Indoor Venues

In addition to scenic landscapes, the Garden offers more than 1,700 square feet of indoor banquet and meeting space suitable for a variety of events including receptions, parties, reunions, proms, corporate meetings, workshops, and retreats.

For more information, or to schedule a venue tour, please contact the Weddings & Special Events Sales Team,, or call 1(757)441-5830 Ext. 320.

Rose Garden Hall

Rose Garden Hall Reception

Our largest and most traditional facility, Rose Garden Hall offers gorgeous views of the Rose Garden, canal, and bridge beyond. At 4,000 square feet, the main hall offers many options for banquet seating, dancing, lectures, and meetings. In addition, the 1,400 square foot lobby is a spacious area for pre-function activities such as cocktails, photo or display booths, meeting or workshop registration, or other reception activities such as food stations and buffets. The attached outdoor area is comprised of a patio and three inter-connecting gazebos with lighting to accommodate evening activities. This area is ideal for cocktails, entertainment, or as a rain site for Rose Garden ceremonies. This banquet/meeting complex with its versatile outdoor setting creates the perfect flow and ambiance for a memorable event. Room capacity: 200 people.

 Baker Hall


Our visitor center, Baker Hall, transforms into a spectacular, non-traditional reception location after-hours. The hall offers beautiful, cathedral-height, vaulted ceilings with skylights and an attached terrace, overlooking the Perennial Garden and canal. The terrace is perfect and spacious for a ceremony and/or cocktail hour! Room capacity: 125 people.

 Garden Cafe


The most intimate of our reception spaces, the Garden Cafe can comfortably accommodate 60 people for a seated dinner. The outdoor terrace overlooking the stunning Japanese Garden can be used for a ceremony and/or cocktail hour. The Café is the perfect space for an intimate yet beautiful reception. Room capacity: 60 people.