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Wedding or engagement shoots

The Hortus is a popular setting for wedding and engagement photoshoots. We allow only one weddingshoot at the time. You have to make reservations for your preferred day and time. Wedding or engagement shoots cost € 125, –
This includes entrance for a group of 4 people. Other members of the party pay the regular entrance fee per person.You can also book these tickets in advance.

Reservations can be made via our ticket shop.

It is not allowed to change clothes or do extended make up sessions in our greenhouses or in the toilets. If you need a dressing room, you can make a reservation for our Laranjazaal. Please call 020-7025410.

Wedding and engagement shoots can only take place  during opening hours. The Hortus is open 7 days a week as a public museum. You cannot reserve space  in the garden or greenhouses, or block paths and spaces for other visitors.

(Photo: CHYMO & MORE Photography)

Photo/film shoots

The Hortus as a decor for fashion shoots, product shoots and other commercial shoots. It is possible under specific conditions. Productions for photo/film shoots for up to 10 people start at a rate of € 950 ex VAT per half day (4 hours). To be able to guide you in the best possible way, you can contact us for information and planning on 020 – 7025 410.

Every photo or film shoot must be announced and be confirmed by us beforehand. For reservations, please call 020-702 54 04. Any photo shoot or filming crew that has not been confirmed by our office can be refused entrance, requested to stop shooting, or will be billed afterwards. 
Shootings take place during opening hours of the Hortus. Prices and regulations apply to all shoots; commercial and non-commercial. Prices do not include staff and administration. The Hortus might decide that a location manager from our garden might be necessary to accompany the shooting. The Hortus is open to public 7 days a week from 10am until 5pm.  It is not possible to exclusively book greenhouses  or other parts of the garden for a shoot during opening hours. Our visitors must always be able to enter and pass the area. For more information on photo shoots or filming during after hours, please contact us. Also for prices for a crew larger than 10 persons, we ask you to call us directly. Make-up and dressing rooms can be rented seperately against our regular venue prices, please check our page on venue hire.

  • Publication includes reference to location: Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam
  • Drones are not allowed.

(Photo: RetroSonja)

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You can reach us on our general number: +31 20 625 9021