Wisteria Hall, located in the Washington Park Arboretum, adjacent to the Visitors Center, is one of two event sites run by the UW Botanic Gardens, the other being the Center for Urban Horticulture, a little over two miles North. Rentals include indoor Wisteria Hall along with two beautiful outdoor terraces in the heart of the 230-acre park .

Weddings, receptions and corporate holiday parties are just a few of the social events that take place in Wisteria Hall.  In addition this is the perfect place for a business meeting or retreat that feels like it is in nature – without having to travel out of city!


Rental Space at the Washington Park Arboretum:


  • Seats up to 90 theater-style
  • Seats up to 7o classroom-style
  • Seats up to 80, or 95 reception-style
  • Opens onto the exterior South terrace which holds:
    • 90 ceremony, 60 seated using perimeter seating
  • Includes West terrace as well which holds:
    • 30 seated
  • Parking:  readily available, 10 spots reserved.
  • Disability accessible
  • A/V:  Screen on site (A/V rental available)
  • 100 black interior chairs and 20, 6-foot tables included
  • WIFI is included

For more information about renting space for corporate or UW events, please contact the rental facility office at 206.221.2500 or via email at: uwbgfac@uw.edu

For weddings, please contact our event planners at 206.616.9113 or via email at: weddings@edu



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