Photography in the Garden

With reservations, the garden may be used for wedding, portrait, and individual photography.
$60/hour for residents of Alameda and Contra Costa counties
$90/hour for all others
$500 refundable deposit
$8 service charge for each reservation
(Rates subject to change)


Commercial Photography
Use of the Botanic Garden for commercial filming, photography, or videotaping of print ads, commercials, movies, videos, and the like is allowed only with a written permit from the East Bay Regional Park District and may require payment of a fee. Commercial operation of cameras as part of bona fide reporting of news is exempted from this rule. For more information, contact the East Bay Regional Park District Public Affairs Department at (510) 544-2200 or see Commercial Film/Photography Permit.

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