29th, 2015 Dear Friends, I trust most of you have heard that Betty Foley passed away early this morning, May 29th, 2015. She was an amazing lady and a good friend to many of us. I first met Betty …