Descanso Gardens

Descanso Gardens

Descanso Gardens features nine botanical collections, a (ride-able) miniature railroad, house museum, modern art gallery, cafe and gift shop. The urban retreat also boasts a redwood forest, streams, a lake, a bird sanctuary and the largest camellia garden in the United States. Programmed events include morning yoga, weekend walks, story time for kids, gardening tutorials, and annual festivals.


All non-members MUST buy online tickets in advance. Members can enter without an advance ticket. No tickets will be sold at the garden. Tickets for non-members will be released weekly Tuesdays at 10 am. Information is subject to change.

When you visit, please:

  • Maintain social distance of 6 feet or more with staff and other visitors
  • Wear a face covering
  • Bring water (All drinking fountains are closed)
  • Get a ticket in advance if you are NOT a member
  • Note Descanso Gardens will be a cashless establishment


  • General: $15.00
  • Students with ID and Seniors (65+): $11.00
  • Children (5-12 years): $5.00
  • Descanso members and children under 5 years: Free

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[September 11, 2020]

  • Kid Friendly

Descanso Gardens

1418 Descanso Dr.
La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011

  • Phone: (818) 949-4290
  • Hours: Daily from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm