Introducing NEW micro wedding packages at the Florida Museum!

Was your wedding canceled due to COVID-19? Maybe you were just starting your wedding plans but the Coronavirus has you wondering what to do now? Or perhaps you’re looking to elope but still want a unique ceremony location?

Our new all-inclusive wedding packages were designed to meet your pandemic wedding needs, keeping social distancing and your safety in mind as a top priority while still allowing you to get married in style!
See what safety measures you can expect when you’re at the Museum. ]



Weddings – ceremony only packages

Looking to keep it short and sweet, but still want a unique venue? Choose one of four beautiful locations at the Museum to have a small wedding ceremony with your dearest friends and family.

Location Time Max Attendance Includes Cost Notes
Thompson Gallery
(aka Butterfly Gallery)
Evening: 5:30-7:00pm
(ceremony 6:00pm)
or
Sundays before 12:00pm
10 staffing, liability insurance, chairs, photos around Museum interior
$500
Butterfly Rainforest Evening: 5:30-7:00pm
(ceremony 6:00pm)
*small elopements can rent 5:00-6:30pm
or
Sundays before 12:00pm
30 staffing, liability insurance, wireless mic, photos around Museum $550 Evenings are only  available through the end of October (end of November for small elopements).
Denny Gallery Evening: 5:30-7:00pm
(ceremony 6:00pm)

or
Sundays before 12:00pm

40 staffing, liability insurance, chairs, wireless mic, photos around Museum interior
$650
Oak Tree
(behind museum)
four hours (morning or afternoon slots available) 50 setup/strike time, staffing, liability insurance, chairs, wireless mic, photos around Museum interior
$750
Ceremony Officiant Performing ceremony and delivering wedding certificate to courthouse. $50 Add a ceremony officiant to your package for
just $50!
(subject to availability)

Face coverings are required for all attendees ages 2+ at all times (UF policy), except the wedding couple during the ceremony. Social distancing of at least 6′ is required at all times.

DISCOUNT! Book your 2020 wedding ceremony now and receive 10% off your venue rental fee when you book a reception to be held later (any date through August 2022). Mention code “NOWANDLATER” in your quote request.

Weddings – Sunday morning ceremony + reception package

Hold your intimate wedding ceremony amongst the dancing butterflies in the Butterfly Rainforest, and then continue the celebration in our butterfly gallery with a brunch reception under our dazzling Wall of Wings display!

Location Time Max Attendance Includes Cost Notes
Butterfly Rainforest & Thompson Gallery 9:00am-12:00pm
(ceremony 10:00am)
20 setup/strike time, insurance, staffing, tables, chairs, wireless mic, museum exploration for guests, wedding photos around museum $1,750 Rainforest closes at 11:30am

Face coverings are required for all attendees ages 2+ at all times (UF policy), except the wedding couple during the ceremony, and guests while eating and drinking. Social distancing of at least 6′ is required at all times and tables will be spaced appropriately.

 

To get started on any of these rental options, submit a quote request today!


(Looking to host a wedding reception only, a dinner/banquet, or another type of event? Please check out our standard rental options.)

 

Cover photo by CWP Photography.