Visitors may take pictures throughout the Gardens for personal use and enjoyment.

All professional photography sessions, unless part of an event taking place at the Gardens, must schedule a date and time with the MBG office. This includes engagement photos, wedding/bridal photos, and portraits. This policy applies to the entire MBG campus, including the front entrance area and the longleaf pine forest.

To make an appointment, call 251-342-0555 or email us. Please provide a contact number incase we need to get in touch. Sessions may be scheduled Wednesday-Sunday 9am-3pm.

Fee Schedule:
Portrait session (2 hours): $25
Admission for photographer and up to 5 adults, including assistants; plus up to four children 12 or under.
Photographers wishing to schedule multiple shoots in a single day should contact the office for pricing. The same fee applies to groups with less that 5 adults. Each additional adult requires $5/person.

Commercial session: Please contact the office at (251) 342-0555

Tripods and other large equipment may be used throughout the Gardens provided they do not damage any of the plants or block walkways for other visitors. Mobile Botanical Gardens is not responsible for any lost, stolen or damaged equipment.

Mobile Botanical Gardens is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Our revenues are generated through grants, fundraising events, admissions and your tax-deductible membership contributions. Thank you for helping to support our mission of environmental and horticultural preservation and education.