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Green Weddings

The Wild Center was called "stunning" by The New York Times. The landscaped campus includes these facilities that make it a wonderful location for an Adirondack wedding:

  • Accommodate as many as 200 guests 
  • Ample parking 
  • Great Hall overlooking Blue Pond with space for dining and dancing. Dome illuminated with night stars 
  • Multiple spaces including theater, tented terrace and indoor spaces offer flexiblity 
  • Esplanade Tent with room for dining and dancing overlooking Blue Pond  
  • Rainbow Bridge can be used for photography, wedding processions and other events 
  • Greenest facility in the Adirondacks  
  • Museum halls including live exhibits can be available for guests
  • Please email us to arrange a personal consultation or discussion.  

Catering and accommodation services are available. We also welcome rentals of the Museum’s facilities for special events other than weddings.

Please email us to arrange a personal consultation or discussion. You may also contact our Events Coordinator, Faith McClelland, at (518) 359-7800 x 115.

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Facilities Description

  • Hutchens Conference Room seats 30 for Board table style meetings; 50 for theater style. Projector and installed screen available for presentations.
  • Flammer Theater seats 165. The theater provides state of the art audio visual and sound equipment for presentations.
  • Big Wolf Great Hall is available for weddings, dinners, galas, concerts, receptions and meetings after public hours. The hall can seat 150 at tables with expansion room towards the exhibits. The Great Hall provides an area for dancing when desired. 
  • Esplanade Tent and Esplanade: Overlooking Greenleaf Pond, the tent has a seating capacity of more than 150 at tables. The tent and Esplanade terrace is available for picnics, parties, and other gatherings. Side walls and heat are available when weather requires. Power and lights are available. 
  • Hall of the Adirondacks and other exhibit areas may be rented for events after public hours. 
  • Hall of Planet Adirondack can be a special space for gatherings.
  • The Waterside Café can provide catering for special events with a wide variety of menus, depending on the event. A preferred caterer list is also available.

To learn more, please contact Josh Tremblay

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