UCLA Mathias Botanical Garden

A 7.5 acre public garden, outdoor classroom, and research facility on the UCLA campus in Los Angeles, California.

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The Herbarium

The UCLA Herbarium is a resource for the Los Angeles community that promotes the preservation and identification of plants.

Our collections consist of approximately 150,000 dried and pressed plant specimens with a focus on California and the Western United States, and an expanding interest in similar Mediterranean-climate regions of the world.

Sat Apr 27, 2024

Kick back at a free public concert in the Garden! 287vinyl will kick off the music at 2pm, followed by Old Growth and Garden Party. Meet at …

Sat May 04, 2024

Join a Garden Guide for a free tour on May 4, 2024 at 10 a.m. Explore our living museum featuring collections of plants from around the glob …

Sat May 18, 2024

Join us for the first annual Clarkia Festival, an all-day celebration of nature featuring live music, educational activities, food, vendors, …

Thu May 23, 2024

UCLA Ethnomusicology student Gabriela Acosta performs original music at the Outdoor Amphitheater on May 23, 2024 from 5 – 6 p.m. Entry is fr …