Leave the picture taking to us with PhotoKey™

Snap, Save & Share - The gift that keeps on giving

Leave the picture taking to us. Easily capture every thrill and family moment at Busch Gardens ® Williamsburg; including photos with your favorite furry friends in Sesame Street ® Forest of Fun  and the most loveable reindeer of all in Rudolph’s Winter Wonderland. It’s the perfect time of year to snap a great family photo to use for your holiday greeting card. A PhotoKey ™ Membership allows you to collect your photos throughout your visit and instantly share memories with everyone in your party. Send your photos via email or upload directly to your social channels. Get in the holiday spirit by letting everyone know just how much fun you’re having at #ChristmasTownVA. Want a keepsake? PhotoKey offers the best discount to purchase printed photos at the park or create personalized gifts online.


Christmas Town  Single-Day PhotoKey Membership

Benefits include:

  Unlimited access to digital photos (does not include Santa’s Fireside Feast or Photos of Christmas Past)

   Priority access to Santa's Workshop and Rudolph's Winter Wonderland

   PhotoKey lanyard & keycard

   Smartphone connectivity with PhotoKey app

   Exclusive pricing on park prints (as low as $5 per print)

   50% off Photo Package at Santa’s Workshop and Rudolph's Winter Wonderland (includes free digital uploads with purchase)


Christmas Town Multi-day PhotoKey Membership

Benefits include everything with our Christmas Town Single-Day PhotoKey Membership, PLUS:

   Unlimited access to digital photos (does not include Santa’s Fireside Feast or Photos of Christmas Past)

   Priority access to Santa’s Workshop and Rudolph’s Winter Wonderland

   Unlimited use during Christmas Town, including Santa’s Workshop photos

   50% off all Photo Packages & accessories purchased at photo locations in the park


After purchasing your PhotoKey Membership, you will be required to create an account at photokeyonline.com and download the PhotoKey mobile app. Photos taken by our photo team at the park will be linked to your account using a unique QR code. Instantly view and share all of your photos using the PhotoKey app for Android and iPhone. If you want more than just photos, relive your memories with one-of-a-kind souvenirs.

Pass Members get the best deals on PhotoKey Memberships. Visit the Pass Member website to purchase yours today.


Collect Your Photos from These Locations


Great Places to Take Christmas Pictures

PhotoKey location: Adventure Photo

Santa’s Workshop

Located in the North Pole

Meet Santa Claus and his elves in his North Pole workshop.

PhotoKey and Photo Opportunity location: O' Tannenbaum

O' Tannenbaum

Located in Oktoberfest

Gather with friends and family around our majestic 50-foot Christmas tree.

PhotoKey and Photo Opportunity location: Rudolph's Winter Wonderland

Rudolph's Winter Wonderland

Located in Holiday Hills 

Meet Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and friends in this themed area.


More Holiday Photo Experiences in the Park

PhotoKey location: Adventure Photo

Adventure Photo

Located at the Front Gate Fountain

Celebrate the spirit of the holiday season at Christmas Town.

PhotoKey location: Highland Stables

Highland Stables

Located in Scotland

The star-filled winter sky and smell of fresh hay will have you humming your favorite Christmas carol.

PhotoKey location: 1-2-3 Smile with Me

1-2-3 Smile with Me

Located in Sesame Street ® Forest of Fun 

Cookie Monster, Abby Cadabby and Elmo are waiting to celebrate this holiday season with you and your family.


Roller Coaster Souvenir Photos

PhotoKey and Photo Opportunity location: InvadR


Located in New France

Fly over nine air-time hills, including a 74-foot plunge that reaches speeds of almost 50 miles per hour.

PhotoKey location: Verbolten® multi-launch coaster

Verbolten ®

Located in Oktoberfest

Enjoy this multi-launch, indoor/outdoor roller coaster that ends with an 88-foot drop toward the park’s Rhine River.

PhotoKey location: Grover's Alpine Express kid-friendly coaster

Grover's Alpine Express

Located in Sesame Street Forest of Fun

Join Grover on this family-friendly roller coaster, perfect for the little riders ready for their first roller coaster.



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