Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

Highly recommended
The Huntington comprises one of the world's finest research libraries of rare books and manuscripts; a world-class collection of 18-19C British art, French and American works; and renowned botanical gardens. Secluded in the upscale Pasadena suburb of San Marino, it occupies the ranch of rail tycoon Henry E. Huntington (1850-1927).

Useful information

Adresse : 

Oxford Road 1151

Phone:

+1 626-405-2100

Opening hours

[Mon, Wed-Fri noon-4.30pm (Wed-Sun 10.30am-4.30pm Memorial Day-Labor Day), weekends and Mon Bank Hols 10.30am-4.30pm. $15 weekdays, $20 weekends and Bank Hol Mon. No charge 1st Thu of every month with advanced tickets. Free parking. Picnicking not permitted.]

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