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.
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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.
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.
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