Permit Fees      Wedding Photography/Ceremonies      Directions 

                      We are open from 10:00 AM to 4:00PM daily.

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                                                         Permit Fees

please complete the following Permit Request Form.

Library for meeting space at $150.00 until 5:00P.M./ $175.00 after 5:00P.M. A slide projector is available as well as use of kitchen.

Scout Sleep Over at $250.00 includes kitchen use. Insurance must be provided, as well as someone who is currently CPR certified. Fire Department notification necessary. Activity to conclude no later than 10:00A.M the following day.

Events such as Art Shows, Flower Shows, Promotional Activities, Craft Work Shops and Displays at $200.00, includes use of kitchen and refrigerators on premises. Events may be catered. Insurance necessary.

Outdoor Lawn Event-$15.00 per person up to 70 people, $1.25 each additional person up to a maximum of 100 people. Catering and tables and chair rental permitted, insurance must be provided. A $300.00 security deposit is necessary in the event of botanical damages. $150.00 for the use of the Clark House, including kitchen and refrigeration. If more than ten children, an activity or sitter must be provided. No refunds or rain dates available.

Exclusive Use- $4,500.00 This includes use of grounds or main house, or an event utilizing a tent on Town property. This is extended to weddings, private affairs, birthday parties, family events and other like events. In all cases insurance must be provided concerning caterer or tent installation. 

Commercial Photo Permit - i.e. family functions/occasions: $100.00 for resident; $150.00 for non resident. To use a photo/film location: $500.00 up to four (4) hours, $1,000.00 up to eight (8) hours.

Tent Permit- $1000.00 plus a $500.00 security deposit in the event of damages. Insurance must be provided.



Wedding Photo Permit-$200.00 for residents of North Hempstead/ $250.00 non residents. No vehicles allowed in garden.

Wedding Ceremony-$300.00 for residents of North Hempstead/ $350.00 non residents. Maximum of 70 participants. $100.00 security deposit. Chairs may be rented provided insurance. $150.00 for use of Clark House and kitchen. Party responsible for set up and breakdown entirely. Garden must be left in pristine condition.

please complete the following Permit Request Form.

***Check out our Virtual Tour for 360 degree panoramic views of popular places for wedding photography/ceremonies, such as our rose garden.


Customized Directions - Click here and input the address you are leaving from into "Starting Location" on Mapquest. 

By Car - Long Island Expressway (Exit 37) Willis Avenue, Turn South onto Willis Avenue, Then left onto I.U. Willets Road, cross over the railroad tracks, turn left into parking lot.

By Train - LIRR Oyster Bay Line to Albertson.  The Garden is immediately east of the station.

193 I.U. Willets Road | Albertson, NY 11507 | (516) 484-8600
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