If you're tired of being indoors all week and are longing to spend some time outside, consider visiting the following gardens for a nice walk on a beautiful day.
Virginia Robinson Gardens
One of the first homes in Beverly Hills, Virginia Robinson Garden is a 6 acre estate full of exotic gardens. Guided tours are available on Tuesday - Friday from 10am to 1pm, however, reservations are required. Admission fees are $10 for adults; $6 for students & seniors, and $3 for children.
For more information , visit: http://www.robinsongardens.org/
Los Angeles Arboretum & Botanic Garden
Featuring countless plant collections from around the world, the Arboretum stretches over 127 acres (across the street from the Santa Anita race track). The arboretum offers concerts, tours, events and activities. Admission fees are $8 for adults; $6 for students & seniors, and $3 for children.
For more information, visit: http://www.arboretum.org/
The Huntington Library
The Huntington Library features not just a research library, but an art collection and 120 acres of botanical gardens. The gardens feature a desert garden, a Japanese Garden, a Rose Garden and a Chinese Garden. Admission fees range from free for members to $20 for adults on weekends, so be sure to check the website for more info: http://www.huntington.org/