Mikoshi Deck

The Mikoshi Deck sits beside the large waterfall in the Japanese Garden, it is a ceremony only venue.


2-hour rental, a photo pass (for the reserved garden during the rental period), admission for guests, rain backup venue, and a wedding rehearsal.

Photo by Melissa Claire Photography.

Hours include set-up and clean-up time.

9:00 am - 11:00 am, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm, and 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm (during summer hours only).

Early Summer in the Garden.


$625 + $300 refundable deposit (both are due at time of booking).

View from the Mikoshi Deck

Maximum Capacity

30 (including bride groom, wedding party, officiant, and all guests).

Photo by Melissa Claire Photography


Chairs must be rented through the Botanic Garden at $5 a chair (chairs will be set up by contracted start time).

The Garden Center Brides Room may be rented for an additional $50 per hour.

Late November in the Garden

To check availability for the next two years please contact the Booking Office.

To Book please contact the Botanic Garden Booking Office at 817-392-5510 or BotanicGardenInfo@FortWorthTexas.gov. The Booking Office is open Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm and Saturdays 11:00 am - 3:00 pm.

Venue Tours are available by appointment, please call the Booking office to schedule a tour. You are welcome to take a self-guided tour anytime during regular business hours.

Photo by Julien & Lambert Photography