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The Butterfly House is open Wednesday through Sunday 11am-4pm weather permitting. For inclement weather please call ahead. The Butterfly House is closed Monday & Tuesday and will remain closed after October 1st.

Photography and Filming

Still Photography

A permit must be obtained to take photos at the Nature Center if any of the following apply:

  • You are a professional photographer and you will be photographing people (paid or unpaid).
  • You will be paid for your services by a client
  • Your photographs will be published electronically or in publications
  • You will sell your photographs
  • You will be utilizing props or creating a scene
  • You will be utilizing any Nature Center facilities, such as the Pavilion or shelter area.

A permit is not needed if:

  • You are taking photographs of the natural settings/wildlife as a private individual that cannot be classified under one of the conditions listed above.

Applications should be filed no later than ten (10) business days in advance of the date you wish to have your photo session.

Download Still Photography Permit Application for more information.


Filming

All still or motion picture filming requests must go through the Borough of Tenafly. Please contact the Borough at 201-568-6100. For your convenience you can find a copy of their Film Permit on their Munincipal Forms Page.