Will Rogers State Historic Park

1501 Will Rogers State Park Rd.
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272- Map It
(310) 454-8212

AAA Editor Notes

Will Rogers State Historic Park is 186.5 acres at 1501 Will Rogers State Park Rd. Cowboy humorist, columnist and radio commentator, actor, philanthropist and aviation enthusiast Will Rogers bought and began developing the property into his ranch in 1924 and lived here from 1928 until his death in 1935. The restoration of the 31-room house and the stables was completed in 2006. The Western-style furnishing of the 31-room, ranch-style house include Native American rugs and blankets, bronzes and watercolors by Charles Russell, etchings and paintings by Ed Borein and original Monterey furniture. Restoration of the grounds and outbuildings to their appearance during Rogers's ownership continues. On the grounds are a hay barn, blacksmith/carpenter shop, foreman’s house, roping arena and polo field, as well as hiking trails and picnic facilities. Polo is played Sat. 2-5 and Sun. 10-1 (weather permitting), May 1 to mid-October. Guided horseback tours are available. Guided tours are available.
$12 (per private vehicle); $11 (per private vehicle ages 62+).
Hours: Park open daily 8-dusk. House tours depart on the hour Thurs.-Fri. 11-3, Sat.-Sun. 10-4.