Howe Garden

Howe Garden

One of the centerpieces of Cheekwood’s botanical gardens and a beloved fixture in Nashville’s horticultural community, the Howe Garden has garnered national renowned for its horticulture, design and environmental impact. Originally a private garden in the East Nashville home of horticulturalist Mrs. Harry A. (Cora) Howe in the mid-20th century, the Howe Garden is highlighted by water streams, a thatched cottage, and the original iron gates. Guests of wedding ceremonies in the Howe Garden will find themselves surrounded by extensive stonework, secret garden paths and the trickling sound of water from the nearby pond.


Up to 200 guest, seated

Ideal for:


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Request a Site Visit

We’re thrilled that you are considering Cheekwood to host your special day. To request a site visit and see what all Cheekwood has to offer, please fill out the following form and a member of our special events staff will contact you within 24 hours during normal business hours.

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