Friends of Garfiled Park

Keeping Garfield Alive, Naturally!

Keeping Garfield Alive Naturally FOGP Board Member Jan Lesniak presents… Indy Parks Regional Manager, Beth Krouch a $2500 grant check supporting a college intern in the Park Conservatory.

Featured Historical Site: The Pagoda Shelter

Pagoda Shelter Welcome to our Pagoda Shelter—truly a place where memories are made—and the stories of each generation, gifts to the next. The Pagoda was a magical place back in the day. It was built in 1903 by a clever …

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 …