Groups can enjoy several different dining options while at Longwood.
Groups have the option to purchase lunch vouchers to use in the Café and 1906, or arrange for a private room with a catered meal.
After-hours Facilities Rental and Catering
Visit Catering & Private Events to learn more about after-hour options.
Dining Dollars offer groups the ultimate flexibility when dining at Longwood. Pre-loaded cards are available in amounts of $10 and $20 and can be used at any location inside The Terrace.
Prices include tax and gratuity, and require a minimum of 15 guests. Tour Leaders and Bus Drivers will receive a complimentary meal when their group has purchased Dining Dollars. Contact the Group Visits office at 610.388.5223 for more information.
A private room may be reserved during normal Garden hours for catered events. Catering packages are listed below. A room rental fee and food & beverage minimum apply.
The menu selection must be made at least one week prior to the event, and the final guest count is required at least 3 business days in advance. A deposit on food service is required upon booking. Admission tickets are also required and charged separately.
Contact the Special Events office at 610.388.5369 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Please be sure to include your name, phone number, type of event, and preferred event date(s) in your message.
Click on the links below to download menu options:
- Breakfast (PDF)
- Brunch (PDF)
- Lunch (PDF)
- Dinner (PDF)
- Box Lunches (PDF)
- BBQ (PDF)
- Birthday Party (PDF)
- Cakes (PDF)
- Tea Menus (PDF)
- Reception and Bar Menus (PDF)
Bring a group for an elegant luncheon or dinner in a private room during Longwood's incomparable Christmas display. Yuletide private dining is available exclusively to groups from November 30–December 18 at 12:00 pm, 3:00 pm, and 6:30 pm. Special Yuletide menus are offered. (A minimum of 25 guests is required; maximum of 75 guests).
- Yuletide Buffet Luncheon (PDF)
- Yuletide Served Luncheon (PDF)
- Yuletide Reception Menu (PDF)
- Yuletide Buffet Dinner (PDF)
- Yuletide Served Dinner (PDF)
For more information, contact the Special Events office:
Please note that outside food and beverages (except water) are not permitted.