San Antonio Botanical Garden

San Antonio



Looking for an alternative to traditional wedding venues? Make your special day unforgettable and host your wedding celebration at the San Antonio Botanical Garden. Declare your love surrounded by stunning garden displays or inside historic structures, each option providing a fabulous backdrop for your special day. You’ll discover a variety of venues to choose from including large outdoor spaces and smaller, more intimate indoor settings. Pledge your love in a romantic ceremony in the Fountain Plaza or host your entire celebration in the Garden’s Conservatory. Whether you are planning a small intimate ceremony or a fun-filled celebration with dinner and dancing, this is the perfect location for your big day! Small celebrations can use the Auld House as a reception location. With year-round color, the Garden will create special memories to last a lifetime. Conveniently located in the heart of San Antonio, you and your guests will escape the hustle and bustle of city life and enter a peaceful world of natural beauty and wonder. The Special Events manager is happy to help you with all the details of your special day.

Venue Style

Park/Garden, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 500 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 50 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 600 guests

Time Restrictions

Day time rentals are between 9am - 5pm including set up time. Evening weddings are between 6pm-10pm with set up 3 hours before and tear down 1 hour after.

Rental Fees

The evening rental fee ranges from $770 to $3,830 for exclusive use of the Garden and includes 4 hours of event time. The fee for a ceremony only wedding ranges from $275 to $415 and includes a 2 hour rental time including set up and tear down. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $250/hr. A refundable security deposit of $100 for daytime ceremony or $1,000 for evening weddings is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at San Antonio Botanical Garden is estimated at between $8,095 and $18,330 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


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Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Tables and chairs provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
No kitchen
Public parking
Dance area provided
Security included for evening events
Limited onsite parking

Special Restrictions

Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Choose from a list for catering
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
No smoking
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 10:00PM
General liability insurance required for evening events
Additional time may be purchased after 10:00PM