As a VENUE: Host an event…


Create the elegant, breathtakingly romantic wedding celebration of your dreams amidst the splendor of The Huntington‘s exquisite estate gardens in beautiful San Marino. Make your special day unforgettable with a Huntington Estate Wedding.

  • Venues & Capacity: The romantic and fragrant blooms of the Rose Garden, the Gilded Age formality of the North Vista’s fountain and statuary, the traditional terraces and pavilions of the Chinese Garden, and the timeless, sweeping views from the South Terrace of The Huntington Art Gallery are a just a few of the many options available on the 200-acre historic property. Indoor venues include covered loggias of the art galleries, and the spectacular glass-domed Rose Hill Garden Courtyard. Gallery interiors and the Library Exhibition Hall are not available for events, but may be made available for your guests to tour. Capacity varies by location, with intimate celebrations in the Japanese Garden, to grand events on the North Vista accommodating up to 900 guests.

Corporate Events, Company Retreats, and Special Occasions: 

The Huntington offers historic galleries, lush gardens, and spacious auditoriums to host special events. Over thirty unique venues set the tone for an unprecedented guest experience, whether a company retreat, holiday dinner, or special anniversary. Plan your event with Huntington Hospitality.

  • OUTDOOR VENUES:  * Rose Hills Foundation Garden Court * James F. Rothenberg Courtyard * Celebration Garden * Richard’s Courtyard and Lawn * Boone Gallery Circle * Scott Gallery Loggia * Huntington Art Gallery South Terrace * Huntington Art Gallery Loggia * Rose Garden * North Vista * Lily Ponds * Australian Garden * Brown Garden Lawn * Library Lawn, and * East Lawn
  • INDOOR VENUES: * Haaga Hall * Ahmanson Classroom * Stewart R. Smith Board Room and Courtyard * Rothenberg Hall * Steven’s Classroom * Melanie’s Classroom * Roger’s Classroom. and * The Huntington.

Portrait Photography: Personal portrait, engagement, wedding, and family photography sessions may be scheduled by appointment.

Commercial Filming: Commercial filming and photography are permitted by appointment only.

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As a SHOP: Discover unique gifts…

The Huntington Store:

Thousands of whimsical and unique gifts delight shoppers in a vaulted sky-lit space with eight thematic rooms. The store features a specially curated selection of * seasonal gifts * books * custom prints * jewelry * apparel * toys, and * home decor relating to The Huntington‘s library, art, and botanical collections.

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As an EATERY: Food for thought…

Four distinct locations and offerings:

  • Jade Court Café: Serving delicious pork and chive pot stickers, Dan Dan Noodles, spicy-sweet Ginger Crème Brûlée and more, the new Jade Court Cafe is already a Huntington favorite.
  • 1919 Café: Serving a selection of freshly prepared menu items along with the recently re-opened taqueria. Indoor and outdoor dining available. The Bar is also open offering a wide selection of wine and beer.
  • Red Car Coffee Shop: Inspired by the Pacific Electric Railway and showcasing travel posters from The Huntington’s Collections, Red Car coffee shop offers espresso, tea, pastries, ice cream, snacks, and grab-and-go fare. Pick up a warm croissant breakfast sandwich, muffin, or scone to go if you’re in a hurry or take your time and enjoy a sandwich or salad for lunch seated at the banquette, booth, or bar area.
  • Rose Garden Tea Room: Set within the historic Rose Garden, the Tea Room offers an elegant and memorable experience inspired by tradition of English tea service with a distinctive California twist.

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Be a DONOR: Show that you care…

Make The Huntington Yours:
Your support helps keep The Huntington‘s mission of enrichment, education and stewardship alive for generations to come. With your generosity, The Huntington funds extensive collections-based research and educational opportunities, public programs, more than a dozen unique gardens, and world-renowned art holdings!

