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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Holderness, NH View map Visit website

About

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center is a delightful and unique wedding venue located in beautiful Holderness, New Hampshire, directly across from Squam Lake. This botanical garden center opened its doors in 1996, and offers couples a chance to get married amongst nature. With various outdoor sites available, the eco-friendly couple will find all that they are looking for at this one-of-a-kind destination.

Facilities and Capacity

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center will wow you and your guests from the moment you step foot on the property. You can take a meandering walk through the flower gardens and tree groves before your big celebration. These natural landscapes are also ideal settings for some memorable wedding pictures. When it comes to your event, the venue can host your engagement party, shower, rehearsal dinner, ceremony, and reception. With two different outdoor sites available, as well as a boat option, there is sure to be something that suits your tastes. If you would like to add another element of excitement to the day's proceedings, you can have the canopied pontoon boat take you and your loved ones to the charming Church Island for your nuptials. You can then arrive back at the Kirkwood Gardens and take advantage of the spacious reception settings.

Services Offered

When you choose to host your celebration at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, you will be able to avail yourselves of all that the talented staff has on offer. The honored couple can make use of the various event and wedding items that will make their venue experience one to remember, including the use of the beautiful arch. For maximum convenience, there is both parking and wheelchair access on-site.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

$3,500

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

$3,500

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?

$3,500

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

$3,500

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Parking

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

2

Describe your venue:

Garden
Zoo

What kind of settings are available?

Covered Outdoor
Uncovered Outdoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Elopements
Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

Event Rentals

What event items are available?

Altar/Arch

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Wheelchair Access

What months are included in your peak season?

May
June
July
August
September
October
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Deals

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Discount

Mid-Week Pricing (Monday-Thursday) 25% off event site fee.

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23 Science Center Rd Holderness, NH, 03245
(603)968-7194
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center frequently asked questions

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:
  • Parking
The space offered by Squam Lakes Natural Science Center for wedding events is known for:
  • Garden
  • Zoo
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Covered Outdoor
  • Uncovered Outdoor
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Elopements
  • Rehearsal Dinner
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center offers the following services for wedding events:
  • Event Rentals
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Altar/Arch
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center currently offers 1 discount promotion for wedding services.

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