Weddings at Lantern Court

Your venue should be as unique as you are. Say “I Do” in the truly magical and memorable location of Lantern Court. Welcome your guests to this private estate all year round. The former home of Warren H. and Maude Corning offers outside terraces and gardens as a beautiful backdrop for weddings. Come early and dress in air conditioned rooms overlooking the wedding terrace. Then join your guests for cocktails on the back terrace or while strolling through the main floor. Receptions of 80 people or less are held in the glassed arcade. Tenting the adjoined courtyard accommodates an additional 40 guests.

Estate Package* November - March April - October
Includes tables and chairs $2,500 $3,000

One hour ceremony rehearsal included. Rehearsals are conducted the Thursday before your event date.


*Weekdays, Monday-Thursday, 25 percent discount.


*Members receive a 10 percent discount on all rentals.



Frequently Asked Questions

Services included with rental fees:

  • Tables & chairs are included in rental fee and the space will be set by Holden Arboretum staff to the agreed upon layout one hour prior to your event. 
  • Holden does not provide linens, plateware, glassware, flatware for events. 
  • Holden staff does not coordinate your event.A list of wedding coordinators can be provided upon request.
  • Holden staff does not handle arrangements with the caterer or other third party vendors, a list of additional vendors can be provided.
  • Holden staff does not assist you in decorating your event space.
  • Holden staff cannot sign for deliveries on your behalf.

Imagine dancing outside under the stars at The Holden Arboretum’s Lantern Court. To arrange for a site tour or meet with the Arboretum's rental manager, please contact Shannon Bradick at 440.602.3835 or by email at