Explore the sights and sounds of Virginia Robinson Gardens guided by one of our master storytellers, a.k.a. docents!

Walking tours take visitors through our six unique botanical gardens, including the majestic King Palm Forest, (the largest collection of King Palms in the Western Hemisphere!)

Tours last approximately 90 minutes and are offered by reservation only. Please check our website for tour dates and times. We are closed Sundays and Mondays.

Garden tours are by reservation only and often book up several weeks in advance. At this time we do not allow self-guided tours. The monthly tour schedule is posted a month in advance. For example the Tour schedule for the month of September will post mid-August.

Please call 310.550.2087 or email us at to make your reservation today.

If you are interested in booking a group tour 8 or more guest you much call the office (Group Tours must be made at least 6 weeks prior to the date that you are interested in booking)

We look forward to seeing you!

Listed below is our schedule for the month of September. Please make not that we will be closed to the public from September 11th-24th for two major fundraising events so our tour schedule is limited.


  • Friday August 24th at 10:30am and 1:30pm
  • Saturday August 25th at 11am ( closed )
  • Thursday September 6th 10:30am and 1:30pm
  • Friday September 7th 10:30am and 1:30pm
  • Tuesday September 25th 10:30am and 1:30pm



*Self-guided tours of the property are not available at this time.  For safety purposes, we do not permit walkers, canes or strollers on tour routes.

ADMISSION | Adults $11 Children (5-12) $4 Students (w/ I.D.) $6 Seniors (62+) $6

The tour includes a walk through the famous mansion's buildings, and the historical garden paradise.

Guided docent tours are available by reservation only.