Note: the yellow dotted line indicates steep grade or stairs; please use caution


Wheelchairs Available
All buildings and most garden areas at The Huntington are accessible to visitors with mobility impairments. A limited number of non-motorized wheelchairs are available for loan. Visitors are urged to reserve one in advance of your visit by calling 626-405-2125 Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Unreserved wheelchairs may be available on a first-come, first-served basis near the ticket kiosk area. Mobility impaired visitors are welcome to bring their own motorized scooters, wheelchairs, or Segways.


A color-coded map of the grounds is available online and also included in the Visitor's Guide, showing steep areas that should be avoided for those with mobility impairments.


Special Assistance Vehicle

SAV logoFor visitors with mobility impairments, The Huntington runs a Special Assistance Vehicle (SAV). This shuttle makes stops approximately every 30 minutes at the following locations: The Library Exhibition Hall; the front of the Rose Hills Foundation Conservatory; the Chinese Garden; south entrance of the Japanese Garden; and the restrooms at the Lily Ponds. Look for the SAV signs at these locations. Please note the shuttle cannot accommodate strollers, and there is no service in the rain or on free days.


For visitors with hearing impairments, assistive listening devices (ALD), sign language interpretation, and real-time captioning are available for all public events; please email or call 626-405-2267 at least ten days in advance of the event to make arrangements.

About The Huntington

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens is a collections-based research and educational institution established in 1919 by Henry E. and Arabella Huntington. Henry Huntington, a key figure in the...

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