A place of history, hospitality, and diplomacy in the California desert

President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping - U.S.-China Summit, June 2013
Sunnylands Center & Gardens - completed in 2011, opened to the public March 2012
The Historic House - midcentury modern home was completed in 1966
"My country has been very good to me; I must be good to my country."
- Walter Annenberg

Visit the Center & Gardens

Sunnylands Center & Gardens is closed until further notice.

See note above.

Events

  • Mar 29, 2020
    8
    45
    am

    Sundays at Sunnylands

    This program is suspended until further notice. Please see Sunnylands' COVID-19 response HERE.  On almost every Sunday, from November through April, Sunnylands invites families to the Great Lawn, w
    8:45 am
    Mar 29, 2020
    Suspended
    Suspended
    Mar 29, 2020
    10
    00
    am

    Center Orientation

    This program is suspended until further notice. Please see Sunnylands' COVID-19 response HERE.  This 30-minute guided walk introduces guests to the Center and its interpretive elements. Also includ
    10:00 am
    Mar 29, 2020
    Suspended
    Suspended
    Mar 29, 2020
    11
    00
    am

    Music in the Gardens: Barry Baughn Blues Band

    This program is suspended until further notice. Please see Sunnylands' COVID-19 response HERE.  Sunnylands Center & Gardens presents its annual Music in the Gardens concert series beginning Sun
    11:00 am
    Mar 29, 2020
    Suspended
    Suspended
  • Apr 1, 2020
    10
    00
    am

    Center Orientation

    This program is suspended until further notice. Please see Sunnylands' COVID-19 response HERE.  This 30-minute guided walk introduces guests to the Center and its interpretive elements. Also includ
    10:00 am
    Apr 1, 2020
    Suspended
    Suspended
  • Apr 2, 2020
    10
    00
    am

    Free Guided Garden Walk

    This program is suspended until further notice. Please see Sunnylands' COVID-19 response HERE. During this free 60-minute guided walk, guests explore the winding paths throughout the nine-acre Sunn
    10:00 am
    Apr 2, 2020
    Suspended
    Suspended