Williams Conservatory

Promoting botanical research, education, and outreach since 1994.

Welcome to the Williams Conservatory! Located in the Aven Nelson building at the University of Wyoming, our greenhouse is home to over 600 tropical, neotropical, temperate and arid species from around the world. Conservatory facilities are used by researchers, educators, students in both K-12 and post-secondary levels, artists, horticulture enthusiasts, and the general public.

The Williams Conservatory is a free public resource open year-around.  Plan a visit!

Image of Williams Conservatory lit up at night with grow lights
Stitched images of four different species of orchid flowers


South of the Aven Nelson building
UW Campus
9th Street at University Street

Hours of Operation:

Monday- Friday

10AM- 4PM

Contact Us

Williams Conservatory

1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-4336

Email: conservatory@uwyo.edu

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