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Descanso Gardens is an urban retreat of year-round natural beauty, internationally renowned botanical collections and spectacular seasonal horticultural displays. Visit for a stroll, a concert or a class — there are so many ways to explore.

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Membership

Membership

Join the thousands of people who support Descanso Gardens through an annual membership. Members enjoy many benefits, including discounts at the Descanso Café and the Gift Shop, class discounts and members-only events.

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Now Blooming

There's always something to see at Descanso Gardens. Whether you love lots of colorful spring bloom, winter camellias or the year-round majesty of our oaks, check out what's in bloom at different times of the year.

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Rentals

Rentals

With its variety of settings – from the Oak Lawn to the manicured grounds of the Boddy House – Descanso Gardens is the perfect place for your special event, and it's just minutes from downtown Los Angeles, as well as the San Fernando and San Gabriel Valleys.

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Coming Soon

Join us for the Japanese Garden Celebration on Saturday and Sunday, October 6 and 7. Enjoy family-friendly events like taiko drum performances, crafting and ikebana displays. The Japanese Garden Celebration is included in the price of regular Descanso Gardens admission.

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Upcoming Events

Sep
25
Tue
Little Owls Reading Nest @ Descanso Gardens
Sep 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Little Owls Reading Nest @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States

Bring your little owlets 2 and older for an enchanting nature-themed story time at Nature’s Table!

Sep
27
Thu
Mt. SAC Plant Sale @ Descanso Gardens
Sep 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Students from the Mount San Antonio College horticulture program will sell a variety of potted plants to beautify your garden from Sept. 27–30. Free to members.

Mt. SAC Sale

Sep
28
Fri
Mt. SAC Plant Sale @ Descanso Gardens
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Students from the Mount San Antonio College horticulture program will sell a variety of potted plants to beautify your garden from Sept. 27–30. Free to members.

Mt. SAC Sale

Sep
29
Sat
Mt. SAC Plant Sale @ Descanso Gardens
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Students from the Mount San Antonio College horticulture program will sell a variety of potted plants to beautify your garden from Sept. 27–30. Free to members.

Mt. SAC Sale

Contact Us

Hours

Open 9 am to 5 pm daily (last entry is 4:30 pm). Closed Christmas Day.

Location

1418 Descanso Drive,
La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011

Admission Fees

General $9. Seniors and Students with ID $6. Children (5-12) $4. Descanso members and children under 5 free.

(818) 949-4200
membership@descansogardens.org
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