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 …

What’s Up at The Mac?

Pops Series at Garfield Park….MacAllister Amphitheater Thursday, June 11, 2015 7:00 PM Philharmonic Orchestra of Indianapolis Thursday, June 18, 2015 7:00 PM Athenaeum Pops Orchestra Thursday, June 25, 2015 7:00 PM Greater Greenwood Community Band Wednesday, July 01, 2015 8:00 …

Summer Fun Facts

2015  Friends of Garfield Park SUMMER FUN FACTS CELEBRATE • HONOR • SUPPORT This summer Garfield Park has family fun for everyone. The Friends of Garfield Park supports the efforts of our Indy Parks team and is pleased to support …

Year-end Giving Letter FOGP

December 22, 2014         Dear Friends, On behalf of the Friends of Garfield Park, Inc., (FOGP) I would like to thank you for your support of our organization over the years. Since our founding in 1998, we have been committed …

Our Amazing Conservatory

Welcome to our amazing Conservatory! In 1908: The powers-that-be in Indianapolis, hired a gifted visionary, George Kessler, a German-born landscape architect with considerable engineering, and city planning ability as well. Kessler developed, what is known as, The Indianapolis Parks and …

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The Statue of Major General Henry W. Lawton

Annie here,Coming to you from The Garfield Alive Welcome Center Celebrating ~FUN WITH LEARNING GrowingDifference-makers in the Park  Join Us! Difference-makers: Young and old—Past Present Future Stay connected—GarfieldParkIndy.org We are moving forward with our InfoGram project and eager to roll …

James Garfield

James A. Garfield, A Difference Maker

Annie here, Coming to you from TheGarfield Alive Welcome Center Celebrating ~FUN WITH LEARNING Growing Difference-makers in the Park Come see. Difference-makers come in all sizes! Stay connected— GarfieldParkIndy.org Pssst! Digital-DirectTours at Your Finger Tips! We are developing a simple …

Grove of Remembrance

I love walking in the Park. I find each visit is different…and I like that. Today I stopped near the Grove of Remembrance. I just stood there. Minutes went by. I began imagining how it was…back then, 1918. The War …

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Happy Autumn!

Hello, friends…   Happy Autumn! The Park will soon be dressed for the occasion. I can’t wait! I’m so fortunate to live across the street from Garfield Park. I love Fall, and the Park is the best place to celebrate and …