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. There is no member discount for this space/

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.

A list of local wedding/event coordinators can be provided upon request, as our staff does not coordinate the finer details of your wedding.

All dietary/menu arrangements must be made directly thorough the caterer. The Holden staff does not handle arrangements with third party vendors.

Decorating the spaces is handled by your group and must be setup the day of the event; with tear down immediately following.

Deliveries must be received and signed for by members of your group. Holden is not responsible for items missing/broken from orders delivered to site.
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