Arboretums, Gardens and Wetlands

The following locations offer self-guided tours, workshops, family and kids’ programs, and special events.
 
Bolsa Chica Wetlands
Guided tours available. Free; donations welcome. 3842 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach. www.amigosdebolsachica.org, www.bolsachicalandtrust.org, www.bolsachica.org
 
Descanso Gardens (818) 949-4290
Adults, $9; kids (5-12), $4. 1418 Descanso Drive, La Canada Flintridge. www.descansogardens.org
 
Fullerton Arboretum (657) 278-3407
$5 suggested donation for entry. 1900 Associated Road, Fullerton. www.fullertonarboretum.org
 
Los Angeles County Arboretum (626) 821-3222
Adults, $9; kids (5-12), $4. 301 N. Baldwin Ave., Arcadia. www.arboretum.org
 
Sherman Library & Gardens (949) 673-2261
Adults, $5; kids (12-18), $3. First Monday of the month, free admission. 2647 E. Coast Hwy, Corona Del Mar. www.slgardens.org
 
South Coast Botanic Garden (310) 544-1948
Adults, $9; kids (5-12), $4. Free admission every third Tuesday. 26300 Crenshaw, Palos Verdes Peninsula. www.southcoastbotanicgarden.org