Photography

The magnificent mansions and grounds on the Sands Point Preserve offer majestic settings for portrait and wedding photography. The former Guggenheim Estate offers a stately backdrop for commercial photography for fashion, home furnishings, publishing, and entertainment, among other industries.

A permit is required for all professional photography and can be obtained at the Gatehouse and by sending an inquiry to photography@sandspointpreserve.org. Reservations can be made up to three weeks in advance.

Photography Fees:

Outdoor photography on the Preserve’s grounds, location(s) to be approved in advance: $350 for a two-hour period.

Indoor photography inside historic Hempstead House: $450 for a two-hour period. The interior permit includes a third hour for outdoor photography on the grounds.

Please call 516.571.7901 or email photography@sandspointpreserve.org for more information.