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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 a wintry walk through the Camellia Forest on Saturday, January 20 at 10 a.m. with Tim Thibault, the Huntington Library’s curator of woody plant materials. No registration required.

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Upcoming Events

Dec
15
Fri
{SOLD OUT} Patina Dinner with Santa @ Descanso Gardens
Dec 15 @ 5:00 pm
{SOLD OUT} Patina Dinner with Santa @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States

Please note: Tickets are SOLD OUT.

Enjoy an “Enchanted” evening with the Man in Red! The dinner includes a sumptuous buffet, fun activities for the youngsters, and entry to Descanso Gardens’ light show, Enchanted: Forest of Light! Tickets are $100 for adults and $65 for children over three. Reservation deadline is December 4.

Our Patina Dinner with Santa at 5pm runs on Friday and Saturday, December 8 & 9 and 15 & 16.

{SOLD OUT} Patina Dinner with Santa @ Descanso Gardens
Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm
{SOLD OUT} Patina Dinner with Santa @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States

Please note: Tickets are SOLD OUT.

Enjoy an “Enchanted” evening with the Man in Red! The dinner includes a sumptuous buffet, fun activities for the youngsters, and entry to Descanso Gardens’ light show, Enchanted: Forest of Light! Tickets are $100 for adults and $65 for children over three. Reservation deadline is December 4.

Our Patina Dinner with Santa at 7pm runs on Friday and Saturday, December 8 & 9 and 15 & 16.

Dec
16
Sat
Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Dec 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
See what’s happening in the gardens on these docent-guided walks that highlight points of seasonal interest. Walks begin at the Center Circle. Included in the price of regular admission, no reservations necessary.
Walks are subject to weather and availability. For more information, please call (818) 949-4200.
{SOLD OUT} Patina Dinner with Santa @ Descanso Gardens
Dec 16 @ 5:00 pm
{SOLD OUT} Patina Dinner with Santa @ Descanso Gardens | La Cañada Flintridge | California | United States

Please note: Tickets are SOLD OUT.

Enjoy an “Enchanted” evening with the Man in Red! The dinner includes a sumptuous buffet, fun activities for the youngsters, and entry to Descanso Gardens’ light show, Enchanted: Forest of Light! Tickets are $100 for adults and $65 for children over three. Reservation deadline is December 4.

Our Patina Dinner with Santa at 5pm runs on Friday and Saturday, December 8 & 9 and 15 & 16.

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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