wedding venues

des moines botanical garden

The Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden is a beautiful space for your wedding day. This unique space is perfect for you and your guests to enjoy throughout an evening of celebration!

The Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden has several spaces available for rent. These bases include the conservatory, Dupont room, Walsh and Swartz rooms, and Trellis Café. Your ability to choose from these separate spaces can create an intimate wedding experience no matter the size of your wedding guest list.

In addition to these spaces, you may also rent out the signature outdoor gardens. Weddings held outside in the evening land to stunning sunsets overlooking downtown Des Moines with beautiful nature surroundings.

The greater Des Moines botanical Garden’s are nestled in downtown Des Moines which gives your wedding guests easy access to several nearby hotels and restaurants as well as other activities to make a great weekend experience of Des Moines.

When having a Greater Des Moines Botanical Gardens wedding, they provide you with several benefits including complimentary admissions to gardens to guests, complimentary linens, set up and teardown of tables and chairs, free parking, and dedicated event staff on-site during the event as well as much more.

To learn even more about renting out this beautiful venue, please check out their website at

Greater Des Moines
Botanical Garden Details

909 Robert D. Ray Drive, Des Moines, IA 50309


Capacity: Up to 500 guests for outdoor weddings. Up to 220 guests for indoor weddings.

approx. $2,000-$4,000 for weekend celebration rental