Tripods- During some flower shows and special events/exhibits, tripods are prohibited. During non-specified times, you are welcome to use photography equipment without disturbing other visitors. Tripods are prohibited during our Spring Flower Exhibit and Lumagination!
A reservation/permit is not needed for any formal photos taken with five or less people.
You must make reservations with the Gardens for formal photos with six or more people. If there are six or more in your party for formal photos, including a photographer, you MUST have a permit. Please contact Christina Stannard, Director of Weddings and Special Events at 716.827.1584 ext. 219 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Walk-ins for photos are extremely difficult to accommodate. Be sure to call ahead at least a week in advance to receive your permit.
Photo permits will be issued for but are not limited to the following: Engagement photos, family photos, school photos, wedding photos, personal portraits and prom or formal event photos.
|Photography at the Gardens||Rates|
|For 1-5 people plus a photographer||Admission per person
(No reservation/permit required)
|For 6-20 people plus a photographer||$100 per half hour|
|For larger group sizes plus a photographer||$100 per half hour
Plus admission per person after 20 people
In the spring, summer and fall you are welcome to take photos in our Perennial Peace Garden located on the south end of the conservatory, the rose garden on the east side of the conservatory facing South Park, as well as the front walk, which is in bloom from late spring through early September. All photo time slots are booked exclusively. If you arrive without a reservation, you will be asked to leave to be fair to those who have booked.
Please contact Christina Stannard, Director of Weddings and Special Events to check available dates and times at 716.827.1584 ext.219 or email@example.com