• 1151 Oxford Rd.
  • San Marino, CA 91108
  • T: 626-405-2100

The Huntington is a research and cultural center surrounded by 120 acres spread across 12 specialized gardens. Originally the private estate of railroad magnate Henry Huntington, it is one of Southern California’s must-see cultural destinations with magnificent collections of rare books, manuscripts, and famous works of art including Gainsborough’s “The Blue Boy,” Mary Cassatt’s “Breakfast in Bed,” a Gutenberg Bible, an illuminated manuscript of Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales, and a First Folio edition of Shakespeare.

Botanical Gardens

  • Desert Garden
  • Australian Garden
  • California Garden
  • Camellia Garden
  • Children’s Garden
  • Desert Garden
  • Herb Garden
  • Japanese Garden
  • Jungle Garden
  • Lily Ponds
  • Palm Garden
  • Rach Garden
  • Rose Garden
  • Shakespeare Garden
  • Subtropical Garden

Art Collection

  • Huntington Gallery (former home of the Huntingtons, European Art)
  • Virginia Steele Scott Galleries (American Art)
  • MaryLou and George Boone Gallery (rotating exhibitions and art on loan)
  • Reseach Library (exhibits from the Huntington collection)

Library

The research library attracts more than 1,700 scholars each year and awards approximately 150 grants annually for advanced humanities research.

Tip

Make a reservation for the Rose Garden Tea Room and enjoy The Huntington’s signature teas, scones and a buffet of finger sandwiches, imported and domestic cheeses, fresh fruit, chilled seasonal salads, and specialty petite desserts. Reservations are required online or by calling (626) 683-8131.

Hours of Operation

  • Monday: 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
  • Wednesday: 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
  • Thursday: 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
  • Friday: 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
  • Saturday: 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
  • Sunday: 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
  • Closed: Tuesdays, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and Independence Day.

Admission

Weekdays

  • Adults $25
  • Seniors (65+) $21
  • Students (12-18, or with full-time student ID) $21
  • Youth (4-11) $13
  • Children (under 4) free
  • Groups (15 or more) $19 per person
  • Members enter free

Weekends

  • Adults $29
  • Seniors (65+) $24
  • Students (12-18, or with full-time student ID) $24
  • Youth (4-11) $13
  • Children (under 4) free
  • Groups (15 or more) $23 per person
  • Members enter free

Free Day
Admission to The Huntington is free on the first Thursday of every month with advance tickets. Details→

Website

huntington.org