Garden Event Venues

For years, Clevelanders have turned to Cleveland Botanical Garden to host their most special celebrations – bridal and baby showers, anniversary dinners, graduation parties, family reunions, bar and bat mitzvahs, children’s birthday parties and more. Let our stunning gardens and reception halls with picturesque views serve as the backdrop that allows your special time to shine.


GEIS TERRACE

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

Availability

Evenings

Capacity

Ceremony:200
Cocktail: 530
Dinner: 400


CLARK HALL

The Garden’s largest indoor space features a magnificent two-story window giving a spectacular view of the nationally acclaimed Western Reserve Herb 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.

Clark Hall can be custom fit to act as a large lecture room, a spacious cocktail site or an elegant dinner setting. Includes retractable theater screen and projector.

Availability

Daytime and Evenings

Capacity

Theater: 280
Cocktail: 280
Dinner: 240

Clark Hall and Eppig Gallery

Theater: 280
Cocktail: 400
Dinner: 260

Clark Hall, Eppig Gallery & Conway Ellipse

Cocktail: 530
Dinner: 380

Clark Hall, Eppig Gallery, Conway Ellipse & Garden Café

Cocktail: 650
Dinner: 470


WOODLAND HALL

The Garden’s newest private event space offers stunning views of the world-class Japanese Garden and the tranquil reflecting pool in the Nona and Elizabeth Evans Restorative Garden. A plethora of natural daylight makes the space an ideal venue for daytime meetings or retreats, while stunning sunsets create a picturesque backdrop for dinner engagements and receptions. Includes a retractable theater screen and projector.

Availability

Daytime and Evenings

Capacity

Theater: 200
Cocktail: 200
Dinner: 210

Woodland Hall & Garden Room

Cocktail: 375
Dinner: 285


GARDEN ROOM

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

Availability

Daytime and Evenings

Capacity

Cocktail: 100
Dinner: 60


CONWAY ELLIPSE

This expansive, contemporary space features a two-story window offering a striking view of a Madagascar oasis, complete with palm trees and a rolling brook. This is the perfect space for a variety of functions, including speaking lectures, cocktail parites or business dinners.

Availability

Evenings

Capacity

Theater: 18
Cocktail: 200
Dinner: 90

Conway Ellipse & Eppig Gallery

Cocktail: 250
Dinner: 150


JAPANESE GARDEN OVERLOOK

The Overlook is a cozy hall that offers a bird’s eye view of the Island Bed and Japanese Gardens.

Availability

Evenings

Capacity

Ceremony: 120
Cocktail: 130
Dinner: 110


We have the experienced staff and resources to make your event simply magnificent. To schedule a tour of the Garden or to learn more about how the Garden can work with you to plan a flawless event, please contact Paula Coakley at 216.707.2833 or [email protected].