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Como Park Zoo and Conservatory

Saint Paul, MN View map Visit website
4.2 out of 5 rating
50 reviews
$2k - $3k For 100 Guests
Up to 400 guests

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$2k - $3k For 100 Guests
Up to 400 guests

Imagine your once-in-a-lifetime wedding ceremony in a breathtaking garden and your reception overlooking a magical view of gardens and zoo. The spectacular beauty and elegance of the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory combined with the dramatic setting of the Visitor Center will allow you to host both your ceremony and reception at Como Park Zoo and Conservatory. Enjoy the ambiance the indoor gardens offer for a ceremony or reception year-round or plan your event in the serene outdoor Japanese Garden or Excedra Garden overlooking the scenic Frog Pond during the summer. These venues provide beautiful photo ops鈥搕he perfect place for your big day.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the maximum capacity of your venue?

400

What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?

5

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

14

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Zoo

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Uncovered Outdoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party

What event services do you offer?

Clean Up
Event Planner
Event Rentals
Lighting / Sound
Set Up

What event items are available?

Audio Equipment
Chairs
Chair Covers
Drapery
Lighting
Tables

What food and beverage items are available?

Barware
China
Flatware
Glassware
Linens

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Shuttle
Valet
Wheelchair Access
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    Danielle J. Married on 06/04/2020
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    Beautiful garden for the ceremony

    The Sunken Garden is a perfect wedding ceremony venue. It's already equipped with flowers so you don't have to spend money on flowers for the ceremony. Saves money! Reasonable price.
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    Megan Married on 09/24/2016
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    I got married in the sunken garden on 9/24/16, and it was absolutely beautiful and perfect! The pictures we took were all breathtaking! I would recommend to anyone to get married here!

    Como Park Zoo and Conservatory's reply:

    Thank you so much! We are so happy to hear you had a great wedding at Como Park Zoo! We appreciate you letting us be a part of your special day. Best wishes!
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Real Weddings

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Professional Network & Endorsements

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Terzetto String Trio Terzetto String Trio Wedding Musicians

This is a beautiful, well-organized, and popular location for any wedding. We highly recommend it!

James Ramsay Photography James Ramsay Photography Wedding Photographers

I love Como. I grew up visiting the zoo and my favorite places for photography are the Sunken Garden, the Fern Room, and the Merry-Go-Round! There is also a nice overlook with pillars on a rocky cliff right outside the Conservatory. The people are nice and I've done several Como wedding fairs! I've been a part of some awesome magazine shoots for Knitter's Universe with professional models out of Chicago and they did a complete spread, you guessed it, right at Como! The location was hand picked for it's scenic backgrounds. You know you're at Como when you see the Palm Dome! If you go at the right time of day you can get a striking reflection in the pool outside.

Bellagala Photography Bellagala Photography Wedding Photographers

Ahh...the magic and beauty of Como! Truly, Como delivers pristine ambience. There is no shortage of amazing places to capture fine art photography. The staff is great to work and are certain to satisfy anyone's taste. We can't wait to be there again! - www.bellagala.com | 651-227-1202 | Voted Minnesota Bride "All-Around Best Wedding Vendor"

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1225 Estabrook Drive Saint Paul, 55103
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