Lily Ponds Lawn


Established in 1904, the Lily Ponds were the first garden built on Henry Huntington’s property.  Set amongst bamboo groves and the conifer tree collection, the Lily Ponds Lawn features five adjacent ponds and an open grass meadow, while the lotus, koi, and graceful papyrus provide an enchanting location for a unique event.


Maximum Capacities:  

  • Theatre Style: 400
  • Banquet: 300
  • Cocktail: 400



  • Varied landscape from bamboo to lotus to conifers
  • Historic site: Oldest garden on property built in 1904
  • Open lawn space amongst ponds provides assorted layout options
  • Tenting permissible


Lily Ponds Lawn Onesheet (pdf)

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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