Celebrate Birthdays, Family Reunions, Graduations, Anniversaries or Any Private Party at the Arboretum

Conveniently located in the Southwest metro area, with a wide range of accommodations for groups up to 375 people at competitive prices. Event spaces are available between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. during the winter months, and between the hours of 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. during the summer. Special arrangements may be made for rentals during before and/or after-hours operation. In addition, admission to the Arboretum is included for all of your guests.

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Indoor Event Spaces

Small Events (5-40 Guests or Less)

Carlson Dining Room
Teaching & Azalea Classrooms

Medium Events (50 Guests or Less)

Fireplace Room Tea Room & Terrace Snyder Classrooms I & II

Large Events (50-375 Guests)

Snyder Auditorium MacMillan Auditorium

Outdoor Event Spaces

Medium Events (80 Guests or Less)

Picnic Shelters

Event Extras & Team Building Activities

Amazing Race/Team Building
Tours & Experiences


Arboretum Catering offers an outstanding array of food and beverage selections for your next lunch, dinner, banquet, meeting, party or social gathering. We provide complete service for events ranging from simple coffee breaks to elegantly served receptions and dinners. You can count on us for quality preparation, professional service and outstanding presentation. Flexible, full-service catering is available for day or evening events.

Talk with a catering representative by calling 612-626-3951 to help you design a unique menu for your event.

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Reserve your space and celebrate your special occasion at the premier northern landscape arboretum.

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You may also contact our Wedding and Private Events Manager at 612-301-7596 about having your special event hosted at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum.