Sherman Library & Gardens 2647 East Coast Highway • Corona del Mar • CA 92625


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Wedding + Tax Deduction!?
Sherman Library & Gardens is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization, which means a portion of venue rental fees may be tax-deductible. These rental fees help support and sustain the gardens and ensure that this beautiful sanctuary will be here for many generations to come.

PRICES: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $5,000–9,000/event
  • Rental fees vary based on the day of the week and time of year. All rentals include exclusive venue access from 5–10pm, plus a 1-hour ceremony rehearsal, two site coordinators, a private dressing room, and complimentary parking.


    • Saturday: $9,000
    • Friday & Sunday: $7,000


    • Saturday: $6,500
    • Friday & Sunday: $5,000
Meals (when priced separately)
  • $86–175/person
Service Charge or Gratuity
  • 20%


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 150 150
Cocktails, etc. Standing 150 150
Reception Seated 150 150
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 150.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Small Wedding
  • All-Inclusive
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings

Essential Info


$ • $$



The exclusive on-site caterer is 608 Dahlia.


BYO with corkage fee

608 Dahlia's liquor license is for beer, wine, and champagne only.

Amplified Music

Some restrictions

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Year-round, daily, 5pm–10pm.

Venue Type

Buildings & other settings available:

  • Garden
  • Historic / Landmark Building
  • Non-Profit
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace
  • Unique
  • Park

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Forest / Woods
  • Fountain / Water Feature
  • Garden
  • Landscaped Grounds
  • Park


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