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Sherman Library & Gardens

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Address: 2647 East Pacific Coast Highway, Corona del Mar, Newport Beach, CA 92625
Phone Number: +1 949-673-2261
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Horticultural retreat that features a museum of living plants, walking...

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.

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Pleasant afternoon

Very nice and small gardens with attention to details. Friendly staff. Perfect for a sunny afternoon stroll. Very nice gift shop.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Memphis
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice and small gardens with attention to details. Friendly staff. Perfect for a sunny afternoon stroll. Very nice gift shop.

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Brooklyn, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have and hour or two to spare this is a nice little garden in Corona Del Mar. Coming from the east coast it was interesting to see different varieties of plants and Hummingbirds. If you belong to another botanical gardens( like BBG) and have your membership card they let you in for free.

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Thank Debbie J
Pasadena, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful gardens that are well planned and laid out in such a way that they beg you to look on for more sensual treats around the corner. I visited in the fall when they added gourds and pumpkins to the gardens … hints of things to come were shared indicating beautiful additions as the season changes to the winter holiday.... More 

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Yorba Linda, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wife and I spend a couple of hours at the Sherman Library and Gardens. Very nice garden exhibit if many varieties. Well presented and maintained. We also had lunch at the Cafe Jardin. We got there at 11:30 AM so we were able to get a table for two at the front of the patio, especially since it was on... More 

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Thank Jerry T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

I had some time to spare and enjoyed a walk through Sherman Gardens. Lovely spacer in the heart of Corona del Mar.

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Newport Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

This little treasure is right in the middle of Corona del Mar which is in itself one of the best places in Newport Beach. The gardens are beautiful with a wide variety of plants and even a botanical garden complete with fish pond. There is even a very good restaurant to have lunch and enjoy the peaceful beauty.

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Westminster, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Passed it so many times and had no idea what a wonderful place to visit. The gardens were spectacular and the luncheon food was good and such a wonderful ambiance. Hope to visit again soon.

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CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Sherman Library, Gardens, and restaurant is a stunning garden to steoll through. The restaurant serves good dishes in a relaxed atmosphere. Check out the gift shop too!

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Garden Grove, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

The first time we visited this garden we purchased an annual pass. We've returned to take advantage of the holiday decorations and various themes the garden prepares. There is a very good cafe and a store with a nice selection of foods, clothing and jewelry. It's a nice place to spend a couple hours and enjoy the floral exhibits.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

I'd driven by here several times on visits and finally had the opportunity to stop. It's worth the stop! Beautiful plantings in a quiet setting. Hummingbirds, turtles, cacti as tall as trees. Nice, quiet place.

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