Arizona Museum of Natural History




Tucked away in Mesa, Arizona is the Arizona Museum of Natural History. This fun museum can be a fabulous site for your wedding celebration. The Museum of Natural History has a Rooftop Terrace that is incredible for wedding ceremonies and outdoor receptions. The open air rooftop provides you and your guests with stunning views. Imagine an intimate ceremony as the sun sets over the horizon. The Circular Gallery may also be used and is a great site for a cocktail reception. The rooftop can feature a dance area, so you and your loved ones can get down well into the evening under the stars. This festive wedding site is also romantic. The rooftop features string lights overhead and an earth tone palette that suits the addition of colorful wedding decorations such as table linens and flowers. Enjoy the spotlight as your and your guests dine, dance, and celebrate in the height of leisure and style.

Venue Style

Museum/Gallery, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Outdoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 150 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 150 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $840 for a ceremony and reception and includes 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $150/hr.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Arizona Museum of Natural History is estimated at between $5,639 and $13,569 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
No kitchen
Public parking

Special Restrictions

Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
No smoking
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 11:00PM