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Open to Wonder, Open to Wander

At Filoli we create inspiration in everyday life by welcoming all to experience the House, Garden, and natural lands. Located 30 miles south of San Francisco, Filoli is nestled on a slope of the Santa Cruz Mountains and surrounded by the protected Peninsula watershed. We're open daily to explore.

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Admission

Open every day 10am - 5pm

Arriving on a bus or with a group of 25 or more? Learn more about the Group Admission Package.

Museums for All

Filoli is proud to participate in Museums for All offering free and reduced admission to any holder of a SNAP EBT card with a valid matching driver's license or identification card. The cardholder must be present. Please email tickets@filoli.org to reserve your admission with Museums for All.

P-EBT cards and Medi-Cal are not covered under Musems for All.

Discover and Go

Discover & Go offers library card holders free passes to local museums and other cultural institutions. Learn more about how to reserve tickets through your local library with Discover & Go here.

Accessibility

Please find information below regarding accessible parking, restrooms, wheelchair access, service animals, and more here.

Please note that wheelchairs, walkers, or other assistive devices are not available to rent or borrow from Filoli.

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Upcoming Events

What to Bring

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comfortable shoes

Come prepared to walk! Please note that Filoli does not rent wheelchairs.

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water

Bring a reusable bottle and fill up at the Visitor Center.

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Personal photography within our photography guidelines is welcome! Please note that wedding photography is not permitted at Filoli.

What to Leave Behind

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no smoking

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no pets

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No Outside Alcohol

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no drones

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no sports equipment

What's Blooming

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Daily Talks

Every day at 12pm and 2pm
No reservations needed!

Curious about Filoli? Join a 15-minute guided talk to learn more. Topics vary by day and season – peek behind-the-scenes during an Architecture Talk, compare floral scents during a Rose Talk, or discuss tulip tips during a Bulb Talk.

The Visitor Guide

Enhance your self guided experience

Introduce yourself to Filoli, where you can explore 16 acres of formal gardens, step back in time in the historic house museum, and hike through the lush and varied natural communities of the estate. Use this guide to enhance your experience at Filoli and as a souvenir to take home.

Shopping & Dining

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The Clock Tower Shop

10am-5pm Daily

Stocked with a wide variety of beautiful, unique items and delicious treats perfect for gift giving.

The Quail Café

10am-4:30pm Daily

Filoli and Epicurean Group are partnering to offer you delicious, fresh, local food and create meaningful community impact in the Bay Area.

The Bluebird Bar

Weekends & Holidays, 12-4:30pm

Stroll among winter blooms with a drink in hand. Join us for a beer, glass of wine, specialty cocktail or mocktail at the pop-up bar, open on weekend afternoons. Cheers!

Visiting Guidelines

  • Advance reservations are suggested and sellouts on weekends, holidays, and other peak seasons are expected
  • Tickets for general admission and ticketed events are not refundable or reschedulable. Tickets are transferable. Filoli is open rain or shine and does not issue refunds due to weather
  • Filoli is open every day from 10am-5pm
  • The Estate Trail is open from 10am-4pm
  • The Café is open daily from 10am-4:30pm in the Visitor Center
  • You are welcome to take personal photography within these photography guidelines

Visitor Information

  • Start your visit by checking in at the outdoor admission kiosk
  • Wheelchairs and walkers are not available to rent from Filoli. Learn more about accessibility here.
  • Download or print Filoli's map here (stair-less route and low-vision map available)
  • Balloons, props, outfit changes, wedding photography and large photo equipment are not permitted
  • Picnics are allowed only in the picnic area
  • Visiting the Bay Area? See our list of nearby hotels and places to stay.