Morris Arboretum

Morris Arboretum

Connecting people, plants, and place.

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Meetings and Special Event Rentals

Are you seeking that unique setting for your special event?

If you want to impress your guests with a memorable gathering in one of the most beautiful settings in Philadelphia, the Morris Arboretum's grounds and facilities will put your event in a class of its own, away from the rush of modern life.

Here you’ll find an enchanted ambiance with original Victorian architecture and fountains, colorfully landscaped gardens, and more than one hundred different tree specimens and eclectic landscaped gardens. For more information, contact the Rentals Team at 215.247.5777 x158 or email rentals@morrisarboretum.org.


Meetings

Our facility offers a variety of room combinations and set-ups available for meeting rentals. Quality audio-visual equipment can be provided for your use. During Café hours, food service is available through Company’s Coming. For food service at meetings occurring outside of Café hours, you may choose from any of our five approved caterers, who represent a variety of cuisine styles and price ranges.

See our current Meeting Rental rates


Corporate Events/Special Events/Parties

Garden Rentals are available for special events from 6:00PM - 11:00PM. You may choose from a variety of outdoor settings -- each with its own enchanting backdrop and peaceful, natural surroundings for a memorable event. You and your party will have exclusive access to the grounds and the Widener Visitors Center carriage house. For more information, contact the Rentals Team at 215.247.5777 x158 or email rentals@morrisarboretum.org.


Looking for wedding information?

Please visit our Wedding Rentals page


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Rental Specials

Invite 400 Guests! Sunday, June 7, 2015 only - Use our big tent, which holds up to 400 people. It includes clear tops, stage, dance floor, and lighting. Available 6:00 - 11:00pm for $6,000. Available 6/7/15 only.


Free Out on a Limb! Book your wedding for Friday, September 11, 2015 and receive Out on a Limb for your cocktail hour - Free!


For more information or to book, contact: rentals@morrisarboretum.org


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Wedding Brochure

Approved Vendors

Area Accomodiations


Unusual, exclusive, memorable...

Morris Arboretum's Out on a Limb is a striking walkway that soars 50 feet above the ground providing your guests with a bird’s eye view of the forest, for a truly memorable event.

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2013 Meeting Rental Rates

Space Capacity Rate
McLean Room 12 people $300
Gates Hall Conference Room 13 people $300
Classroom 22 people $400
Side Tent 50 people audience style $600
Upper Gallery 80 people audience style
64 at round tables
$600
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Weather Update:

The Arboretum is open as usual.
Please note that winter weather conditions can change quickly, check back or call (215) 247-5777 before heading out for a visit.

Weather conditions may limit garden access to certain features even if the garden is open – please check the web site or call (215) 247-5777 for updates before visiting. Our visitors’ safety in the garden is our top priority. Therefore when inclement weather is predicted, we will make decisions about closing the garden accordingly.

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