Morris Arboretum

Morris Arboretum

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Weddings at Morris Arboretum

Rental Rates

Facilities Rental

Rentals includes:
Victorian Carriage House - holds up to 65 guests and includes tables and chairs. Tent - holds up to 175 guests; includes tables, chairs, lights, clear sides, and heaters. Grounds around building. Wedding pictures allowed in the garden. Cart and driver for 4 hours.

Rental Rates

May, June, September, October Evenings (6-11:00pm) 2014 2015 2016
Friday evening $3,400 $4,300 $5,100
Saturday evening $4,200 $5,300 $6,300
Sunday evening $3,300 $4,100 $4,900
Monday - Thursday evening $1,600 $2,000 $2,400

April, July, August Evenings (6-11:00pm) 2014 2015 2016
Friday evening $3,100 $3,900 $4,700
Saturday evening $3,600 $4,500 $5,400
Sunday evening $3,000 $3,700 $4,400
Monday - Thursday evening $1,400 $1,700 $2,000

November - March Evenings (6-11:00pm) Carriage House ONLY, no cart/driver. 2014 2015 2016
Friday evening $1,200 $1,500 $1,800
Saturday evening $1,200 $1,500 $1,800
Sunday evening $1,000 $1,300 $1,500
Monday - Thursday evening $800 $1,000 $1,200

Additional Add-on Options

Option Rate
Rose Garden/Pennock Walk - Ceremony and/or Cocktails $900
Use of Out on a Limb $700
Rose Garden or Pennock Walk and Out on a Limb $1,300
Wedding Rehearsals (1 Hour, by apt. only) $100
Additional Golf Cart and Driver (4:00pm - 8:00pm or 5:00pm - 9:00pm) $300

Meeting Rental 10:00am - 4:00pm, Monday - Friday

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
65 at round tables
Early arrival/late departure: $75/additional hour. For evening or weekend meeting rentals, contact the Rentals Team at
*Receive a 20% discount when you book 3 meetings (at once).

Parties & Social Gatherings 3 Hours anytime between 10:00am - 3:00pm

Host your birthday party, baby shower, etc. at Morris Arboretum

Space Capacity Rate
Classroom 22 $450
Side Tent 50 $600
Upper Gallery 80/65 $600
Out on a Limb (6:00 - 11:00pm)
20/75 $1500

Early arrival before 10:00am/late departure after 3:00pm: $75/additional hour

Prices are correct as of September 2014 and are subject to change. For more information contact Rentals and Information at 215.247.5777, x158 or email

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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!

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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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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.