- Photographers are required to check in with Guest Services each visit.
- Respect our plants and habitats. Do not step in flower beds, pick flowers/leaves/nuts, climb trees or move outdoor furniture/garden containers. Attaching materials to trees and plants is prohibited.
- Respect our visitors. A photography membership does not entitle the member exclusive use of any garden, collection or area of The Dawes Arboretum.
- Drone photography is prohibited.
- Outside props are prohibited (including but not limited to sofas and other furniture, farm animals, motorized vehicles, smoke bombs, paint and balloons).
- Attire for photo subjects must meet acceptable community standards. Public changing rooms are not available.
- The Dawes Arboretum is not responsible for any loss or damage of equipment.
- Non-compliance to these rules may result in forfeiture of the annual membership fee and future photography privileges.
Guidelines are subject to change.