Photographers: The scenic grounds at Cranbrook Gardens are now available as an unforgettable backdrop for your family, engagement, wedding, senior, or other portrait photography sessions!
You are welcomed to photograph on the exterior grounds surrounding Cranbrook House during your session.
Popular backdrops include the Sunken Garden, Reflecting Pool, Japanese Garden, and Cranbrook House Courtyard.
No indoor areas are available.
Please Note: The Cranbrook House west facade stonework is currently being restored. Construction is expected to be completed by Friday, August 11, 2023. The sidewalk on the West Terrace is expected to remain open during this time. We appreciate your patience as we work to preserve this historic landmark and keep it looking beautiful for your photos.
$300 for 1-4 people being photographed
$500 for 5-12 people being photographed Sessions may not exceed 12 people (not including the photographer)
Reservations are required. Registration closes seven days in advance of the session at 9:00am.
Sessions are to be reserved by the photographer. Individuals interested in having their photograph taken at Cranbrook should contact their desired photographer to reserve the session. Cranbrook does not provide photographers.
If you are a Cranbrook Schools high school senior, CK alumni, Cranbrook employee, or current Cranbrook Schools family, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for accommodation.
380 Lone Pine Road, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304