Garden Wedding Rentals

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…Such a beautiful setting!  Thank you again for working with us to make the wedding so memorable for everyone. Emma B.

My husband and I really can’t thank you all at Klehm enough for making our big day so beautiful and special! Mary G.

Get Married at Klehm

Whether you are planning for 25 guests or 500, Klehm Arboretum is the perfect place to celebrate the start of your new life together. We offer a variety of beautiful indoor and outdoor settings to host your ceremony, reception and photography opportunities, all on our well maintained 155 acre campus of majestic trees and gardens.  Make your special day truly memorable…at Klehm.


Booking Your Wedding

Couples are encouraged to reserve well in advance, as dates fill quickly.

For more information, call 815-965-8146 or email [email protected].


Elegant Garden Pavilion & Terrace

Happily ever after starts at Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden. Be one of the first couples to celebrate your special day at the brand new Garden Pavilion & Terrace.

Our stunning, classic, white wedding tent with adjoining terrace can seat up to 500 dinner guests, all in a beautifully landscaped setting that is just steps away from the Fountain Garden, our most popular wedding ceremony site. Say “I do” and then dance the night away under the stars…at Klehm.

Fountain Garden Ceremony

Klehm’s most popular wedding site, the Fountain Garden can seat up to 300 guests. The pavilion and vine-covered trellis, surrounded by lush flowers and gardens provide the perfect backdrop for your special ceremony and picture taking. A cascading fountain adds to the ambiance and elegance of your day.

Gallery Reception

Located inside the Visitor’s Center, this 3500 sf. banquet room has the perfect mix of indoor elegance and outdoor garden wedding party ambiance to provide a unique dining and dancing experience for you and up to 225 guests. Six glass sliding doors lead to an outdoor patio, overlooking the Contemporary Wildflower Garden. All of this is just a few steps away from the arboretum’s main walking path and beautiful Fountain Garden.  Our grounds and amenities make Klehm the perfect wedding venue for your special day.

Intimate Garden Ceremony

A small, elegant wedding may be the perfect choice for you.  We provide a memorable location with room for 48 guests to join your garden nuptials.  Choose from several garden locations for this special day.