Photography Mini-Session Package

Monday November 29

Other dates...

Mini-Sessions are available Monday through Saturday at 9:15AM, 10:45AM, 12:15PM, 1:45PM, and 3:15PM and include ONE photographer credential good for 90 minutes of professional photography.

Small groups of up to six (6) people will be allowed at a time, in addition to the photographer, up to a maximum of 15 guests over 90 minutes. Sessions with more than six people at a time require a venue rental; please email contact Laren Holzer at

Photographer admission is included with credential. 

If changing space is desired, please reserve Special Occasion Photography; public restrooms may not be used for wardrobe changes.

Please note that other guests may be enjoying the gardens during your session, and maintenance may make specific areas of the grounds inaccessible; photography sessions are non-exclusive and do not include a guarantee of any specific features or areas. To reserve exclusive or guaranteed use of any portion of the Longue Vue gardens, contact Laren Holzer at

Advance reservations and full payment are required in order to guarantee your session. Your credit card will be held on file until the session is over as a security and will be charged only if the session run over time, if the number of photographers or guests exceeds the reservation agreement, or if there are documented damages caused during your session.


Reservations are non-refundable, including in the case of inclement weather. Rescheduling requests will be granted, pending availability, with a minimum of 48 hours advance notice.

By proceeding with this reservation, you acknowledge and agree to the above policies as well as the following site rules and conditions:

  • Planted beds, historic garden furniture, fountains, and all other components of the gardens must not be moved nor disturbed. No walking or placing tripods in planted areas or fountains. Garden furniture may be used for sitting but not for standing upon. Cutting or picking flowers or fruit is not permitted.
  • Amplified music may not be played in the gardens.
  • Pets are not allowed on the Longue Vue property.
  • No smoking on Longue Vue property.
  • No latex balloons or glitter may be utilized on Longue Vue property.

Infractions of any other policies listed above will result in additional charges at the discretion of Longue Vue and/or the cancelation of sessions without refund.

For any questions, contact Anna Bell Jones at