Filming and Photography

Filming and Photography

Thank you for your interest in Jungle Island. Below you will find information that will assist you in planning a Film or Photo Shoot on Jungle Island. Please call to make an appointment to tour the facilities or to receive additional information at 305-400-7211.

Professional Photographer Portraits

Your special event or occasion is one of the most exciting and unforgettable days of your life. Jungle Island provides permits to individuals who wish to use our facility as a setting for your wedding, quince, group, and other personal portrait photographs. The permit fee for professional photographer portraits is $350 plus tax and includes admission to the park for up to 6 guests, including the photographer. Fees are non-refundable and minimum one (1) week advance reservations is required.

Commercial Still Photography & Filming

Permits are available by advanced reservation only.

Commercial Still photography, Television, and major film shoots are approved on a case-by-case basis after submitting a detailed request in writing to the Marketing Department. It is strongly encouraged to scout/visit the location in order to coordinate the logistics prior to the filming or photo shoot date.

Certificate of Insurance for Public Liability Insurance in an amount no less than $1,000,000 combined single limit for bodily injury and property damage will be required. Jungle Island, Treetop Ballroom, PJG Watson, LLC, Parrot Jungle & Gardens of Watson Island, Inc. and Theme Park Entertainment, LLC., 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Miami, FL 33132 must be named as additionally insured.  

Permit fees are non-refundable and must be paid prior to the arrival of the crew. To schedule your photo/film shoot, or to scout the location, please contact Rachel Pinzur at 305.725-2875 or via email at



10am to 5pm

*Hours subject to change*

Jungle Island is open 365 days a year. Special shows and events at this popular Miami attraction may extend Jungle Island’s hours. Upon arrival, ask the Ticket Booth or Guest Relations for any special event or show information. Jungle Island hours are subject to change without notice. Severe inclement weather may affect Jungle Island’s hours.