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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.

Bloom Calendar

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 Up

Our series continues with Night Garden: LA Blooms! Celebrate the variety and beauty of flowers with us on Saturday, April 6. Wear your best florals, or maybe a garden party hat, and enjoy blossoms – real and imagined – in full bloom. Advance tickets required.

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Upcoming Events

Mar
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Free Tuesday @ Descanso Gardens
Mar 19 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Admission to Descanso Gardens is free the third Tuesday of every month. Get into the Gardens faster with online tickets! Please note that free admission is applied at checkout when reserving tickets online.

Little Owls Reading Nest @ Descanso Gardens
Mar 19 @ 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 Magnolia Lawn.

Mar
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Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm

Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks.

Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and 1pm from March 1 to May 12. No registration required, subject to availability.

Mar
22
Fri
Spring Bloom Walks @ Descanso Gardens
Mar 22 @ 1:00 pm

Stroll through the Gardens and learn about cherry blossoms, flowering trees and other seasonal spring favorites on these guided walks.

Join us on Thursdays and Fridays at 1pm, and Saturdays and Sundays at 11am and 1pm from March 1 to May 12. No registration required, subject to availability.

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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