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Photography & Videography

All Guest Photography

All visitors with an E-ticket are welcome and encouraged to take photos of the plants, take selfies, and capture the memories of their visit to the Botanical Gardens! Tripods and stands are not permitted. For professional modeled photo sessions, please read our policies below. 

In order to maintain the safest environment possible masks are required for all visitors, staff and volunteers when inside any building on the Botanical Gardens' campus, regardless of vaccination status.

Professional Modeled Photography/Videography Shoots

Professional Modeled Photography Shoots

Monday-Thursday (non-holidays) 10am-3pm, up to 5 guests

  • No special reservation needed but pre-purchased e-tickets are required.
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  • Up to 5 guests (including photographers and any assistants) may take photography inside the Botanical Gardens by just paying admission per guest (E-tickets are required). Members are free.
  • Props, Hair and Makeup stations, Wardrobe racks and Wardrobe changes are not permitted.
  • Tripods and stands are not permitted during business hours.
  • All participants must read our Policies and Terms below

Friday-Sunday (including holidays) 9am-10am OR 4pm-5pm, up to 20 guests

  • Reservations are Required with two available time options when the Botanical Gardens are closed (9AM-10AM or 4PM-5PM)
  • $300 per hour for up to 10 guests (including photographers and any assistants)
  • $400 per hour for up to 20 guests (including photographers and any assistants)
  • $50 per every extra half an hour
  • All participants must read our Policies and Terms below. 

Wedding Photography Shoots 

Friday-Sunday 9am-10am OR 4pm-5pm, up to 20 guests

  • Reservations are Required with two available time options when the Botanical Gardens are closed (9AM-10AM or 4PM-5PM)
  • $300 per hour for up to 10 guests (including photographers and any assistants)
  • $400 per hour for up to 20 guests (including photographers and any assistants)
  • $50 per every extra half an hour
  • All participants must read our Policies and Terms below. 
  • To learn more about our Wedding Packages, CLICK HERE

To make your reservation please contact us at mcala@buffalogardens.com No reservations needed for outdoor photography

Professional Videography Shoots:

By appointment only, up to 20 guests

  • Reservations are by appointment only and based on availability during public and private events.
  • $600 per hour for up to 10 guests (including videographers and any assistants)
  • $800 per hour for up to 20 guests (including videographers and any assistants)
  • $50 per every extra half an hour
  • Please read our policies and terms below.

To make your reservation please contact us at mcala@buffalogardens.com No reservations needed for outdoor photography

    Photography and Videography Policies and Terms:

    • In order to maintain the safest environment possible masks are required for all visitors, staff and volunteers when inside any building on the Botanical Gardens' campus, regardless of vaccination status. All photographers, assistants, guests, and models must wear masks when walking through the Botanical Gardens. Only the model may remove their mask when taking photos. 

    • The Botanical Gardens is open to the public. Your party must be respectful to the public and to the Botanical Gardens’ plants and arrangements. Some exhibits or special events may be taking place on the day you are taking photos; therefore, some rooms may be unavailable or altered.
    • We do not allow props, pets, furniture, luggage, wardrobe changes, or drone photography inside.
    • Equipment limited to one camera.
    • The Botanical Gardens’ plants, arrangements, props, etc. are not to be moved, walked on, or disturbed in any way. The Botanical Gardens should remain the way it was upon arrival, and any destruction will be at the cost of the guest.
    • For guests who book a photo or video shoot, if your party is more than 15 minutes late, the Botanical Gardens staff reserves the right to refuse your entry into the facility without a refund.
    • No alcoholic beverages are allowed in the facility. The Botanical Gardens staff reserves the right to ask anyone who appears to be intoxicated to leave without a refund.
    • Botanical Gardens staff may be present at any time to oversee a reservation if necessary

     To reserve a date or to inquire, please contact us
    Madeline Cala, Director of Events 827-1584 ext. 220 - mcala@buffalogardens.com