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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
“A beautiful and unique place to go with the family. There is wonderful place for children to play and peaceful walk while enjoying all the botanicals ”
  • 82 locals recommend
Garden
“For a great photo opportunity, with thousands of poppies in bloom. Ride on the farmers wagon or walk through for a nice few hours, shop at the agriculture barn and go discount shopping at the Carlsbad Shops next door. ”
  • 68 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“Well laid out gardens representing many different eco systems of California. Peaceful and delightful.”
  • 55 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
Brewery
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“Excellent local brewery with fun atmosphere. Outdoor space is often filled with food trucks and live music.”
  • 41 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
Botanical Garden
“Beautiful views of the ocean; easy hike; lots of interesting plants with signage. Tuesday - Sunday: 9am to 5pm Free on Tuesdays and most holidays. $7/per person and Children free. The first 0.3 miles starting at the trailhead is ADA accessible. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Garden
“Beautiful gardens on the ocean, incredible view for photos, serene energy. ”
  • 33 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
“This is a really special private estate (now trust) with plants that have been imported from all over the world. It does require reservations so call ahead. Very scenic and relaxing.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“Balboa Park Gardens are cultivated areas of Balboa Park in San Diego, California.”
  • 16 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