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


Sunnylands Center & Gardens is open Wednesday through Sunday, from 8:30 am to 4 pm. Parking and admission are free and reservations/tickets are not required. Plan your visit and review our current safety guidelines by clicking here. To purchase tickets for one of our estate tours, click here.


Below, virtual tours take you inside our latest exhibition
and two of the Annenberg estate’s most intriguing rooms.


  • Sunday, May 22, 2022
    May 22, 2022

    High School Senior Open House

    On Sunday, May 22, from 4:30 to 6:30 pm, high school seniors and their parents are invited to attend an open house at Sunnylands to learn about the many benefits of joining the tour guide internship p
    4:30 pm
    May 22, 2022
  • Friday, May 27, 2022
    May 27, 2022

    Free Guided Bird Walk

    Led by a knowledgeable birder, this free 60-minute guided walk introduces guests to many local and migratory bird species in the Sunnylands gardens. The free guided Bird Walk is offered every Frida
    8:45 am
    May 27, 2022
  • Sunday, May 29, 2022
    May 29, 2022

    Last Weekend

    Families are invited to come and dance the night away in the Sunnylands gardens. Join us as we close out the season and welcome summer with a fun-filled dance celebration on Sunday, May 29, 7:30 to 9
    7:30 pm
    May 29, 2022
"My country has been very good to me; I must be good to my country."
- Walter Annenberg