Art Museums

The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens

Plan Your Visit in 2020

The Huntington is open with new restrictions. Only the botanical gardens are open at this time.

All visitors must reserve tickets online in advance. The Huntington will be open 7 days a week in July and August, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Tickets are made available each Tuesday at noon for the following week, Wed.–Tues.

1919 cafe is open with a delicious selection of grab-and-go otpions, snacks and beverages including wine and beer. Tip: Pre-order a delicious picnic box to be ready when you visit (48-hour notice required).

For more details on planning your visit, visit http://huntington.org/

The Huntington has also released a livecam where viewers can watch the Amorpophallus titanum (Stinky plant) bloom in the Conservatory.

Watch Livecam

The Huntington

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

Galleries are closed at this time.

  • 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.

Admission

Non-Members must buy tickets online in advance.
Members must reserve tickets online in advance.

    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 | 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 | Free

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

    Venue Information
    Max Capacity: 4,000
    Indoor/Outdoor Space

    • Exclusive to Pasadena
    • Kid Friendly

    The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens

    1151 Oxford Rd.
    San Marino, CA 91108

    • Phone: 626-405-2100
    • Hours: NOTE: THE HUNTINGTON WILL REOPEN JULY 1st, 2020
      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.