The large Grande Garden with the stone bridge was added in 2002. With waterfalls, ponds and amphitheater, this created the perfect location for larger Wichita outdoor weddings and receptions, and other outdoor events.
Our professional staff gives Brides and Grooms confidence that their special day will be a memorable one. We have the capacity for 150 guests with space for a dance floor, DJ and photo booth. For those wishing to have the ceremony at Auburn Hills, we also offer many beautiful outside locations.
Have an event with a view. Exploration Place is your key to a versatile venue that will accommodate such varied events as weddings in the Grand Hall, ceremonys in the WaterWay Hall, along with outdoor venue sites. Exploration Place's dramatic architecture and stunning views serve as a compelling background.
Read why zoos and aquariums are increasing in popularity for brides & grooms celebrating their special day. Our Say "I Do" at the Zoo Planning Guide is just the place to start. We'll help you plan all the details so you can relax and enjoy your day.