Be a Friend to Como’s Marjorie McNeely Conservatory

Community support keeps the Conservatory’s gardens and horticultural collections growing.

Sponsoring a garden is a unique way to keep the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory growing strong. Your donations help to plant thriving gardens, grow new programs, and preserve the Conservatory’s historic character for generations to come.

Sponsor a garden by filling out the form below or calling 651-487-8229.

Sponsorship packages make great gifts for any occasion. Please allow two weeks for processing and delivery.

Donations received by December 14th will be acknowledged prior to December 25th.

Garden Sponsorship levels and benefits:

Adventurer – $55 

  • Shipping included
  • Garden momento
  • Certificate of sponsorship
  • Photograph and fact sheet of your chosen garden
  • Subscription to our quarterly newsletter, Como Friends Insider
  • Invitations to supporter-only events
    (value of goods and services: $15)

Steward – $100

  • Previous level benefits
  • A set of Como Park Zoo and Conservatory postcards
    (value of goods and services: $16)

Guardian – $250

  • Previous level benefits 
  • A garden themed book
    (value of goods and services: $31)

Protector – $500

  • Previous level benefits 
  • Invitation to a private annual reception
    (value of goods and services: $55)

Horace Cleveland Society – $1,000

  • Previous level benefits 
  • A guided tour of the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory with a gardener to learn more about the garden you sponsored
    (value of goods and services: $130)

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  • Sponsor a Garden

    Help the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory grow.