This historic building is a great backdrop for romantic photos. The site features, the main castle, wooden stables, a canopy of trees, and "The Cockpit" - a small structure to the side of the castle.
Previously used as a quarry, Kerncliff Park is now reserved for nature and recreation. The park has various paths, boardwalks, rocky structures, and other natural areas to take amazing photos!
Hendrie Valley is one of the Royal Botanical Gardens' many trails and nature reserves. There are so many animals here it's amazing! Chickadees, ducks, chipmunks - you name it! It also features a boardwalk and various bridges that are great for images.
City View Park
Nestled at the top of Kerncliff Park sits City View Park! It's a great location to capture images in the golden hour light thanks to the large open fields among the newly planted trees.
The McMaster campus is an amazing spot for photos. The old buildings, gardens, and paths make for great scenery to frame the perfect images. It's also a great choice for any Mac grads, staff, or current students that may have a connection to the space!
Nothing says romance like a grand fountain! Gage park has a multitude of paths, gardens, and structures. It also sits at the bottom of the escapement leaving a great backdrop of elevated greenery.
Princess Point sits right on the edge of the Hamilton Bay and is a popular spot for outdoor activities and photography. It has amazing open fields and paths to get those stunning golden hour images but also features a forest to get some more moody captures
If there is one thing Hamilton is known for it's waterfalls - and man, do they look amazing in pictures! Sherman falls is one of the few falls that is easily accessible and that doesn't require a permit for photography.
Bayfront Park, Pier 4, and Pier 8 all make for great spots for photo shoots. There's lots of green space and paths, leaving for lots of room for activities. Of course, the light also comes in perfectly at sunset off the water!
Village Square Burlington*
This quaint set of buildings in Burlington is like taking a portal to Europe. With cobblestone paths, old-timey lamps, and historic architecture this place makes the perfect cute date photographs!
*Permit required by city - $75+HST