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The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

1151 Oxford Rd, San Marino, CA 91108-1218
+1 626-405-2100
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A Treasure in Pasadena

This is an amazing treasure, with books and art which reminded us of Europe. The gardens are... read more

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Reviewed 6 days ago
grandmadoctor
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Salt Lake City, Utah
What a gem!

A visit to the Huntington library was recommended by a friend and a short Uber drive from downtown... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
elsvw
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A popular tourist stop, this 207 acre complex houses a library, art collection and stunning gardens. The library and art gallery contain rare books and one of the most complete collections of 18th century art outside of London.
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  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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1151 Oxford Rd, San Marino, CA 91108-1218
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is an amazing treasure, with books and art which reminded us of Europe. The gardens are spectacular and I imagine in the Spring they are even more beautiful. We traded our day passes for an annual membership because we just have to see the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A visit to the Huntington library was recommended by a friend and a short Uber drive from downtown LA brought us there. Absolutely wonderful gardens, galleries and to top,it off an great restaurant. Not to be missed,

Thank elsvw
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent hours along the Huntington Library, walking around and listening to a very refined guide who taught us about the building of the magnificent gardens and the unique library. Unmissable.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

4 older adults borrowed 2 wheel chairs and spent the afternoon having tea and walking the gardens, the )Huntington mansion and the Library. Wonderful visions and everyone was very gracious and helpful. There are several days worth of activities and visions but it was a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Huntington Library, Art Collection and Botanical Gardens is a pretty stop while you are in the Pasadena/San Marino area. It offers several settings for your enjoyment and some nice outdoor areas.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a wonderful day visiting these expansive gardens. Be prepared for lots of walking if you want to view everything. Lovely library buildings and museums where you can visit and escape from the heat. Has a beautiful tearooms in the rose garden. We enjoyed...More

Thank Theresehols
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very unique place to have vision enjoy much. They collected many masterpieces of art. You can walk outdoor to see many beautiful flowers and plants in different gardens also. Good for whole family to visit.

Thank pldj m
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was so impressed with the grounds - they are absolutely beautiful! Staff were very friendly and welcoming.

Thank Beth P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an amazing place. The collections are extensive, easy to spend the majority of the day. Art Gallery wonderful, try to take a guided tour to get the most out of it.Relax and take a break from the educational overload on a garden bench...More

1  Thank sallen1079
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited as a 3 generation family on a very very hot Sunday in September. We would have liked to explore the wonderful gardens more ......... but the heat with very young children in tow drove us into the fine Art galleries and the world...More

Thank BobandJosie
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Laura F
August 25, 2017|
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Response from rulysses | Reviewed this property |
I would expect the first week of December to be very pleasant. Rain is a possibility, but the variety of gardens and the indoor art and library collections make it a great place any time of year.
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Silvia M
May 8, 2017|
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Response from Lance H | Reviewed this property |
Not to sit on the grass, but there are plenty of tables for you to sit at in multiple gardens. I did see some people sitting down but no real picnic baskets.
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Lynn J
December 21, 2016|
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Response from TheHuntington | Property representative |
I'm afraid not - but we do have other memorial options if you'd like to contact us at 626-405-2212
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