Premium Indoor Photo Permit

Friday October 6

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8:00 AM  –  9:30 AM

PREMIUM INDOOR PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY reservations provide you with entry to the gardens on the date of reservation at 8:00 a.m. for nearly private access to the property for sunrise photography and staff guided access of the Main House for indoor photography on the first floor from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. We ask that permit holders please adhere strictly to this schedule. In order to best protect and conserve Vizcaya's Main House we cannot allow photoshoots to take place after we open to all visitors at 9:30 a.m. Photographers and their clients have less interrupted access to the site and rare exclusive access to indoor areas such as the Enclosed Loggia, Main Staircase, and Courtyard.


  • Indoor access includes only the following spaces: Enclosed Loggia, Entrance Loggia, East Loggia, Main Staircase, and Courtyard.
  • Limited space is available for Premium Photography Shoots.
  • Wagons or any luggage or wheeled carriers are not permitted
  • The Premium Portrait Photography fee provides entry for up to 5 people, including the client and the photographer. Larger groups are not permitted before 9:30am.
  • Please be advised that not all of Vizcaya's gardens or areas are accessible or available at all times due to restoration, programs, event rentals or unforeseen circumstances.
  • Only one permit per party is required. 
  • This permit is for personal portrait photography only and may not be used for commercial photo shoots for publication or marketing purposes. 



  • It is important that you review our Rules and Regulations prior to your visit. You must acknowledge that both the client and photographer have read and agree to the Permit. Additional Rules and Regulations for inside the Main House can be found here
  • If you do not comply with the rules and regulations, you may be asked to leave Vizcaya's premises and forfeit your payment.
  • The Cafe & Gift Shop opens at 10 a.m. Picnicking is not permitted. 
  • There are few areas for coverage in the gardens. We encourage you to bring along an umbrella in case there are unexpected rain showers. 


Premium Permits may be transferred 1 time to a new available date within 90 days of the original reservation date. If a visitor wishes to reschedule a second time or requests a change of date within 48 hours of the reservations date: 20% of the permit price is forfeited as a cancellation fee. The visitor would need to book a new date on