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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

Jan
19
Fri
“Beyond the Bouquet” Member Preview @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Members get an early look at the Beyond the Bouquet exhibition in the Sturt Haaga Gallery from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., January 19–21.

MEMBERS ONLY.

Image information: The Beauty of Decay © Rebecca Louise Law and Rachel Warne

Jan
20
Sat
“Beyond the Bouquet” Member Preview @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Members get an early look at the Beyond the Bouquet exhibition in the Sturt Haaga Gallery from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., January 19–21.

MEMBERS ONLY.

Image information: The Beauty of Decay © Rebecca Louise Law and Rachel Warne

Camellia Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am

Take a walk through the Camellia Forest with Tim Thibault, the Huntington Library’s curator of woody plant materials. No registration required.

Weekend Walk @ Descanso Gardens
Jan 20 @ 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.

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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