Please note: all staff and visitors, including photographers, are required to wear a face mask in all indoor spaces. During professional or commercial photo shoots subjects may temporarily remove their face mask while being photographed. Face masks must be worn by everyone outside of the frame during an active photography session, as mandated under the Reopening Ontario (A Flexible Response to COVID-19) Act, 2020.
The Conservatory offers a romantic, intimate and unique setting for your wedding photographs. Best of all, photos can be taken rain or shine, all year ’round. Photography permits are included in all ceremony and reception packages so you and your wedding party will have ample time for photographs.
Photography permits for wedding photography (without the purchase of a wedding ceremony or reception package) are valid for a party of up to 20 people. Permits may be obtained for use between 8:00am and 10:00am or between 5:00pm and 7:00pm.
Permit Fee: $500.00 plus HST
- Exclusive, private use for one hour
- Additional time may be purchased for $100.00 plus HST per half hour
- Reservations for wedding photography may only be booked 4 weeks in advance.
Please be advised that wedding, engagement, or other commercial photography involving large groups is not permitted during regular hours of operation (10:00am – 5:00pm) as it restricts accessibility.
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The Butterfly Conservatory is a truly enchanting backdrop for your special day. Exchange vows amidst free-flying butterflies, lush tropical foliage and cascading waterfalls.
Learn more about Wedding Ceremonies >
Enjoy exclusive use of the entire facility for receptions for up to 100 guests (seated). Our wedding coordinator will provide consultation and will help you select the perfect reception package.
Learn more about Wedding Receptions >
Shower the bride-to-be in an elegant private room with catered options like English-style tea service. Later you can explore the beautiful tropical setting of the Butterfly Conservatory.
Learn more about Bridal Showers >