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Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden

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301 N Baldwin Ave, Arcadia, CA 91007-2697
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have you ever seen peacocks outside the zoo in the wild life? This is the place for you to experience wild-life peacocks! Be sure to come to Arboretum in the early morning, you would find a flock of peacocks. Also kids can run around the...More

Thank Tony T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took one of my Australian cousins here, because he is what is called an "arborist" in his country, and he really loved it. It was lovely, and the walking is good exercise.

Thank califcasl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

we are pass holders here and it's a great deal. we can come as often as we like and have a nice walk admiring the great trees and grounds. great family place

Thank Randy G
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The first time we came to Pasadena we visited the Huntington Library and were obviously impressed. I did think this wouldn't be as good but I was wrong. Perhaps because fewer people visit, it just seems like a much calmer, peaceful place to truly escape...More

2  Thank Helen F
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I was a wonderful experience even my husband liked this one better than a few other ones we have been to. The kids had an amazing time taking pictures of the peacocks and the flowers would go back again #1 in our list still have...More

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Walk on cement paths, mostly, and view the flower bushes, botanical garden, and huge grassy area to sit and relax. Even has a waterfall toward the back. Lots of pareking, and across from racing, and big mall. Great place to bring kids, take photographs, or...More

Thank Kaye B
Reviewed 27 July 2018

The arboretum is beautiful and a great place to see Peacocks of all shapes and sizes. It was very hot during our visit so would have appreciated more shade, but we had an enjoyable time. The gardens are very well maintained

Thank BilboKMB
Reviewed 20 July 2018

We went to the arboretum on a very warm morning, but found a good deal of shade as we walked. Our favorite area was the exhibit of Madagascar plants--so strange, and most plants had diabolical thorns! Very interesting. Don't miss a visit to the historic...More

Thank Ann D
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Large place, takes a lot of time to see everything. There are some cool things — lots of peacocks, even with baby chicks, great bamboo display with black, green, yellow and brown types, nice waterfall and Baldwin Lake with many turtles that love to swim...More

Thank LE1805
Reviewed 8 July 2018

It is not too big and good place for a very pleasant walk. Unless you have a good sense of direction, you will wander around and wonder where you are. But that’s what nature is about.

Thank Diane M
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NaziaP15
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Response from Mel526 | Reviewed this property |
At least 4 hours to see a lot of it. More if you want to see everything.
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Kristi H
28 January 2017|
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Response from Robert L | Reviewed this property |
I think we paid $70 for a year membership for the family.
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