inside of Mapel Orientation Gallery

Mapel Orientation Gallery

The Mapel Orientation Gallery is an inviting first stop, providing a peek into the past and a sense of the range of possibilities for your visit.

Get Oriented

Need help deciding what to see and do during your visit?

Grab a Takeaway Tour; easy walking tours with stops that highlight a specific theme, like "Tranquility," "Just-for-Kids," the popular "I-Have-an-Hour" tour, and the new "Centennial Tour."

Check out our visitor Picks and Pics! Guests add their top picks for what to see, alongside a selection of Instagram pics, curated by Huntington staff. Tag your pics #AtTheH to be featured on the wall!

Huntington Timeline 

Explore The Huntington's historic timeline to learn about the founding of the institution and how it's evolved over the past 100 years. Check out the Huntington family tree and then sign The Huntington's 100th birthday card!

Blue Boy Selfie

Take a selfie with our lifesized replica of Blue Boy and tag us on Instagram @thehuntingtonlibrary or #AtTheH.

Huntington History in 10 Minutes

Gain insights into The Huntington’s history by watching this animated short created by L.A. filmmaker Cosmo Segurson.

Map of the Grounds

Use the map to locate galleries, gardens, and points of interest, or head to the Mapel Orientation Gallery across from 1919 café to get oriented.

Take a Tour

Free garden tours, specialty tours, group tours, audio tours...choose your tour!

Just for Kids

Discover all The Huntington has to offer for kids and families

Become a Member

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