Registration for wedding ceremonies and professional photography shoots, i.e., photographer is being paid for the shoot, is required through Friends of Laurelwood Arboretum. Professional photographers can obtain annual permits as well as permits for one-time photography shoots.
Professional Photography Shoots
- Annual Permit (excluding wedding photography): $195/calendar year
- Wedding Shoots and other Single Shoots: $100
- Commercial Photography: $150/hour
Motorized vehicles driven by a Laurelwood volunteer are available from April
through October for an additional cost of $75 per cart for up to 2 hours. Each
vehicle holds up to 5 visitors.
Wedding ceremonies are limited to 25 or fewer guests.
A permit fee of $350 includes a motorized cart with driver for up to 2 hours (carts
are available April through October) as well as a one-year complimentary membership to Friends of Laurelwood Arboretum.
Laurelwood Arboretum does not supply chairs or other equipment.
If there is professional photography at the wedding ceremony, then a Professional Photography Permit is also required at a cost of $100.
Click here to view/download the Application for a Professional Photography Permit and Policies.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and/or to schedule.
If there is professional photography, then a professional photography permit is also required — click here for the application.
25 people or less: Wedding Ceremony Permit: $350.
Includes motorized vehicle driven by a volunteer to transport guests from the parking lot.
A one-year complimentary membership in Friends of Laurelwood Arboretum is provided for the newlyweds.