Deepwood Museum and Gardens




Deepwood Museum and Gardens located in Salem, Oregon is an elegant outdoor venue consisting of several formal gardens with an 1894 Queen Anne Victorian home and Carriage House in the background. The manicured gardens create a lush fairytale setting for your wedding ceremony. An outdoor reception needs very little additional decor to complement its surroundings. Enjoy an evening with friends and family in the height of style. Deepwood provides you with a venue that is as effortless as it is beautiful. Invite your loved ones for an event that will be remembered for years to come.

Venue Style

Museum/Gallery, Park/Garden, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 20 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 250 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 30 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 250 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 8:00AM. There are tours in the historic home Wednesday through Saturday from 9:00AM until 1:00PM year round, but your rental may start before 1:00 PM. We will close off the formal gardens for your event. Rentals must end no later than 10:00PM.

Rental Fees

Rent the grounds for 9 hours Friday through Sunday, or 6 hours Monday through Thursday. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $125/hr. June through September: Saturday: $2,500 Friday or Sunday: $2,100 Monday-Thursday: $1,500 May & October: Saturday: $2,000 Friday or Sunday: $1,600 Monday-Thursday: $1,100 A refundable security deposit of $300 is required. Formal garden space is unavailable for rent November through April.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Deepwood Museum and Gardens is estimated at between $7,420 and $9,920 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Ceremony arch
Tables and chairs provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
No kitchen
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
Beer and wine only
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
No smoking
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 10:00PM