Auditorium at Matthaei Botanical Gardens

A light-filled space with high ceilings that offers year-round views of the Gateway Garden at Matthaei. Great for meetings, retreats, workshops, memorials, and buffet or lecture dinners.

  • The auditorium can also be used as a backup space for weddings in case of inclement weather.
  • The auditorium can accommodate up to 100 guests for a sit-down, dinner-style reception.
  • Rental fee for auditorium is $800 (does not include catering).
  • Discount available for University of Michigan departments and nonprofits.
For a 6-hour minimum, additional hours are prorated.
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For a 6-hour minimum, additional hours are prorated.

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Fill out this form to inquire about booking a space at Matthaei-Nichols. We offer several options for various kinds of events and options.

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