Why You'll Love This Place
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- Nestled in Glen Oak Park, this well-established public zoo boasts beautiful mature landscaping, architecturally fascinating buildings, and an impressive congregation of very photogenic animal residents.
- The Zambezi River Lodge, with its authentic exposed timber frame, overlooks the adjacent botanical gardens, and features a soaring cathedral ceiling, thatched roof, cozy fireplace, and heated floors.
- Enjoy unforgettable views of the zoo’s African exhibit from the Rondavel. This open-sided structure sits in the Zambezi River Village, and can be rented in conjunction with the Lodge for the ideal indoor-outdoor celebration.
Ceremony: Luthy Botanical Garden | Reception: Peoria Zoo
Video by Mike Staff Productions.
Prices: What's this going to cost?
- $1,000/event and up
The rental fee includes assorted tables and chairs, a sweetheart table, and A/V equipment. Private exhibit access and use of an outdoor seating area are available for an additional fee.
|Meetings||Total meeting capacity for this venue is 200.|
- Outdoor Ceremony
- Wedding Receptions
- Outdoor Reception
- Elopement Packages
- Small Wedding
- Special Events / Parties
- Business Functions / Meetings
- LGBTQ+ Friendly
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Buildings, other structures, and natural settings available at this venue:
- Zoo / Aquarium
Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!
- Forest / Woods
- Landscaped Grounds
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