Special Occasion Photography

Monday June 21

Other dates...

9:45 AM  –  11:45 AM

Other times:

Special Occasion Photography sessions are two-hour sessions including non-exclusive access to Longue Vue's gardens, plus exclusive use of the Whim House with private restroom, changing space, seating area, and water station. 

Available dates and times will appear on the calendar; dates and times that are grayed out are no longer available. No other start times shall be allowed other than in extraordinary circumstances (In which case an additional fee may be required). Session begins at the stated reservation time. For bookings beyond December 31, 2021 special scheduling requests, or any other questions, contact Anna Bell Jones at ajones@longuevue.com.

Advance reservations and full payment are required in order to guarantee your session. Additional policies and restrictions are listed below. Please note that other guests may be enjoying the gardens during your session, and staff will be on the grounds for the purpose of maintenance and other management. Please be considerate of others using the site. To reserve exclusive use of the Longue Vue gardens, contact Laren Holzer at lholzer@longuevue.com.

Additional admissions beyond the five included in the session price can be booked at $20/person. Click here to purchase tickets.

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By proceeding with this reservation, you acknowledge and agree to the following policies:

  • 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.
  • Rescheduling requests will be granted, pending availability, when received a minimum of 48 hours in advance of the original session date. Cancellations will be granted when received a minimum of 48 hours in advance, minus a 10% administrative fee. In the event of unforeseen inclement weather, sessions may be rescheduled closer to the original session time without penalty.
  • While you may book multiple hours in advance, parties that exceed the time period of their session will incur a charge of $50 for every quarter-hour beyond the reserved time.

Infractions of any other policies listed above will result in a $100 additional charge.