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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
12
Tue
Wellness Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Dec 12 @ 8:30 am

Join us once a month for a fun and relaxed guided walk along Descanso’s many beautiful paths and trails. Whether you are looking to improve your health, make new friends, or get to know the Gardens, an experienced guide will help you explore all that Descanso has to offer.

Free to members. No registration required.

Members only

Little Owls Reading Nest @ Descanso Gardens
Dec 12 @ 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!

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.

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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