Trinity River Audubon Center




Just eight miles southeast of downtown Dallas, another world exists at the Trinity River Audubon Center. With its expansive views of incredible wildlife and nature, situated on a 120-acre nature preserve, the center is a unique and ideal venue for your special day. Floor-to-ceiling windows invite visitors into nature the moment they enter the building. A picture-perfect ceremony takes place on the covered deck, where you and your guests will savor the tranquility of a beautiful, peaceful wetland pond. Later, guests will enjoy perusing the nature store with a cocktail in hand as you and your wedding party take stunning photos throughout the property. As the sun begins to set on the natural landscape, your dream reception takes place in the Great Hall. With soaring ceilings, rich hardwood floors and recessed lighting, you and your guests will dine and dance as you admire the Great Trinity Forest through 15-foot glass windows. For a beautiful, nature-inspired wedding full of modern elegance, look no further than Trinity River Audubon Center.

Venue Style

Event Center, Ocean/Waterfront View, Modern


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 220 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 220 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 220 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 2:00PM on Weekdays, Fridays and Saturdays and 3:00PM on Sundays. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $1,200 to $2,400 for a ceremony and reception and includes 4 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. There is a staffing fee based on guest count and event specifics. There is an additional cost for a ceremony in the garden is $600. There is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. Additional hours can be arranged. Please inquire with venue coordinator.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Trinity River Audubon Center is estimated at between $11,929 and $25,877 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Day-of coordinator
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
Exclusive caterer for venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
No smoking
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight
Birdseed and lavendar permitted
No open flames