Linnaeus Arboretum Gustavus

800 W. College Ave., Saint Peter, MN
Max Capacity: 200 people
Serene and bubbling with nature, the Linnaeus Arboretum is the ideal location for a variety of events. Located on the edge of Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN and just a 15-minute drive from Mankato, Linnaeus Arboretum gives your wedding and other special events all the advantages of being located near the big city coupled with the private feel of a quiet natural setting. Outdoor Venues The Linnaeus Arboretum grounds are beautiful year-round. Choose your own unique backdrop for your special day - whether it is beautifully-manicured lawns and gardens, bright spring blooms, or colorful fall foliage. Your guests will love the diverse features of the Arboretum – ponds, prairies, woodlands, vintage cabin, labyrinth, formal gardens, orchard, and more. The grounds are also open to wedding parties for all your photography needs. Melva Lind Interpretive Center The Interpretive Center features 20-foot high ceilings with exposed beams. Its wood paneled walls add charm to this warm, intimate setting. Patio doors provide an airy atmosphere on spring and summer days and a yellow-tiled wood-burning fireplace lend ambiance during the cooler Minnesota months. Enjoy the birds and flowers just outside the windows and the formal gardens that circle the building. The maximum capacity of the Interpretive Center is 75 people.
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  • Max Number of People for an Event: 200
Serving the Saint Peter, MN Area
Capacity: 200  
The Mankato Golf Club is the ideal location to host your wedding ceremony, reception, bridal shower, rehearsal dinner or any other special event that you are planning. Let us help you host the perfect wedding! We have the perfect venue for your memorable day. Bring together friends and family, from 40 to 200 guests. We can design your event with all the personal touches and decisions that express who you are! Whether it is a ceremony outside, a reception on our pool deck overlooking the pool, or inside our spacious dining room overlooking the golf course, the spectacular view will only compliment your event.