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Top garden recommendations from locals

Museum
“The Huntington Library , Art Museum, and Botanical Garden is a Collection-based educational and research institutions established by Henry E.Hubtington ,who was instrumental in developing the San Gabriel Valley.”
  • 400 locals recommend
Garden
“The Japanese Garden is a 6.5 acres public Japanese garden located on the grounds of the Tillman Water Reclamation Plant adjacent to Woodley Park, in the Sepulveda Basin Recreation Area of the central San Fernando Valley. It is in the community of Lake Balboa, adjacent to the Van Nuys and Encino neighborhood.”
  • 42 locals recommend
Garden
“I enjoy being there. The view from top is amazing. It has a small garden for visitors to walk around. Very quite place.”
  • 50 locals recommend
Garden
“The Japanese Garden is located at the CSULB campus and it is lovely and peaceful to walk around!”
  • 26 locals recommend
Garden
“Exposition Park is known for its main attraction, the rose garden. You will also find other exhibits and attractions in the area. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“this is by far the best Mexican restaurant in the Valley, yeah it's not too close but a quick ride over and you will get to experience amazing food if you can get a seat”
  • 23 locals recommend
Sculpture Garden
“Located right outside of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) you will find this stunning, solar-powered installation created in 2008 using 202 restored, cast-iron street lamps. It has set the scene for many films and will make for a gorgeous backdrop for your next photo-op.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Garden
“Beautiful place so peaceful and serene. I love it. Great for a nice afternoon walk”
  • 11 locals recommend
Garden
“Beautiful local property to view some of the unique vegetation of Southern California.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Park
“This is a very nice park to go for a walk, to be around trees. There are lots of activities. There is a Farmers market on Tuesdays and Saturdays.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Garden
“A wonderful free garden that is often overlooked due to its proximity to the Huntington Gardens and Descanso Gardens, this free attraction is definitely worth a visit if you have young kids who need to get out some energy outdoors. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Garden
“You could spend hours here roaming through the different gardens and marveling at the wild peacocks! ”
  • 54 locals recommend
Garden
“ABSOLUTELY STUNNING BOTANICAL GARDENS VERY CLOSE TO UNIT. UNFORGETTABLE SIGHT!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Sculpture Garden
“The garden is located on the campus of UCLA and is one of the most comprehensive sculpture gardens in the USA.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Museum
“More than 14,000 different varieties of plants are showcased in more than a dozen principal garden areas. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Garden
“Great for photos. I personally love this place. It’s a compact, minimalist sculpture garden intended as a representation of the state of California.”
  • 5 locals recommend