Membership at The Huntington opens up an oasis of culture and art set amidst 130 acres of breathtaking gardens. Enjoy unlimited free Huntington admission, access to world-class exhibitions, invitations to fun events and programs, family festivals, plant sale previews, valuable discounts, and much more. Delight your senses and enrich your mind with every visit—join or renew today! Membership Levels include: * Sustaining * Contributor * Affiliate * Supporting * Patron, and * Benefactor. * Gift Memberships are welcomed. Join at any level or take advantage of one of the following offers: (may not be combined)

  • Join Huntington Membership at any level online and receive 2 additional months of Membership—14 months of Membership for the price of 12! Enter code: 2FREEMONTHS at checkout.
  • Purchase or renew a 2-year Membership online at any level and save 10%. Check the box “Yes, I’d like to purchase two years and save 10%!” before checkout, or enter code: 2YEAR at checkout. Offer redeemable online only.
  • Seniors (65+) receive $20 off any level. Email or call 626-405-2124 prior to purchasing to redeem.
  • Educators (preschool through university-level faculty and administrators) receive $20 off any level. Email or call 626-405-2124 prior to purchasing to redeem.


Your support helps keep The Huntington‘s mission of enrichment, education and stewardship alive for generations to come. With your generosity, The Huntington is able to fund extensive collections-based research and educational opportunities, public programs, more than twelve unique gardens, and world-renowned art holdings!

  • Donations at specified amounts are designated and you may customize tour gifts. Memorial and Tribute gifts are welcomed. And you may identify and underwrite efforts of your choice: * Use my donation where you need it most * Tea Room Renovation Project * Support the Library Fund * Japanese Heritage House * Desert Garden Improvement Project * Support the Art Collections * Support the Botanical Gardens * Support the Bus Transportation Fund, and  * Support the Chinese Garden.
  • The Society of Fellows: The Huntington‘s premier group of philanthropic supporters. Members gain the opportunity to be a part of a close-knit community, enrichment through life-long learning, all while providing the unrestricted annual giving critical to The Huntington‘s intellectual and educational activities. Levels of Participation include: * AnnualPresident’s Circle * Huntington Circle * Huntington Circle Silver, Gold, and Platinum.
  • Gift Planning: Since its founding in 1919, when Henry and Arabella Huntington signed a deed of trust transferring their San Marino property and their collections to a nonprofit trust, The Huntington has benefited from the thoughtful generosity of individuals who included the institution in their estate plans.
  • Collectors’ Council: The Collectors’ Councils play a critical role in supporting The Huntington‘s collections, ensuring they will be vibrant for generations to come, and assisting library and art curators in selecting works for acquisition that further enhance the holdings begun by Henry and Arabella Huntington. The councils are a convivial group of Huntington supporters who enjoy exclusive events throughout the year including behind-the-scenes tours of special exhibitions and collections, and curator-led trips to institutions and private collections around the world.
  • Art Collectors’ Council: Founded in 1994, the Art Collectors’ Council meets every spring to select works for acquisition presented by The Huntington‘s curatorial staff.
  • Corporate Giving: in return for critical support of The Huntington‘s mission to provide our community with unparalleled access to educational resources, programs, and exhibitions, Corporate donors gain the ability to:
    Create customized opportunities for clients, including VIP tours and
    private receptions
  • Attend Huntington exhibition openings, programs, and events
  • Expand marketing and public relations activities in a targeted
  • Enhance brand recognition, increase philanthropic presence, and
    improve client loyalty
  • Develop rewarding educational and volunteer opportunities for

Become a Volunteer: Volunteering at The Huntington is a great way to learn about plants and culture, meet people with similar interests, and share your knowledge and enthusiasm with visitors! Volunteers are a vital and valued resource at The Huntington. Opportunities include:

  • Information volunteers – provide information to visitors at various locations including admissions, orientation gallery, library, art galleries, and the gardens
  • Garden volunteers – provide vital support to the botanical staff dead-heading, weeding, re-potting, and tending the many gardens
  • Docent volunteers – lead public and school tours of the library, art, and botanical collections
  • Office volunteers – assist staff with administrative support and special projects

Support The Huntington …by simply joining, giving, and volunteering here:

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