South Coast Botanic Garden

26300 Crenshaw Blvd.
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274- Map It
Phone: (310) 544-1948

AAA Editor Notes

South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd., represents more than 2,500 plant species on 87 acres. Featured are semi-drought tolerant plants suitable to the Southern California landscape. A children's garden is developed around fairy-tale themes. Hiking trails meander through an alpine forest and woodland, and each year more than 200 species of birds can be spotted. Guided tours are available.
$9; $6 (ages 62+ and students with ID); $4 (ages 5-12); free (third Tues. of the month). Tram tour $5. Cash only.
Hours: Daily 9-5. Last admission 30 minutes before closing. A 45-minute tram tour departs Sun. at noon and 1. Closed Christmas.