Professional Photography

Our colourful array of blooms is a beautiful backdrop to your professional photography sessions. Spectacular outdoor gardens are available from May until October, with one indoor garden available year-round.

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Photography Permits

Permits are required for any professional photography session (i.e.: engagement, family, graduation, etcetera) on RBG grounds. See the photography request form for rates, location information, and more. Two hour time slots are available Sunday through Friday (with Saturdays reserved for wedding photography).

Please note wedding photography requires a separate permit. For more information visit

Contact 905-527-1158 ext. 232 with any questions.

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Hendrie Gates


Hendrie Park

Our largest garden area, Hendrie Park is home to a wide array of blooms and architechural features. Pose with the double reflecting ponds, the famous iron gates, fountains, bridges, the Rose Garden, and of course acres of incredible flowers and plants. Learn more

Available May to October

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Mediterannean Garden

As our only public greenhouse Mediterranean Gardens is an excellent indoor option choice just in case Mother Nature doesn’t cooperate. Enjoy two levels of exotic plants, along with the koi pond, stairs, archways, and more.

Available Year-Round

winding water feature in Rock Garden


David Braley and Nancy Gordon Rock Garden

This historic Rock Garden has been recently rejuvenated, home to winding water features, perennial plants and rustic limestone steps. Descend into the lower bowl for a truly unforgettable landscape. Learn more

Available May to October


Laking Garden

Set on a fertile terraced plain, formerly a market garden, Laking Garden is home to RBG’s herbaceous perennial collections, including a wide plain of iris and peonies. The Hilda E. Marrs Gazebo and terraced landscape make for a truly romantic atmosphere. Learn more

Available May to October