Extraordinary Weddings at Cincinnati Nature Center!

Have an unforgettable day by having your wedding in nature. With two historic venues nestled in the peace and beauty of the woods, your wedding will be a day to cherish and remember for years to come. 

For more information, please call (513) 965-3346 or email We can't wait to help make your wedding extraordinary!

Wedding party at Krippendorf Lodge

Krippendorf Lodge

  • Up to 220 guests on the terrace and porch
  • Up to 75 guests indoors from November-April

Nestled among resplendent woodland gardens, the Krippendorf Lodge features exceptional indoor and outdoor spaces for unique ceremonies and exuberant receptions. An expansive stone terrace protected from the elements with a custom-designed awning allows for views into the adjacent forest. A stunning, covered porch wraps around three sides of the home and offers space for various event options. Several wood-paneled rooms can be flexibly joined together as one open area or remain as separate, more intimate enclosures.

Photo of a young couple at their wedding

Groesbeck Estate

  • Up to 120 guests on the Tritsch Terrace
  • Up to 50 guests indoors from November-April

This English Manor Country Home, built in 1920, features outstanding indoor and outdoor areas including an elaborate back terrace and custom deck overlooking a wooded ravine. Two distinctive rooms in the massive stone building provide space for special event activities and displays. Say “I do” in the native plant-inspired Haile Pillar Garden, then move to the Tritsch Terrace for a memorable reception surrounded by the sights and sounds of nature.

Caterer Options: Elegant Fare, Chef’s Choice, Hilver’s Catering, The Delish Dish, Eat Well