Tickets

All visitors who aren’t members must buy a general admission ticket.

Hours
9am-5pm daily


Open

9am–5pm daily

Garden Admission

Buy general admission tickets

Non-members must purchase a general admission ticket to visit the gardens

Become a member

Members get FREE admission during regular daytime hours

Location

1418 Descanso Drive
La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011
818.949.4200

It's camellia season

Discover Descanso's winter beauties

Escape to Descanso

Descanso Gardens sits on 150 acres of cultivated and wild land nestled into a natural bowl by surrounding mountains. Explore our many paths and trails, verdant woodlands, lush gardens, and colorful native flowers. Escape the urban buzz and enjoy the best of the season.

Membership

Join our vibrant member community and support our growth

  • Free daytime garden admission 364 days a year
  • Daily 8am early admission
  • Early access and discounts to events such as Carved & Enchanted
  • Discounts at Jones Coffee at Descanso and The Store
  • And more!

“Descanso has inspired me since I was a child, decades ago. Now it has inspired my son to celebrate and wonder at nature.”

Descanso Guest
Secret Gardens

GARDEN SECRET

Hope for snow

A splendiferous view of the San Gabriels

Hope’s Garden behind the Hilltop Gardens and Boddy House has one of the best views of the San Gabriel Mountains when there’s snow.

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The first cherry blossoms of the season have flowered 🌸 After the rain comes beautiful spring blooms! #Pinktree season continues to dazzle with these 'Okame' cherry blossoms in the #JapaneseGarden.

Love #cherryblossoms and other #pinkflowers? Follow us for updates as more #sakura start to bloom in the coming weeks 🌸 #ExploreDescanso 

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Well hello there, winter rose 🌹 Part of the #buttercup family, their pretty-looking petals are actually #sepals. Also known as #hellebores, you can find them blooming near the #RoseGarden. 

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Don't miss these gorgeous blooms in the garden 💐 Descanso is open all weekend and on #PresidentsDay. Special highlights include beautiful #peach blossoms, #camellias, #magnolias, #daffodils, #hyacinths, and more.

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🌷 Tulip update: The tulips are coming up nicely, and we are waiting patiently for the first #tulip to bloom in the next few weeks. The #tulips usually bloom en masse from mid-March to early April, though it's entirely dependent on the weather.

💐 Want to know when they start blooming? Follow us for the latest bloom updates as we share their progress in real time. 

🌸 If you want to see them more than once, become a member and get free daytime admission to enjoy these, cherry blossoms, and more this spring!

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Happy #ValentinesDay from Descanso ❤️ Stunning #camellias are blooming throughout the garden, including 'Eleanor Martin Supreme' along the Promenade. 

Whether you're able to visit the garden or not, we hope everyone has a #love-ly day 💕 #ExploreDescanso 

📸 Photo credit @valleygaljen 

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Magnificent #magnolia Monday 🌼 More saucer magnolia blooms are emerging in the #RoseGarden. Stay tuned for updates as we highlight the best of #pinktree season here in the garden 🌸 #ExploreDescanso 

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