Munsinger Ceremony & Photography Permits

Munsinger Gardens Special Events Area

The beauty of St. Cloud's Munsinger Gardens provides the ideal setting for ceremonies and posed photography. Ceremonies are held in the Special Events Area of the Gardens. This "botanical room" provides a private setting within the beauty of the Gardens. Posed photography, including wedding, family, or senior photos, is allowed by permit in designated photography sites throughout Munsinger Gardens.

Staff Assistance

We provide limited off street parking and an optional ten chairs for guests unable to stand.

Reserve the Gardens

To make a reservation for a ceremony or for photography at Munsinger Gardens, visit our online reservation program, or contact the Park and Recreation Department at 320-257-5959. Please be prepared to give the following information:

  • Name
  • Phone number
  • Mailing address
  • Requested date and time of event
  • Number of people in your party (50 person limit)
  • Whether you would like chairs set up for your group (10 chairs provided; no outside chairs allowed)

Ceremony Fees

Ceremony reservations are scheduled for two hour time blocks; this price includes the ceremony and photography permit.

  • Residents of St. Cloud - $250
  • Non-Residents of St. Cloud - $300

Photography Permit Fees - Regular Season (Last Weekend in May through Second Weekend in October)

Photography groups over 12 people (Maximum of 50)

  • Residents of St. Cloud - $70 per session
  • Non-Residents of St. Cloud - $90 per session

Photography groups under 12 people

  • Residents of St. Cloud - $35 per session
  • Non-Residents of St. Cloud - $45 per session

Off-Season Photograph Fees (Mid October through Late May)

Photography groups up to 50 people
  • $25.00 per session

Please see our Photo Policy page for more information on Photography in the Munsinger and Clemens Gardens.