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Corporate/Non-Profit Rentals

Let’s bring our natural environment and your professional world together!

The Huntsville Botanical Garden has many different venues for your corporate events. We value our community and having different professional businesses share our Garden with their employees is very important to us. The Garden is a perfect place to host your business meetings and/or corporate workshops. We would love to share our beautiful environment with your professional world. We look forward to having you!


Nichols Arbor

The Arbor is perfect for a corporate retreat and is conveniently located next to the Linda J. Smith Administrative Building. This garden-themed space, with its warm ambiance, is ideal for both casual and formal receptions. Your rental includes all indoor tables and chairs, catering kitchen, Arbor Library, a built-in sound and LCD projector system (laptop not included), and a staff member during your event.

Specifications: 3,600 square feet
Maximum Seating:
  • Seated Dining: 160 guests
  • Standing Reception: 199 guests
Corporate Rental Rates:
  • Monday–Thursday $725 (until 5:00 pm)
  • Monday-Thursday $850 (after 5:00 pm)
  • Friday–Sunday $1,850


Nichols Arbor Courtyard Garden

The beautiful Courtyard, adjacent to The Nichols Arbor, is an intimate, tucked-away garden, that when rented with the Arbor, creates an indoor/outdoor space that can accommodate up to 250 guests. There is a chandelier in the pergola and lush planting beds surrounding the garden. The Courtyard is a lovely addition to a reception. A 20’ x 30’ tent may be rented for this space for an additional $350. Lighting and heating of the tent is not included.

Rental Rate: $500

Murray Hall

This elegant building is perfect for corporate meetings, seminars, receptions, and team-building. The large deck overlooking Little Smith Lake, provides additional space or welcoming place to take a break. Your rental includes indoor tables and chairs, catering kitchen, a built-in sound and projector system, (laptop not included) and a staff member during your event.

 Murray Hall 1
Specifications: 2,700 square feet
Maximum Seating:
  • Seated Dining: 80 guests
  • Standing: 100 guests
  • Classroom Seating: 40 guests
Corporate Rental Rates:
  • Monday-Thursday $400 (until 5:00 pm)
  • Monday-Thursday $500 (after 5:00 pm)
  • Friday-Sunday $950

Grisham Pavilion

Picnic Table Seating: 240

The Pavilion is a rustic outdoor area equipped with electric outlets, ceiling fans, and lights. The Pavilion is ideal for a family reunion, casual business luncheon, birthday party, or picnic.


  • The Pavilion does not include Garden admission. Garden admission may be purchased at a rate of $4 per person with your rental.
  • The Pavilion’s grass area will accommodate inflatables. There is a $50 charge for each inflatable. Each inflatable must be professionally installed.
  • Additional fees apply for Pavilion events requiring other than the standard set-up.

6-Hour Rental Rates:

  • 1-50 guests: $150
  • 51-200 guests: $300
  • 200 or more: $600


Boeing-Toyota Amphitheater

Amphitheater Seating: 300

The open-air Amphitheater provides semi-circular seating and a stage with magnificent Ionic columns. Outdoor power sources are available. Rental does not include admission to the Garden.
6-Hour Rental Rates:
  • Up to 300 guests: $500


New Guest Center:

The Grand Hall

The Grand Hall is the largest reception venue at the Garden, providing dining seating for up to 350 guests. With a built-in dance floor, five sets of double doors opening up to a beautiful veranda overlooking Little Smith Lake and a large pre-function lobby at the entrance, the Grand Hall is the perfect venue for any corporate event.

The lobby of the Grand Hall is spacious and majestic and is the perfect place for a cocktail hour, seating chart and place holders, photo booth, or guest check in.

The veranda overlooks beautiful Little Smith Lake. Private to the Grand Hall, it is a wonderful place for a bar, giving you and your guests an easy and comfortable transition to the outdoors. The veranda is also a great extension of the dance floor and another perfect venue for a cocktail hour.
Maximum Seating:
  • Seated Dining: 350 guests
  • Standing Reception: 400 guests

Corporate Rental Rates:

  • Saturday: $2,800
  • Sunday-Friday $2,250


The Conservatory

The Conservatory, with a view of Little Smith Lake, is a stunning glass house and is the quintessential intimate space for a luncheon or other memorable event. Its size makes it an excellent venue for small parties or business meetings.
Maximum Seating:
  • Seated Dining: 56 guests
  • Standing Reception: 80 guests

Corporate Rental Rates:

  • Saturday (off season): $600
  • Friday & Sunday: $450
  • Monday – Thursday: $450

The Carriage House

The Carriage House, with its rustic elegance, can seat up to 160 guests for dining. It has a beamed ceiling, beautiful chandeliers, and carriage house doors that open on two sides of the building. The Carriage House is ideal for a holiday party or business meeting.

Maximum Seating:
  • Seated Dining: 160 guests
  • Standing Reception: 200 guests

Corporate Rental Rates:

  • Saturday: $2,100
  • Sunday-Friday $1,500

*Non-Profit Rates available upon request