Professional Photography

Step out of the studio and into the tropics! Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory is the perfect indoor location for a family or engagement photography shoot. Tropical canopies, cascading waterfalls, and free-flying butterflies create a breathtaking backdrop to capture life’s special moments.

Photography permits are required for any professional photography taken at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory. Permits can be obtained for use between 8:00 am and 10:00 am or between 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm. Unfortunately we cannot allow any professional photography to take place during our open business hours.

Permit Fee: $400.00 plus HST

  • Exclusive use of the facility for one hour
  • Additional time may be purchased for $100.00 plus HST per half hour
  • Valid for up to 10 people and a photographer
  • Please note that prices are subject to increase if booking on Statutory Holidays

Bookings may be made up to 4 weeks in advance of your desired date

To apply for a permit, e-mail: or call: 519-653-1234 ext. 100

For more information on Wedding Photography rates and availability, click here.

For more information on renting the facility for Amateur Photography Groups, click here.