Weddings That Make History

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.




  • 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, a portion of which is tax deductible.

Whats included:

  • On site liaison
  • Changing room
  • Full access to the site during non-public hours
  • Letter of donation to keep for tax purposes


  • Monday & Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday thru Sunday: 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
    or 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. {Before or after public hours}
  • Wednesday thru Sunday: 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. with limited access to site



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.