Friends of the Domes

Mitchell Park Domes Board of Directors

Friends of the Domes Mission Statement

The Friends of the Domes mission is to promote and support the Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory (the "Domes") and surrounding park by creating and enhancing the visitor experience of this globally significant urban destination.

Friends of the Domes Vision Statement

By sharing our appreciation and understanding of habitats that sustain our world, we foster an environment where everyone can experience unique worldwide plant collections in a natural setting.

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Employment Opportunities

Special Events Coordinator

The Friends of the Domes is looking for an experienced event planner to help us maintain our reputation for memorable events by managing the production from concept through completion. This position includes the planning and execution of Friends of the Domes' (FOD) annual signature events as well as creation of other occasional and member only events.

  • Part Time – Approx. 20 hours/week
  • Much work can be completed at home
  • Requires occasional night and weekend hours
  • Click here for full job description and how to apply

Domes Gift Shop

Our non-profit gift shop is staffed by a great group of people. The shop focuses on horticultural items related to the Conservatory and carries many works from local artists, authors and vendors. Let us know if you would like to join our staff to help in our mission of support for the Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory. To apply email Gift Shop Manager, Mary Philipp at: