Photography at Rancho Los Cerritos

Photography at Rancho Los Cerritos

Hidden paths, secret gardens, a water tower and fruit orchard!  Capture those memorable moments with historic charm at Rancho Los Cerritos.

Wisteria Walkway

Courtyard Wedding by Gavin Wade

Courtyard ABC Luncheon

Backyard Wedding by Gavin Wade

Picnic Setup Under the Tree

Backyard Wedding by Sarah Nick


  • All photo sessions must be pre-arranged
  • Photo session donation
  • $100.00 nonrefundable reservation deposit (to be applied to final balance due)


  • Each event, session, and meeting is different. Please call for a personalized quote.
  • Non-commercial and formal portraiture are arranged by making a donation to Rancho Los Cerritos Foundation; a portion of this is tax deductible.
  • The donation amount starts at $135.00 per hour


  • Monday & Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday thru Sunday: 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. or 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. {Before or after public hours}
  • Photo shoots may be pre-arranged during our public hours. Please contact the development office for details

Commercial Filming & Photography

Rancho Los Cerritos welcomes your interest in our site for your TV show, documentary, feature film and commercial photography.  All commercial and still photography requires a donation to Rancho Los Cerritos Foundation, a portion of which is tax deductible.

Commercial Still Photography:

  • Fees range between $1,000 – $2,000 per day


  • Fees range between $5,000 – $10,000 per day

Please contact staff for more information.  Prices subject to change.