Private Events & Rentals

Set your wedding, corporate or social event apart by celebrating at the San Antonio Botanical Garden. Conveniently located minutes from downtown San Antonio, this 38-acre urban oasis offers you and your guests an escape from the hustle and bustle of city life to a peaceful world of beauty and wonder.

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Children's Birthdays at the Botanical Garden

The Botanical Garden’s birthday party package allows you and your guests to celebrate your child’s special day, Garden style. Your party package gives you and your guests access to the Botanical Garden during and after the party, until closing. Birthday party packages are designed for children ages 12 and under. Learn more.

Private Rentals

Modern, well-appointed and featuring stunning views, the elegant new event center is destined to become one of San Antonio’s premier indoor/outdoor event spaces. Surrounding windows, sliding glass doors and patio overlook the beauty and uniqueness of the Greehey Lawn. Equipped with state-of-the-art audio visual, projector and screen, tables and chairs and two green rooms.

Capacity: Up to 250 guests banquet seating | 350 guests in lecture seating

Bringing together the most beautiful elements of the outdoors, the Greehey Lawn can accommodate a sit-down dinner or a festival for your closest friends. A highly desirable outdoor setting including a Wisteria Arbor surrounded by mature live oak trees, limestone paved plaza and the peaceful sounds of running water from the John L. Santikos Fountain of the Ferns.

Capacity: up to 720 guests banquet seating

An award-winning, truly one-of a kind space, the iconic Lucile Halsell Conservatory is a sophisticated choice for weddings, receptions or a seated dinner. The Lucile Halsell Conservatory surround an interior courtyard centered around a serene water garden. Guests have access to the Exhibit Room featuring a collection of tropical plants.


Capacity: Up to 250 seated

Embrace the romantic ambiance of the Amphitheater’s picturesque wisteria and crossvine columns in this secluded venue, perfect for a ceremony, seated dinner or cocktail party. This historic above-ground water reservoir has been converted into a beautiful setting for an afternoon or evening gathering.


Capacity: Up to 300 seated

Give your small event or intimate gathering an authentic Hill Country flavor in this historic, indoor/outdoor space.


Capacity: up to 70 guests combined indoor and outdoor space

Featuring a wraparound patio overlooking The Zachry Foundation Culinary Garden and orchard, these two striking, modern spaces create the perfect atmosphere for an intimate dinner or important meeting. These modern classrooms are equipped with state-of-the-art audio visual, projector and screen.


Capacity: Up to 100 guests

Awards and Recognitions

  • 2020 Local Favorite by Texas Wedding Guide
  • 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 Bride Favorite by San Antonio Weddings
  • Favored LGBT-supportive vendor by Love Wins Texas Weddings
  • 2019 Best Wedding Venue by San Antonio Current
  • 2019 Event Production of the Year Award by NACE – Alamo Chapter
  • 2016, 2017,2018, 2019, 2020 Wedding Wire Couple Choice Awards

See what others are saying.

Read the Botanical Garden’s reviews on The Knot, Wedding Wire, and San Antonio Weddings.