The Garden Room – Booking Now

Experience The Garden Room, Coming Fall 2020!

Book Pittsburgh’s most exciting new venue: The Garden Room at the National Aviary!

The Garden Room Exterior Rendering
Outdoor Rendering – The Garden Room

Inspired by nature the Garden Room transports you to a lush oasis, just minutes from the city!  This new, elegant 9,000 square-foot space includes open-air access to beautiful outdoor amenities and stunning views of the garden, scenic park and lake. This dazzling venue is perfect for events year-round including weddings, events, and education programs!

The Garden Room Interior Rendering
Interior Rendering – The Garden Room

Enjoy the feeling of an outdoor fete with all the comforts of a brand-new space beautifully crafted out of brick, stone, and glass with a bird-safe pattern! The Garden Room includes a beautiful new entryway, The Charity Randall Foundation Eagle Hall, which will transform the National Aviary’s west entrance and offers interior connectivity between National Aviary habitats and The Garden Room.

Whether casual or formal, The Garden Room is the perfect place to host a:

  • Wedding
  • Corporate Event
  • Company Picnic
  • Client Happy Hour
  • Awards Banquet
  • Bridal Shower
  • Lecture
  • Any meeting or celebration!

New! Small Gatherings at The Garden Room, booking October-December 2020

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bridal couple in the Rose Garden

For inquiries and to book today, contact our event experts at 412-258-9436 or

Delicious meals created by Atrias Hand-Crafted Catering

Thank you to our funders:

Richard King Mellon Foundation
The Charity Randall Foundation
Eden Hall Foundation
Allegheny County Community Infrastructure and Tourism Fund
Jack Buncher Foundation
The Charles M. Morris Charitable Trust
Robert and Mary Weisbrod Foundation
Allegheny Regional Asset District
Hillman Foundation

Thank you to our sponsors.

Presenting Sponsor:

Bird-Friendly Glass Sponsor:

Thank you to our partners:

CJL Engineering, Morgan Property and Construction Consulting,
Moore Design Associates, Taylor Structural Engineers


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