Facility Access Information

Wheelchair Parking Location
Main Parking Lot at front of entrace
Main Entrance
15-20 steps
Accessible Entrance
Outdoor entrance, curbs are ramped
Café / Restaurant
Café/Restaurant is wheelchair accessible
Wheelchairs Available
At Visitor's Center
Accessible Restrooms
All restrooms are accessible
Accessible Restroom Location
Van de Kamp Complex, Sturt Haaga Gallery
Segways Allowed
Service Animals
Sitting Area Location
Available throughout the Gardens
Portable Chairs
Visitor's Center

Descanso Gardens is an urban retreat of year-round natural beauty, internationally renowned botanical collections and spectacular seasonal horticultural displays. In 1953, Descanso founder E. Manchester Boddy preserved these 160 acres of gardens, woodlands and chaparral for future generations to experience the natural heritage and beauty of Southern California. Accredited by the American Association of Museums, Descanso Gardens welcomes thousands of visitors annually, from local members to international travelers.