Photography in the Gardens

PRIVATE AND COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY

Portrait photography is defined as, but not limited to: senior, engagement, professional head shots, family, graduation, wedding, etc. Also including photos taken to be sold or exhibited as art. 

All who wish to use The Gardens at Elm Bank as a backdrop/setting for portrait photography, even if the photographer is NOT a professional, must hold a Supporter Membership. Membership can be obtained at

Online or at the Gatehouse: 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., May-Oct

Photographers must make a reservation before each session.

Must be pre-arranged with either the functions or education department: education@masshort.org or functions@masshort.org

NO BRIDAL PARTIES are to be photographed at Elm Bank unless you have a wedding booked here.

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