Wisteria Hall in the Washington Park Arboretum




Nestled within 230 acres of beautifully maintained collections and in close proximity to downtown Seattle and the University of Washington, the Wisteria Hall in the Washington Park Arboretum is an ideal venue for your dream wedding. Your wedding portraits will be stunning with the entire Arboretum Park as your backdrop. Celebrate the nature and beautiful surroundings with an outdoor ceremony on the patio and watch as the couple exchanges vows under a trellis laden with wisteria. Enjoy a lovely indoor/outdoor, seated reception in Wisteria Hall or on either Patio. Guests will take-in the breathtaking gardens during cocktail hour while the joyful newlyweds take romantic wedding portraits. The South Patio can be tented and strung with paper lanterns and market lights to add a whimsical feel to the festivities and a sparkle of fun as the guests dance the night away.

Venue Style

Event Center, Park/Garden, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 100 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 90 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 100 guests

Time Restrictions

Your 9 hour window includes any set-up and clean-up. Additional hours can be purchased for $175/hour.

Rental Fees

for 2017: The rental fee is $2,900 for a ceremony and reception and includes 9 hours of event time including set up and clean up time. The rental fee includes both outdoor and indoor spaces .Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $175/hr

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Wisteria Hall in the Washington Park Arboretum is estimated at between $4,545 and $10,433 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


BYO, Choose from List



Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Choose from a list for catering
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 10:00PM