Photography Sessions & Policies

We encourage visitors to take photographs or shoot videos for their personal use and enjoyment. The photography guidelines outlined below are intended for all guests. However, a permit is necessary for those who wish to use the Garden’s setting as the background for any posed or commercial photography or videos. This includes photos or videos of weddings, engagements, quinceañeras, family portraits, senior/graduation portraits, maternity shoots, or the like, and all other commercial photography or videography.

Photography Guidelines

We ask that you follow a few guidelines that will allow us to maintain the Garden for all visitors and future patrons.

Garden Policies

We ask that you follow our Garden policies to ensure a safe, enjoyable visit for all guests. Visitors who do not comply with these policies may be asked to leave the Garden.

General Information

Use of the Garden for photography or videography is open to the public during regular Garden hours. Posed or commercial photography or videography is not allowed after hours, on days the Garden is closed, or during specific special events. The Garden is a public facility and privacy cannot be guaranteed. Areas in the Garden cannot be reserved for the exclusive use of any group.

Wedding & Group Photography

For just $100, you will receive admission for up to 25 people and a two-hour block of time to take photos. To schedule your group session, contact the Events Team at 920.491.3691 ext. 125 or weddings@gbbg.org.

Reservations

Permits

A photography permit covers the photographer or videographer’s admission into the Garden, as well as, one assistant photographer/videographer. At each visit, all photographer or videographer’s guests (clients) are subject to general admission.

Annual Photography Memberships can be purchased online. One-Day Permits can be obtained by filling out our form and returning it to our Events Team at weddings@gbbg.org no later than seven days before your event.

Questions? Contact our Events Team at 920.491.3691 ext. 125 or weddings@gbbg.org.

Contact Us

For more information about wedding or group photography sessions, please complete our request form.