Facility Rentals

Turtle Bay Exploration Park offers a variety of venues to make your special event a resounding success. From elegant weddings and receptions to memorable birthday parties and business retreats, Turtle Bay is an idyllic environment to bring your special occasion to life!

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Sundial Bridge at Turtle Bay

The Sundial Bridge at Turtle Bay, designed by Santiago Calatrava, spans the Sacramento River in the heart of Redding. The world-famous bridge provides a stunning location for beautiful outdoor events.

McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

Mediterranean display gardens, a whimsical children’s garden, the colorful Celebration Gardens and two extraordinary water features create a magical setting for one-of-a-kind events.

Paul Bunyan’s Forest Camp

Paul Bunyan’s Forest Camp is a replica of a traditional forest camp. The property includes an amphitheater, lawn area and children’s play area. The Mill Building, reminiscent of a timber lodge, provides the perfect venue for an intimate gathering.

Turtle Bay Museum

Turtle Bay Museum’s distinctive architecture and intriguing exhibits provide the perfect ambiance for galas, celebrations and receptions.

Turtle Bay Classroom

Museum Classroom
Our spacious classroom offers all the necessities required for meetings and conferences. Your group will enjoy the view from the large windows overlooking the southern vista view of the wooded wetlands. 

For additional information or to arrange a site tour please contact our Facility Rental Department at (530) 242-3180, or by email at events@turtlebay.org.

Turtle Bay Exploration Park has established a list of preferred caterers who have demonstrated exceptional customer service and culinary excellence. Please contact our Facility Rentals Coordinator for a complete listing of preferred caterers.

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