Studio for a Day

Monday November 29

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9:30 AM  –  4:45 PM

The Whim House becomes your studio and office for a full day of photography in the gardens. Wireless internet, water station, and private, air conditioned, dressing and relaxation space for clients. 

Daily rate: $850 (9:30AM-4:45PM); includes admission and credentials for one photographer plus 30 admission tickets for clients, with Whim House access. Additional admissions beyond those included in the session price can be booked at $20/person: click here

Studio for a Day is offered on Mondays only. Available dates will appear on the calendar; dates that are grayed out are no longer available. For special scheduling requests, or any other questions, contact Anna Bell Jones at

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

Enhance your client experience by providing beverage service of coffee, tea, or prosecco. Your beverages will be set-up with all necessary glassware upon your arrival. Click here to order.

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