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Ranked #1 of 14 Outdoors in Columbus
Category: Gardens
Owner description: Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is a premier botanical landmark and attraction featuring exceptional plant... more » Owner description: Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is a premier botanical landmark and attraction featuring exceptional plant collections, indoor and outdoor gardens, seasonal art and nature-based exhibitions, and a dynamic array of events for visitors of all ages. Current and Upcoming exhibitions include:Bruce Munro: Light: A special evening engagement featuring the light-based works of artist Bruce Munro. On view Wednesday–Friday evenings, September 25, 2013–February 8, 2014. Merry & Bright: The Conservatory's annual holiday celebration featuring festive poinsettia and evergreen displays, a gingerbread competition and special entertainment. November 23, 2013–January 5, 2014. Orchids: An artful and imaginative display of hundreds of orchids in the warm Dorothy M. Davis Showhouse. January 11–April 14, 2014. Blooms & Butterflies: The 20th anniversary of this popular exhibition features hundreds of colorful, exotic butterflies flying freely in the Pacific Island Water Garden. March 8–September 28, 2014. « less
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Ranked #2 of 14 Outdoors in Columbus
Category: Sports Complexes
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Ranked #3 of 14 Outdoors in Columbus
Category: Parks
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Ranked #4 of 14 Outdoors in Columbus
Category: Gardens
Owner description: One of the largest municipal rose gardens in the U.S., this 13-acre park features more than 11,000 gorgeous rose bushes and... more » Owner description: One of the largest municipal rose gardens in the U.S., this 13-acre park features more than 11,000 gorgeous rose bushes and specialized gardens for herbs, daffodils and perennials. « less
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Ranked #5 of 14 Outdoors in Columbus
Category: State Parks
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Ranked #6 of 14 Outdoors in Columbus
Category: Parks
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Ranked #7 of 14 Outdoors in Columbus
Category: Gardens; Parks
Owner description: Georges Seurat's "Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte" is recreated in a sculptured evergreen garden featuring... more » Owner description: Georges Seurat's "Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte" is recreated in a sculptured evergreen garden featuring larger-than-life human figures, animals and boats. « less
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Ranked #8 of 14 Outdoors in Columbus
Category: Trails
A rolling, 3.8-mile loop for runners.
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Ranked #9 of 14 Outdoors in Columbus
Category: Trails
Trail along the river for bikers and runners.
Ranked #10 of 14 Outdoors in Columbus
Category: Parks
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Ranked #11 of 14 Outdoors in Columbus
Category: Parks
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Ranked #12 of 14 Outdoors in Columbus
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Ranked #13 of 14 Outdoors in Columbus
Category: Trails
For biking and jogging, a flat trail lined with trees and overlooking the river.
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