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Sherman Library & Gardens

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2647 East Pacific Coast Highway, Corona del Mar, Newport Beach, CA 92625
+1 949-673-2261
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A Garden for a Gardener

My boyfriend and I had a day free after a weekend of wedding activities (my strep brother, not me... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
MaintGal
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New Braunfels, Texas
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An afternoon out or a wedding...

This little gem is perfect for anyone who enjoys the coast and beautiful plants. We are regular... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
fewsl
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Los Angeles, California
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Horticultural retreat that features a museum of living plants, walking paths, bubbling tile fountains and a library devoted to the study of the Pacific Southwest.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“gift shop” (27 reviews)
“koi pond” (11 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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2647 East Pacific Coast Highway, Corona del Mar, Newport Beach, CA 92625
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+1 949-673-2261
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1 - 10 of 196 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I had a day free after a weekend of wedding activities (my strep brother, not me). It was easy to find, and there was a parking lot across the street with free parking. The cost to enter was $5 per person, which...More

Thank MaintGal
Reviewed 1 week ago

This little gem is perfect for anyone who enjoys the coast and beautiful plants. We are regular visitors, but the best times I have had there have been spent attending weddings. It's not a terribly expensive place to hold the ceremony, the vendors provide excellent...More

Thank fewsl
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful and peaceful place of comfort! The landscaping was fantastic! There are hidden waterfalls and fountains of running water. Friendly staff.

Thank SLP2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 3 hours in the garden on October 26th. Having arrived at 10.30 a.m. and been the first in the garden on a beautiful sunny day, we were surprised at the amount achieved in such a small space. The garden is well laid out...More

1  Thank David C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A $5 entry fee to a tranquil oasis away from the busy highway. Tinkling fountains lend to a stress-relieving, peaceful experience whilst sampling the wholesome and fairly priced foods. The crepes were exceptionally good and coffee cup refilled on request.

Thank oneworldmaster
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

This is a gem of a place to spend a cool day near the beach enjoying the beautiful grounds and having light conversation. The place is very pretty and the people are wonderful. Highly recommended to take a stroll during a day trip to Newport...More

Thank occowgirl78
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Lots of interesting exotic plants and trees, plus a great gift shop if you are looking for unusual gifts. Nice places to sit, plus a restaurant that was too full to get in. Next time.

Thank RitaAdvisor
Reviewed 10 September 2017

This garden is so lovingly tended. A great variety with greenhouse, fabulous succulent garden with patterns and colors you won't see anywhere else. Orchids are another standout as are the rose gardens. At lunchtime you can eat at the restaurant and enjoy the beautiful view....More

Thank capowilson
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Went to visit on a very hot day. Small gardens but nice selection of Californian plants and flowers . Tried the restaurant good food small portions . Tried their salads lyonnaise and delicious berry sorbet. Ver refreshing on a hot day

Thank Margeritta
Reviewed 19 August 2017

What a lovely surprise! I'm a cactus lover and their cacti display was bountiful and beautiful. So many interesting plants to see.

Thank Angie P
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