Weddings and Events

The Garden is available as a venue for private receptions, weddings, and other events in 2022.

For inquiries, please contact us at [email protected] 



The romantic setting of the Garden is the perfect place to propose to your loved one and to commemorate the moment with engagement and wedding photos. With a small donation, both amateur and professional photographers are welcome to come and capture the natural beauty of the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden. If you are a photographer planning to visit for the purpose of taking photos, please contact [email protected] or call (805) 682-4726, ext. 131 to request a Professional Photography Permit. You may bring the appropriate one with you, or fill one out upon arrival at the entrance kiosk.

For commercial photography and film location use, contact us by email at [email protected]

Click here to read our Photography Policy.