Norfolk Botanical Garden Weddings

Located in the heart of the city, Norfolk Botanical Gardens offers the perfect oasis for your Virginia wedding. Whether you’re looking for a scenic outdoor location or an elegant indoor space (or both), the Garden has it all! With over 175 acres and 17,000 square feet of event space, this venue provides plenty of options to cater to what you envision for your special day.

Norfolk Botanical Gardens Wedding Details

What kinds of spaces are available at Norfolk Botanical Gardens?

Norfolk Botanical Garden Weddings offer 13 gorgeous outdoor locations, each one providing a unique botanical experience. First, there is the Wildflower Meadow which provides a naturally beautiful landscape. The Redwood Glade has striking trees for an enchanting ceremony backdrop. Meanwhile, the Rose Garden is a picturesque expanse full of stunning blooms. These are just a few of the scenic spots available!

The architecture of the indoor spaces delivers the perfect foundation for a beautiful event. From high ceilings accentuated with dynamic beams and skylights in Baker Hall to the unique Rotunda in the Garden Auditorium, the indoor locations are dazzling!

This wide variety of indoor and outdoor event spaces allows you to customize your experience according to your personal style and preferences.  

Will the space accommodate my guest list?

The size of your wedding is no problem at the Gardens! The venue is customizable to fit your party’s needs. The venue is equipped for an elaborate event of up to 400 guests to an intimate group of 20 guests. Regardless of the size of your party, the Garden will feel both personal and dreamy.

What wedding packages are available?

The Garden offers packages tailored to every budget! The various plans range from extensive premium wedding packages that include indoor and outdoor reception locations to ceremony-only or reception-only packages. Engagement and elopement options are also available.

Norfolk Botanical Garden Weddings works exclusively with a carefully selected list of the area’s best vendors in catering, entertainment, lighting, and rentals. They are also able to provide recommendations for additional experienced vendors.

When is the best time to have a wedding at the Gardens?

You can find picture-perfect views year-round at the Norfolk Botanical Gardens! Peak season includes the months of April-June and September-November; however, you will find gorgeous settings no matter the season.

What makes the Norfolk Botanical Gardens unique?

The Garden is an extraordinary location for any Norfolk wedding. The natural beauty of the landscapes provides an idyllic “blank slate” for you to transform into your wedding vision. That said, this would also be a perfect location for anyone who wants built-in décor and a simple-yet-elegant design.

Couples who have chosen this venue boast about the array of options and the breathtaking views in every location. The event team at Norfolk Botanical Garden Weddings is known for their flexibility, professionalism, and helpfulness. They strive to make your day easy and fun.

If you are looking for a wedding venue in Norfolk but want a serene and personalized setting, the Norfolk Botanical Gardens is the perfect place for you!

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