At Kingwood Center Gardens we have long been a desired venue for wedding photography. This is a contracted event requiring a reservation, and must be scheduled a minimum of two weeks in advance in order to guarantee an exclusive experience. We want to make sure that your special day is perfect!
Non-wedding photography is allowed at no additional cost (regular parking/admission costs apply). It is recommended that you, or your photographer, contact the Event Coordinator to check the garden's availability. Certain venues may be closed off due to other rentals.
Engagement, Maternity, Family, and Senior portraits are all allowed in the gardens.
(if your type of photography isn't on this list, please call to inquire)
Please contact Johnathan Benko, the Kingwood Event Coordinator
if you have any questions or to schedule an appointment.
Are you newly engaged or about to be?
Are you searching for the perfect venue for your wedding ceremony or reception?
Come to Kingwood Center Gardens on Sunday, January 15th between 3:00 and 5:00 pm for a free Bridal Open House!
You will be guided through all the beautiful wedding venues Kingwood has to offer. Along the way, local wedding vendors will be showcasing the services they can provide for your special day.
Best of all, a limited-time wedding rental discount will be offered to all couples who attend the open house!
The centerpiece to any wedding is the bride's dramatic procession to her waiting groom, and the long, grassy Allee makes this an unforgettable walk. The Allee is framed by lush beds of flowers and overflowing hanging baskets. Capacity: 250
The focal point of every wedding is obviously the bride and groom, and this venue provides an impressive backdrop. The large, black, double doors at the end of our courtyard is quickly becoming a popular choice. A ceremony here can easily lead straight into the reception in the same location. Capacity: 120-250
Flowering vines climb the Gazebo, and billowing flowers and foliage overflow the surrounding beds. Rippling down the center of this garden is a rill, a narrow water feature. This secluded haven is a fairy-tale setting for your special day. Capacity: 100
Assembly Room -- Carriage House -- Exhibit Hall
Kingwood invites you to have your celebration in North Central Ohio's most beautiful setting. With 47 acres of grounds and meticulously maintained gardens for you and your guests to enjoy. Your reception is sure to be unforgettable.
This smaller venue is perfect for more intimate weddings and receptions. With large windows and glass doors, your guests can still enjoy some of the nature Kingwood has to offer. This room has adjoining kitchen facilities. Capacity: 75 seated at tables
Our newly-renovated Carriage House is ready for you and your wedding guests to enjoy! This space includes kitchen facilities, an audio/visual system with 3 televisions, an outdoor patio, and air conditioning. Capacity: 120 seated at tables
Enjoy an outdoor reception on our brick courtyard surrounded by flower beds and scattered with little trees. This venue also includes the use of our newly-renovated Carriage House and the Exhibit Hall. The Courtyard Complex is great for large receptions. Capacity: 250
This reception venue has glass windows all along the sides allowing for a clear view of our beautiful rose garden and the brick courtyard. The Exhibit Hall provides guests with a light, fresh feel. Capacity: 120 seated at tables
What better way to celebrate your marriage than a night dancing under the stars with Kingwood Hall as your backdrop? The South Lawn is a beautiful venue that can be easily transformed to fit each couple’s personalities.