Personal hand-held cameras or cell phones may be used without special permission throughout Heritage Museums & Gardens, the use of a tripod or art supplies requires a permit. In order to ensure the public’s enjoyment of and access to exhibits and displays, Heritage does not allow tripods, art equipment, easels, and organized classes during peak visitation.
Aritis may use pencils, charcoals, pastels, watercolors, or acrylic paints in the gardens (pencil only in the gallery buildings). However, Heritage does not allow oil paints to be used on the grounds. Additionally, photographers may use tripods in the gardens as long as they do no block pathways or sit in flower beds, but not in the gallery buildings. For advance permission to use tripods, equipment, art supplies or easels, please contact us.
Heritage Museums & Gardens is happy to provide the setting for personal portraits, student and non-profit photography, commercial photography, and film shoots with the following rules outlined below.
For all media requests, requests to film, or requests for photography, please contact us.. We do ask that credit be given to: Heritage Museums & Gardens.
Application for photography permit (PDF)