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, Tour the Historic Estate

Sunnylands Center & Gardens is open Wednesday through Sunday, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm with free admission and parking.

Historic House tours require advance ticket purchases at $48 per person.

Birding On The Estate tours require advance ticket purchases at $35 per person.

The Open-Air Experience, when available, can be purchased at the Center at $21 per person.

Events

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    30
    am

    Center Orientation

    This 30-minute guided walk introduces guests to the Center and its interpretive elements. Also included is a brief overview of Flight Plan: The Birds of Sunnylands, an exhibition taking a look of t...
    starts at
    08
    30
    am

    Plein Air in the Gardens

    Inspired by the Annenbergs' Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art collection and bordered by the majestic San Jacinto Mountains, the gardens bloom with texture, color, and life, making the lands...
    starts at
    11
    00
    am

    Garden walk

    During this free 60-minute guided walk, guests explore the winding paths throughout the nine-acre Sunnylands gardens, enjoying a commentary by a member of the education department. More than 70 spe...
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Honoring the 50th anniversary of Walter Annenberg's appointment as ambassador to the United Kingdom

Visit Sunnylands

Center & Gardens

Wed – Sun

8:30 am – 4 pm