Wisteria Hall, located adjacent to the Washington Park Arboretum Visitors Center, is one of two event sites run by the UW Botanic Gardens. (The other site is the Center for Urban Horticulture, a little over two miles North.) Indoor Wisteria Hall rents 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 – 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
  • 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 Chairs and 20, 6-foot tables included
  • Although WIFI is included, please note currently reception in Wisteria Hall is spotty at best.  If your event calls for any stremaing, the Center for Urban Horticulture may be a better fit!


For more information about renting space, please contact the rental facility office at 206.221.2500 or via email at: uwbgfac@uw.eduemilycraig_0245


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