The Skylands Manor at the New Jersey Botanical Gardens
Located within the 1,000 acres of natural woodlands that make up the Skylands in Ringwood, New Jersey, the Skylands Manor offers romance and glamour for weddings that are reminiscent of those found in fairy tales. Imagine your ceremony in your own private chapel by the serene Shepherd Lake. Or perhaps you wish to say “I do” in the midst of a tree-lined orchard. Skylands Manor has rolling lawns, graceful verandas, and stone terraces that provide the perfect ambiance fit for any theme. You and your guests can explore 100 acres of formal botanical gardens for one-of-a-kind photo opportunities. Live like royalty for the day as you end your wedding celebration in the granite Tudor Revival manor. The vast interior of the mansion display architectural styles of the late Gothic to early Renaissance periods. Guests will be swept away by the elegance of your wedding affair. At the Skylands Manor, you can relax and enjoy the precious moments you have dreamed of for so long.
Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception
Max Indoor Ceremony: 100 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 600 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 220 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 600 guests
Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 2:00AM.
The rental fee for the location is $3,000 and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. There is a minimum guest count depending on the time of year. The set up fee for an outdoor ceremony is $12 per person or $850 for exclusive use of the Chapel.
The average wedding cost at The Skylands Manor at the New Jersey Botanical Gardens is estimated at between $21,420 and $40,766 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.
|Bride's dressing area|
|Groom's dressing area|
|Coat check room|
|Tables and chairs provided|
|Linens, silverware, glassware provided|
|Venue set up and clean up|
|Overnight accommodations available|
|Day of onsite manager|
|Complimentary bridal suite|
|Full kitchen facilities|
|Valet/shuttle service provided|
|All food and beverage handled by venue|
|Food & beverage minimum|
|Venue must approve all decorations|
|Wheelchair access limited|
|Catering provided by venue|
|Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors|
|Smoking outside only|
|Alcohol must be provided by venue|
|Music must end by 2:00AM|
|No rice, birdseed, etc|