Directions to The Huntington
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The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino, CA 91108
The Huntington is located near Pasadena in the city of San Marino,
approximately twelve miles northeast of downtown Los Angeles. The
Huntington has two entrance gates: one on Oxford Road, and a second
entrance at Allen Avenue, just south of California Boulevard.
From the Pasadena area:
From California Boulevard: Take Allen Avenue south to The Huntington's Allen gate.
From Huntington Drive: Westbound: Cross the intersection at Sierra Madre Boulevard and immediately turn right at Monterey Road. Continue bearing to the right onto Oxford Road, and come straight up Oxford for two blocks to the Huntington's Oxford gate. Eastbound: Make a U-turn at Sierra Madre Boulevard. Immediately turn right at Monterey Road, and continue bearing right onto Oxford Road. Come straight up Oxford for two blocks to the Huntington's Oxford gate.
From Nearby Freeways:
Harbor or Pasadena Freeway #110: Take the 110 Freeway north towards Pasadena where it ends, becoming Arroyo Parkway. Continue on Arroyo for 3 traffic signals, to California Blvd. Turn right on California and continue for approximately 3 miles. After passing the Caltech campus, continue for several blocks to the next traffic signal at Allen Avenue. Turn right on Allen Avenue and proceed two blocks to The Huntington's Allen gate.
Foothill Freeway I-#210: Traveling westbound and eastbound, exit at the Sierra Madre Blvd. off-ramp in Pasadena and head south. Turn right on California Blvd.; proceed to Allen Ave. and turn left; go two blocks to the Allen gate. Alternatively, continue straight down Sierra Madre Blvd. to Euston Road and follow the signs to the Oxford gate.
Santa Monica Freeway #10: From Santa Monica, LAX, or the West Side, take the 10 freeway eastbound to the 110 freeway north. Take the 110 into Pasadena where it will end, becoming Arroyo Parkway. Continue north on Arroyo to the second traffic signal, at California Boulevard. Turn right on California and continue for about two miles. After passing the Caltech campus, continue for several blocks to the next traffic signal at Allen Avenue.
San Bernardino Freeway #10: Exit at San Gabriel Boulevard and go north. Continue for about 3 miles to Huntington Drive. Turn left and take Huntington Drive for about one mile into the city of San Marino. Cross the intersection at Sierra Madre Boulevard and immediately turn right at Monterey Road. Continue bearing to the right onto Oxford Road, and come straight up Oxford for two blocks to the Huntington's Oxford gate.
From other area freeways: Refer to map for connections to the 110, 210, or 10 Freeways, and follow directions above.
Metro Rail Gold Line
The Allen Avenue station of the Metro Rail Gold Line is about 1-1/2 miles north of The Huntington. From the station, walk south on Allen Avenue to The Huntington's entrance gate at Allen Avenue and Orlando Road, or you may transfer to Pasadena ARTS 10 bus which stops at at Del Mar & Allen. Check the City of Pasadena website for the most up-to-date information. Metrolink and Amtrak connections to the Gold Line can be made at Union Station in downtown Los Angeles.
Metro Bus Lines
The Huntington is located in a residential area, and the nearest bus stops are approximately 1 mile away. For Metro bus lines visit http://www.metro.net
For the Pasadena Area Rapid Transit System (ARTS) schedules and stops, visit http://www.cityofpasadena.net/trans/TRANSIT/ARTSRoute_Rev.asp