Tanganyika Wildlife Park is a premier wedding venue located in Goddard, Kansas. A 15-minute drive from Wichita, the venue offers lush green landscapes, a waterfall, and is home to rare and endangered animals. The dedication taken to keeping the Park picture-worthy at all times provides an exotic backdrop with the feel of a destination wedding. As a bonus, your wedding directly contributes to the care and continuation of some of the rarest species in the world.
Facilities and Capacity
Tanganyika Wildlife Park has three indoor and two outdoor event spaces for hosting wedding celebrations and can accommodate up to 350 guests in the Serengeti Room and Patio. Couples may choose the stunning Manyara Garden or the fun and quirky Tanganyika Falls Courtyard for outdoor wedding ceremonies, or from several indoor rooms. Two of the rooms have multi-media equipment for video or slideshows and built-in sound systems. All rooms feature large picture windows offering beautiful views of the landscape. Tanganyika Wildlife Park also has a private room for hosting rehearsal dinners.
Tanganyika Wildlife Park customizes its wedding and reception packages to meet each couple's specific desires and accommodate weddings of all sizes and budgets. Their full services include:
- Indoor and Outdoor spaces for wedding ceremonies, receptions, bridal showers, and engagement parties
- 30+ Species available to visit as Animal Ambassadors
- Bridal suite
- Set-Up and Teardown of all tables and chairs
- Preferred vendors
- Generous Parking Lot
- On-Site Coordinator
- Lighted Ceiling Design in Serengeti Room
- Engagement Photo Packages
- Linen Credit
- 72+ colors (standard polyester and specialty linens)
- available to rent, if not included in the package
- Open Catering. Ask about bar services.
- Season Passes for Couple
- Admission for Guests during regular business hours
- Photo Booth Printer
- Wheelchair access
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The Ladies at Tanganyika are the absolute best event coordinators in Wichita! They always go above and beyond for EVERY Bride. We love working with Tanganika, and love knowing that our Brides are in the best of hands, and will receive the upmost care and attention. They are a joy to work with, and we just love getting to be a part of their awesome venue!
If you are seeking a unique venue and an awesome staff, then look no further! Tanganyika is a beautiful venue that has a lot to offer. The park has a great outdoor site for your outdoor wedding and the air conditioned reception site is just a few paces away. Parking is never a problem and the staff is awesome. You will never be met with a fake smile, the staff is there to help and they are very accommodating to everyone involved in your event. I understand that they are adding some new lighting, so stay tuned! Tanganyika is easily one of the top choices for me when it comes to venue recommendations!
Sense they came upon the wedding scene a few years back they have made wonderful strides in both venues and customer satisfaction. It is a great place for a animal or outdoorsy type of weddings.
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Tanganyika Wildlife Park frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Tanganyika Wildlife Park?
- Bridal Suite
- Set Up
At Tanganyika Wildlife Park, what does the bar service starting price include?
- House Beer
- House Wine
- Open Bar
What are the most important characteristics of Tanganyika Wildlife Park in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Banquet Hall
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Tanganyika Wildlife Park for wedding events?
- Covered Outdoor
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does Tanganyika Wildlife Park offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does Tanganyika Wildlife Park offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Bar Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Lighting / Sound
- Outside Vendors
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does Tanganyika Wildlife Park have available for wedding events?
- Audio Equipment
- Chair Covers
- Dance Floor
- Photo booth
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