Events At A Glance

04/01/2021 12:00 AM - 04/30/2021 11:55 PM PT


We are open to give you a peaceful place to be outdoors. Number of visitors is limited and guidelines must be respected. Registration is required and is open until 9am the day of your visit.


Read our guidelines for your visit created in response to Health Department Protocol for outdoor museums and botanical gardens.
(Updated April 5 to reflect Orange Tier protocols)
* Only registered visitors will be admitted—no walk-ins
* Up to six people may gather and sit together 8 feet from other groups
* Masks are required and may only be removed while seated and actively drinking and/or eating
* Mandatory physical distancing of 6 feet except when seated and eating
* Please do not disrupt the peacefulness many people are seeking in the garden: no talking on the phone, music or loud celebrations
* Please take your trash out with you
* We are open rain or shine and unable to issue refunds or rainchecks
* You must leave at the end of your session
* Don’t expose others. Leave if you don’t feel well
* At the check-in table, give your first name to the attendant on the terrace
* Garden paths are all one-way
* The terrace, house and gift shop are off-limits
* The teahouse will be open to see but not to enter
* Sorry, pets are not allowed
* We recommend you bring water and hand sanitizer. Sanitizer will be available but we advise you to carry your own
* Cleaning takes place before the garden opens but not during open hours
* For updates and garden news, subscribe to our Monthly Email
Visitors with disabilities can enter through the west gate (the current EXIT) for garden access and check-in

Finally Fridays

Happy Friday!
Celebrate the end of the week with a good dose of Spring
4pm to 6pm
6pm to 8pm
The garden will be closed on April 23 for a private event
Registration for April 30 will open on April 22
Saturdays in the Garden
Some Lovely Hours in the Garden 
Twilight to Dark
See why the most common description from visitors is, "Magical!"
4pm to 6pm
6pm to 8pm
Registration for May 1 will open on April 22
Open Sundays
Open Sunday
Find respite in this beautiful Spring garden
Three 2-hour sessions
10am to 12pm
12pm to 2pm
2pm to 4pm
Registration for May 2 will open on April 22
Temporarily closed during the pandemic
En Gallery Presents
In Japanese art, the most common subject matter in paintings, prints, textiles, lacquer and other art forms is nature and the four seasons. This exhibition presents a selection of art in different formats in which nature and natural motifs play an important role.
Garden Gift Shop
Temporarily closed during the pandemic
Japanese home decor, kimono, art, teaware