Detail of book of prayer and black sail ships
Curatorial Dialogues: Black Ship Scrolls and Mary Queen of Scots’ Prayer Book
Tue., Sep. 1
Category: Lectures
Location: Huntington Zoom event

Two remarkable—and remarkably different—manuscripts from the Library’s collections are the focus of this presentation and conversation with Li Wei Yang, Curator of Pacific Rim Collections, and...

 
Red Earth graphic
Red Earth
Wed., Sep. 2
Category: Exhibitions
Location: Bamboo Grove of the Japanese Garden

Installed near the southern entrance to the Japanese Garden, Lita Albuquerque's "Red Earth" features an approximately six-by-four-foot boulder coated with bright red pigment and surrounded by...

 
Photograph of Charlotte Ah Tye and “California Desert Protection Act,” c.1989
Collecting the History of the West, the Pacific Rim, & California at The Huntington: A Centennial Reflection
Wed., Sep. 2
Category: Lectures
Location: Zoom event

Drawing upon their half-century of collective experience, the Huntington Library's curators responsible for its Western, Pacific Rim, and California holdings discuss the history of their...

 
The Huntington entrance
Free Day - Sept 3
Thu., Sep. 3
Category: Events

Admission is free with advance reservations.

 
Bridge in Chinese Garden
Huntington Evening Strolls - New Hours
Fri., Sep. 4
Category: Events

Enjoy a leisurely walk around the grounds during evening hours. Advance tickets required

Tickets are made available each Tuesday at noon...

 
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Open Labor Day
Mon., Sep. 7
Category: Events

The Huntington is open Labor Day, Sept. 7, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. with advance tickets.

 
Cycads at The Huntington
Succulent Plants Symposium
Fri., Sep. 11
Category: Garden
Location: Huntington Zoom event

The Huntington is offering an abbreviated Zoom Webinar in lieu of the regular format for the 37th Annual Succulent Plants Symposium. The program consists of four brief presentations by Gardens...

 
Telescope at observatory
Carnegie Lecture - Building Astronomical Instrumentation for the Next Generation
Mon., Sep. 14
Category: Lectures
Location: Carnegie Science Livestream

Sloan Digital Sky Survey has pioneered the development of novel equipment designed to address many crucial astronomical questions. Dr. Solange V. Ramirez, Carnegie Astronomer and SDSS-V Project...

 
Vintage cookbooks
Taste of Art: Women in the Collection
Thu., Sep. 17
Category: Classes
Location: Huntington Zoom event

A Huntington favorite, "Taste of Art" with Maite Gomez-Rejón of ArtBites is going virtual with a series focusing on women in The Huntington's collection. Each class is dedicated to a significant...

 
Early modern map of Jamaica
The Early Modern Global Caribbean: Virtual Conference
Fri., Sep. 18
Category: Conferences
Location: Huntington Zoom event

The Caribbean played a central role in the global transformations that began in the fifteenth century. This conference explores the regional, Atlantic, and World approaches to the Caribbean, and...

 
Print of a pirate
Confederate Infamy
Wed., Sep. 23
Category: Lectures
Location: Huntington Zoom event

Robert Bonner, professor of history at Dartmouth College, probes the deep history of the images, words, and ships that cast odium on the slaveholders' rebellion of the 1860s. This lecture is a ...

 
Illustration of the Olive View Tuberculosis Sanitarium
Archiving Olive View: 100 Years of Public Health in L.A.
Thu., Sep. 24
Category: Lectures
Location: Zoom event

Join us for a celebration and exploration of the Olive View Tuberculosis Sanitarium historical archive in an online event with USC Libraries Southern California studies specialist Suzzane...