Packages for Professional Photographers

Mini Sessions Package

Includes: This extended session is designed to allow multiple short shoots over a single reservation. Includes admission and credentials for a photographer + 15 general admission tickets. Groups of up to six people are allowed at a time, in addition to the photographer, up to a maximum of 15 guests over 90 minutes.

Pricing: $175 for a 90-minute session in the gardens.

Availability: Monday through Saturday starting at 9:15AM, 10:45AM, 12:15PM, 1:45PM, and 3:15PM. Dates and times that are grayed out are no longer available. 


Studio for a Day

Includes: The Whim House becomes your office and studio for a full day of photography in the gardens. Wireless internet, water station, and private dressing/relaxation space for clients. Admission and credentials for a photographer + 30 admission tickets for that day’s clients. Coffee, tea, or prosecco may be ordered for an additional charge.

Pricing: $850 (9:30AM to 4:45PM).

Availability: Contact Allan Merida at to inquire.


Additional fees: Longue Vue schedules sessions to avoid overcrowding of favorite photography settings. Parties that exceed the time period of their session will incur a charge of $50 for every quarter-hour beyond the reserved time. A credit card will be held with your reservation; any damages to the grounds or infractions of the policies listed here will result in charges commensurate with documented infractions.

Policies and procedures: Please ensure both the client and photographer have read and understand all policies listed on the bottom of this page before booking.

For any questions or assistance with your booking, please contact Allan Merida at