Milwaukee’s Boerner Botanical Gardens radiates with the wonder of nature. The lush scenery, magnificent lighting and refined décor make a perfect setting for your wedding.
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Outdoor - Covered
Outdoor - Not Covered
Ballroom, Garden, Park, Tented
Food + Catering
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Boerner Botanical Gardens Reviews
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Reviewed On 4/26/2018 by Sandra L
My son got married on April 14, 2018. When I found out the wedding was going to be held in Wisconsin and I am from Louisiana, I panicked. I searched for days to find the perfect place for the rehearsal dinner. I wanted one that would represent ...
Reviewed On 2/03/2018 by Kaitlin V
We had such an amazing New Year's Eve wedding at the Boerner Botanical Gardens, couldn't recommend it enough! The space was perfect - it was great having the garden room for our cocktail hour, and then a big reveal of the ballroom for our dinn...
Reviewed On 12/05/2017 by Sally K
We had my daughter's wedding at Boerner Botanical gardens on 11/25/17. The ceremony was held in the Atrium and the reception and dinner followed directly after in the cocktail area and banquet room. The venue was beautiful for the ceremony in ...
Reviewed On 10/20/2017 by Ellie C
I cannot say enough about our entire experience we had with the team at the Botanical Gardens. The Fragrance Garden made such a beautiful backdrop for the ceremony. Boerner Hall has a lovely view and the flow from the garden to the reception ...
Reviewed On 10/08/2017 by Jennifer B
To be honest, I was a little disappointed with the event planning staff. They didn't get too involved and sometimes emails went unanswered. But everything else went perfect. The people who did all the set up did an amazing job and the catering ...
Response from the Vendor on 10/27/2017
On behalf of all of us at Zilli Hospitality Group, we appreciate your comments and are disappointed that you were not satisfied. We take your feedback very seriously and are sharing it with our event planning staff as well as leadership within ...
Reviewed On 9/13/2017 by Sharon F
A few last minute glitches but they corrected them quickly. Beautiful setting, Rose Garden, for our wedding
Reviewed On 7/16/2017 by Rebecca H
The botanical gardens was the most magical place to have our ceremony! We got married may 7th, I was so worried about weather but it turned out perfect. The annual garden was perfectly bloomed at that time!
Reviewed On 9/16/2016 by Tara K
When we were first looking for a venue - I was in sticker shock and almost went the route of doing everything ourselves at a venue where you could bring in your own vendors- which would have maybe saved us about $3,000 however - I'm so glad we ...
Reviewed On 7/20/2016 by Leah L
This is an absolutely stunning venue. We booked their banquet room and couldn't be happier. Lori and Margret were fantastic to work with throughout the whole process. They were responsive and quick with their communication. Nothing sat for long...
Reviewed On 3/15/2016 by Libby W
We had our February ceremony with 24 guests in the Garden House Exhibit Room after the Domes were shut down 2 weeks before our wedding. The room was great for our small group, and the interesting history of the construction of the building was...
Reviewed On 7/25/2015 by Sara Z
We loved getting married in the gardens - we had so many beautiful photos! The buildings and grounds are gorgeous! The planning was a little tricky, you have two points of contact - one for the gardens and then one if you use any rooms in the...
Reviewed On 11/06/2014 by Michelle k
We toured 20+ venue sites around the greater Milwaukee area. After touring Zilli's Coast building, they seemed to be the catering company for us, but I did not settle on that location.
We ended up touring the Domes and other Zilli's location...
Reviewed On 11/05/2014 by Meg K
I can't say enough about the four staff members from ZILLI's Hospitality Group who helped me through all the planning and the day of our wedding! The food was wonderful, the Gardens were beautiful, access was easy and everything went seamlessly...
Reviewed On 10/03/2014 by Tenisha H
My experience with everyone we encountered throughout our planning process was great! From planning our menu, to the phenomenal tasting, to the day of assistance, everything was wonderful! The food was delicious and we received so many complime...
Reviewed On 10/03/2014 by Mitzi M
I had my wedding on September at Boerner Botanical Gardens and it was so beautiful! I booked the place in early June of the same year, so Zilli was very accommodating to my needs. I had a short timeframe to plan the wedding, I am not from Milwa...
Reviewed On 7/01/2014 by Karly E
I could not have asked for a better experience with ZHG. Boerner Botanical Gardens turned out absolutely amazing! We did have a few miscommunication points - but in the end everything worked out. The price was right for everything that I want...
Reviewed On 1/27/2014 by Jenessa D
My husband and I just got married two weeks ago, and our reception was held at Boerner Botanical Gardens. Our event was the first event since switching from one exclusive caterer to Zilli Hospitality Group being the exclusive caterer. The swi...