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Photography Permits & Media

Wheeler Historic Farm’s natural landscape and rustic buildings provide a lovely backdrop for photo shoots and filming.

To maintain the historic integrity of the Farm, rule compliance is required throughout the duration of the photo shoot and/or filming.


Photography & Media FAQs

All photographers and videographers must comply with the following rules:

  • A photo permit is required prior to any photography or videography. Permit can be purchased:
  • Permit must be visible throughout the duration of the shoot
  • Pictures on the roadways are prohibited
  • Move to the side of the trail and out of the way for all Farm vehicles (tractor/ wagon /golf cart)
  • Equipment, including but not limited to saddles, benches, buckets, etc., cannot be moved
  • Harassing, upsetting, and/or feeding the animals is prohibited
  • Interior photo shoots require building rental
  • Photos in the historic farm house are prohibited

The cost for a professional photographer permit at Wheeler Historic Farm is $10 per shoot. An annual permit is $200. Permits can be purchased online or at the Activity Barn during regular business hours.


Commercial photo shoots are allowed at Wheeler Historic Farm and must be pre-approved.

Wheeler Historic Farm is a Salt Lake County Parks and Recreation amenity and all media is handled by the Community Engagement team.

Communications and Public Relations

Phone Number (385) 468-1806

Mailing Address 2001 South State Street, Ste 4800
Salt Lake City, Utah 84190

Filming and production are options at Wheeler Historic Farm. Contact Sarah Roach to learn more.

Sarah Roach