Garden wedding venues

Unforgettable settings for an unforgettable celebration

Whether your wedding is an intimate dinner for 20 or a lavish party for 400, The Garden is the perfect backdrop for your special day.

With an abundance of settings - all flexible, customizable, and beautiful - we can help create a celebration as  unique and stunning as you are.

Click on a wedding venue below to view its description, availability and capacities.


Clark Hall

The Garden’s largest indoor space features a magnificent two-story window giving a fairytale view of the nationally acclaimed Western Reserve Society Herb Garden. With its year-round evergreen structure, this view offers floral fantasy in the summer, a symphony of snow in the winter and majestic sunsets throughout the year.

Availability

Daytime and Evenings
Receptions and Ceremonies
 

Capacity
 
Ceremony: 280   Cocktail: 300   Dinner: 200

 
Clark Hall & Eppig Gallery

Cocktail: 400   Dinner: 220                   

 


Woodland Hall

Cleveland Botanical Garden Wedding

The Garden's all-new private event space, Woodland Hall is a flexible venue that can be tailored to be the ideal setting for an elegant reception or ceremony. Regardless of the season, this space simultaneously offers unparalleled views of the peaceful beauty of the Japanese Garden and striking sunsets over the Elizabeth and Nona Evans Restorative Garden reflecting pool.

Availability

Daytime and Evenings
Receptions and Ceremonies

Capacity

Ceremony: 210   Cocktail: 200   Dinner: 150


Woodland Hall & Garden Room

Cocktail: 300   Dinner: 180    

 


Geis Terrace

The Geis Terrace is a majestic, architecutral space with an expansive reflecting pool and fountain at its center. Aquatic plants, including water lilies and lotuses, bloom during the warm months, while evening sunsets are nothing less than inspiring.

Availability

Evenings
Receptions and Ceremonies

Capacity

Ceremony: 220   Cocktail: 530   Dinner: 280

 


Japanese Garden

Japanese Garden Wedding

The Japanese Garden's style evolves from a spiritual philosophy and incorporates thre distinct traditions of Japanese garden design. Carefully selected and placed rocks, trees and shrubs bring the suggest a vista of hills, mountains and running water.

Availability

Daytime & Evenings
Ceremonies

Capacity

Ceremony: 125

 


Sunken Garden

Sunken Garden Wedding

The verdant, sunbathed Sunken Garden is an English-inpsired garden sanctuary surrounded by lush, flowering trees and shrubs from Europe, Asia and the Americas, giving it a secluded, exclusive feel. Hot-colored blooms of orange, red and yellow are accentuated with the cool purple of Chinese Ground Orchid in the spring and summer months.

Availability

Daytime and Evenings
Ceremonies

Capacity

Ceremony: 250

 


Mary Ann Sears Swetland Rose Garden

Cleveland Botanical Garden Wedding

A multiplicity of beautiful blooms surround you in this space. More than 45 rose varieties, carefully selected for their ornamental attributes and fragrance, are displayed in companion plantings of annuals, perennials and woody plants.

Availability

Daytime and Evenings
Receptions and Ceremonies

Capacity

Ceremony: 100   Cocktail: 40                      


 


Allée

The Allée is a beautiful expanse flanked on both sides by the blooming beauty of the Mary Ann Sears Swetland Rose Garden and the charming traditional English knot garden of the Western Reserve Herb Society Herb Garden. The architectural strucure of the Kohl Gate frames sunsets over Wade Oval.

Availability

Evenings
Receptions and Ceremonies

Capacity

Ceremony: 250   Cocktail: 240   Dinner: 200

  


Garden Room

Cleveland Botanical Garden Wedding

The Garden Room offers wide open views of the peaceful beauty of the Sunken Garden and the stunning sunsets on Geis Terrace, making it a lovely, intimate space.

Availability

Daytime and Evenings
Receptions and Ceremonies

Capacity

Ceremony: 100   Cocktail: 100   Dinner: 60


Conway Ellipse

This expansive, contemporary space features a two-story window offering a striking view of the Glasshouse, complete with palm trees and a rolling brook. A natural skylight and maple trim only enhance the room's elegance.

Availability

Evenings
Receptions and Ceremonies

Capacity

Ceremony: 180   Cocktail: 150   Dinner: 100


 
To schedule a tour of Cleveland Botanical Garden or to learn more about how the Garden can work with you to plan your perfect wedding, please contact our on-site event coordinators today or call Bridget Hays at 216.707.2846.