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The First Look

Couples, who want to add to the charm and warmth of the Southwest to their wedding events ventured to the Tempe Mission Palms. The Tempe Mission Palms are located in Tempe, Arizona. This venue features 30,000 square feet of event space. It is surrounded by tranquil desert landscapes and rose-colored vistas. It features the serenity and peace for which the Southwest is known. This venue is located with convenient access to Phoenix and Scottsdale. This venue is located minutes from Tempe's Mill Avenue District, which houses over 100 shops and restaurants. Couples, who host their wedding at the Temple Mission Palms, can choose from the following unique spaces.

The courtyard. This beautiful garden setting. Features a soothing fountain and lush greenery. It is the ideal backdrop for wedding ceremonies that call for intimate gatherings. This space accommodates up to 175 guests.

Fountain circle. This is ideal for large wedding ceremonies and is located at the front of the Tempe Mission Palms featuring a backdrop of downtown Tempe and Arizona State University.

Courtyard patio. This space features a beautiful courtyard with a majestic fireplace as the backdrop. Gorgeously landscaped gardens surrounds couples as they exchange their vows.

Palm ballroom. This traditional venue has a sweeping foyer that is ideal for pre-reception appetizers. It is beautifully accented with sparkling chandeliers. This space accommodates 500 guests.

The abbey. Exquisitely decorated with large planking Marriott mirrors for intimate feel, the abbey features a large chandelier, which is the focal point of the room. This space features a private entrance and patio, which is ideal for hors d'oeuvres at sunset. This space accommodates up to 175 guests.

The cloister. This space flows easily from the courtyard and has an attached buffet room. Its central location makes it easy for guests to mingle about. This space features accommodation for 100 guests.


What You Should Know

The Tempe Mission Palms wedding team helps couples plan treasured weddings. They have created wedding packages, which couples can customize to suit the requirements. Wedding packages include and hors d'oeuvres reception where couples would get a choice of a display about my past hors d'oeuvres. Couples have a choice between plated or buffet meals.

A customized wedding cake is a included with the wedding package. This cake may be customized with its design, feeling and flavor. Table linens and votive and mirror candle centerpieces are included with the package. The wedding ceremony fee includes white garden chairs and use of the sound system. A ceremony coordinator is also on hand to help couples with logistics. Also included are a gift and guestbook table.


Extra Perks

The wedding team at the Tempe Mission Palms works with couples to ensure that they can plan treasured memories. Additionally, they include the following extra perks:

  • Personalize directional signage
  • Water service for guests
  • Complementary changing room for the wedding party
  • Rehearsal prior to the ceremony
  • Champagne toast
  • Complementary accommodations for the bride and groom, which includes chocolate-dipped strawberries and champagne delivered to their rooms

From the Vendor

Make your wedding dream a reality

Tempe Mission Palm's picturesque wedding and event venues are comprised of elegant ballrooms, outdoor terraces and lush courtyards amidst the Phoenix mountains and gently undulating desert terrain. Our staff will devote themselves to you and your guests to make your dreams a reality.

Amenities + Details

  • Handicap Accessible

  • Liability Insurance

  • On-Site Accommodations

  • Indoor

  • Reception Area

For more details about amenities, please message the Venue.

Price Range

$$ – Affordable

Venue Capacity




Wedding Categories

Bar + Drinks, Cakes + Desserts, Food + Catering, Planning


Contact Info

60 East Fifth Street, Tempe, AZ (480) 894-1400