Event Rentals

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The Gudelsky Environmental Education Center, at our Mt Pleasant location, is a 8,700 square foot facility that houses a large meeting room, classrooms, and a gift shop. The building features many “green” elements, including bamboo and recycled tire flooring, full spectrum lighting, and HardiPlank exterior siding.

Available for conferences, private parties, and meetings, the main assembly room – the Gudelsky Room – can seat up to over 200 people theatre style, 150 comfortably banquet style; the lower level Classroom/Nature Center can accommodate up to 50. The Center is available for rental year-round. The Conservancy’s outdoor garden and picnic areas are also available for rental from mid-May through mid-October.

Download the Rental Brochure for additional information and rental fees. View our Rental Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

NEW Summer 2020: TOUR NOW with our panoramic 360 Virtual Tour highlighting the many beautiful locations inside and out available for your special event. Created by Catapult Image. A selection of short videos are available to give a video tour of our event spaces.

For more information about renting our Mt Pleasant grounds or other questions, email us or call 410-465-8877.


Belmont Carriage House Rentals:

Our Belmont Rental is in the Carriage House at Howard County Recreation and Park’s Belmont Manor and Historic Park in Elkridge.  This 60-acre park is surrounded by Patapsco Valley State Park.  The Carriage House is available for business meetings, small birthday parties, community group rentals, etc..

Carriage House Rental is $100/hour weekdays and $150/hour for weekends, includes tables and chairs

  • Includes Meeting Room and Nature Center, each with a 40 person max capacity (80 total).
  • Covered Patio available

For more information about renting at our Belmont location, email us  or 410-465-8337nature-center