Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center 2020 Clean Water Drive • Buford • GA 30519


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Why You'll Love This Place

A Here Comes The Guide Wedding Venue Review
  • Stylish and modern, this multi-use facility sits on 233 lushly wooded acres, and features walking trails, greenways, burbling streams, and a host of beautifully designed event spaces.
  • Hold your ceremony in the impressive Ivy Room with its wall of windows overlooking the grounds.
  • You’ll have access to the Center’s cool interactive exhibits, which focus on the area’s history, culture, heritage, and natural resources. And because it’s a LEED-certified facility, you’ll feel good knowing that your celebration will be gentle on the environment.


Video by TV Gwinnett.

PRICES: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $250–6,000/event
  • Venue rental fees vary based on event duration and county of residence. Rentals include:

    • Exclusive use of the selected event space
    • Access to the catering prep-kitchen
    • Complimentary parking

    Hourly rental minimums may be required for weekend rentals.

Package Prices
  • $900/event and up
  • Package prices vary depending on:
    • County of residence

  • Intimate Wedding packages are available and include:

    • Exclusive use of the ceremony and reception spaces for 2-hours (indoor and outdoor options are available)
    • Ceremony chairs for up to 30-guests
    • One bouquet and one boutonnière
    • Standing cocktail tables with linens and centerpieces
    • Single-tier wedding cake and toasting stemware
    • And more!


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 200 300
Cocktails, etc. Standing 400 400
Reception Seated 370 370
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 600.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings
  • Late Night

Essential Info


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Amplified Music


Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Year-round, daily.

Venue Type

Buildings & other settings available:

  • Banquet Hall / Events Facility
  • Barn
  • Community Center / Civic Building
  • Historic / Landmark Building
  • Loft / Warehouse / Industrial
  • Non-Profit
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace
  • Private Home
  • Conference Center

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Creek / River
  • Forest / Woods
  • Fountain / Water Feature
  • Garden
  • Landscaped Grounds
  • Meadow / Fields
  • Other View
  • Panoramic
  • Park
  • Waterfall


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