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One of the world's great research libraries with more than 11 million items spanning the 11th to 21st centuries, with works on display in the Library exhibition halls

Art Museum

British, European, American, and Asian art including more than 45,000 world-renowned examples of decorative arts, paintings, prints and drawings, photography, and sculpture


Encompassing approximately 130 acres, the Botanical Gardens contain more than a dozen spectacular themed gardens with some 83,000 living plants including rare and endangered species

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Holiday Gift Guide

Shop the Huntington Store’s holiday gift guide for unique artisan gifts and Huntington exclusives. From quality items inspired by nature, like the 3D Wood Owl Clock Assembly Kit, to such classics as the William Morris Embossed Notecards, this curated selection is sure to satisfy and delight the discerning shopper.

Thomas Cole’s Portage Falls on the Genesee

Race and Place in 19th-Century New York State

The monumental Portage Falls on the Genesee by Thomas Cole is at once beautiful and sublime. To explore the valences of race, politics, colonization, and American landscapes as they relate to the stories told by this painting, we are convening a conference at The Huntington titled “Race and Place in 19th-Century New York State.”

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Huntington Acquires Major Work by Élisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun

The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens has acquired a major painting by Élisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun (1755–1842), the most important female artist of 18th-century France. Portrait of Joseph Hyacinthe François-de-Paule de Rigaud, comte de Vaudreuil (ca. 1784) is the second masterpiece to come to The Huntington through a gift from The Ahmanson Foundation.


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