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This place is my Zen Zone

You guys don’t have any idea, how much I enjoy this place, mainly the Japanese garden, The peace... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Glendale, California
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very nice accidental discovery

Staying in a local hotel, conference ended and I needed something to do - this looked nice. It... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2018
scott r
Silver Spring, Maryland
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

You guys don’t have any idea, how much I enjoy this place, mainly the Japanese garden, The peace and comfort I feel here is wonderful, to the point that just to talk about it calms me, that is how “crazy” the energy I get from...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

Staying in a local hotel, conference ended and I needed something to do - this looked nice. It was. Well maintained park, interesting library set in the original house with reading rooms echoing old elegance. Nifty little art gallery; paintings et al by locals -...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank scott r
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

My lady fried asked if I'd like to take a drive to Brand Park, to seat by the Koi and Turles pond. This is great location for seating on a bench enjoying Mother Nature, reading, working on your laptop or just enjoying the architecture. There...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Josef S
Reviewed August 6, 2018

What a brilliant idea to have an outdoor concert series in Brand historic library courtyard. The setting is minimal, the jazz bands and rich cultural bands are very entertaining and educational. A family can have fun at the park and enjoy free entertainment in one...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank HrayrSherikian
Reviewed July 9, 2018

I enjoyed walking in the area. Glendale is a very safe city and you can have long walks even at nights.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank avanesian2002
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This park is the home of Glendale's best library with an art gallery! It's also where a great hiking trail begins. If you want to just relax, there's plenty of picnic benches and clean grassy areas for a picnic blanket. When it's open there's a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank AMAlayon
Reviewed July 8, 2018

Picnic iin the park with friends then strolled around the grounds. Very peaceful and lovely. Art exhibitions and art classes.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 123jackie730
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Quintessential Los Angeles, its like a mini version of the Getty Villa in Malibu, with palm trees lining the drive way and plenty of parking. There is lots of green space for lounging and on top of the hill is the library and free art...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ashley S
Reviewed June 23, 2018

It's not enough that this is the access point to a challenging and beautiful series of trails in the Verdugos, and Glendale's most iconic library, it's also a shaded park with a Japanese garden, a historic house for the touring, and plenty of space to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Alex J
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I swear, this is a top 20 well-kept secret of Los Angeles. Let's keep it that way. Brand was a genius when he left his property to the city; otherwise it would be covered in ugly development that only the rich could afford. The park...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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