Art Links

American Museum of Ceramic Art, Pomona, CA www.ceramicmuseum.org

Claremont Museum of Art, Claremont, CA: www.claremontmuseum.org

Gamble House, Pasadena, CA: www.gamblehouse.org

The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens, San Marino, CA: www.huntington.org

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA: www.lacma.org

Mingei International Museum, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA: www.mingei.org

National Trust for Historic Preservation Historic Artists Homes and Studios (Sam Maloof Historic Residence and Woodworking Studio)

Pomona College Museum of Art, Claremont, CA: www.pomona.edu/museum

Rancho Cucamonga Community Events Calendar: www.rcrda.us/events

Sam Maloof Woodworker Inc., Alta Loma, CA: www.sammaloofwoodworker.com

Scripps College, Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, Claremont, CA: www.scrippscollege.edu

williamson-gallery Textile Museum, Washington, DC: www.textilemuseum.org

Garden Links

The Metropolitan Water District is a long-time supporter of water-wise practices. A grant from the MWD was instrumental in creating this garden. They offer useful information on water-wise gardening and common-sense water conservation in general.

http://www.bewaterwise.com/knowledge01.html

 

The Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden. An excellent garden of California Natives with many resources for the local gardener including extensive classes and a large annual plant sale.

Rancho Santa Ana also maintains a hotline and e-mail for native plant gardening: Native Plant Garden Hotline Ph: (909) 624-0838or email: rsabg.hortinfo@cgu.edu.

http://www.rsabg.org

 

The Theodore Payne Foundation for Wildflowers and Native Plants Inc. is a highly-respected resource for native plant gardeners with gardening information and instructions, as well as providing information on viewing wildflower blooms each spring and a major source of native plant seeds.

http://www.theodorepayne.org

 

The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden is dedicated to research, education and conservation, and display of California native plants.

http://www.sbbg.org

 

For information on creating a wildlife friendly habitat in your garden, and applying for the Certified Wildlife Habitat designation for your home garden.

http://www.nwf.org/backyard

 

U.C Davis Agriculture and Natural Resources maintains an extensive web site of general information for both gardeners and agriculture. There is extensive help for watering, pest management, and many other topics. This is also the sponsor and home site for the Master Gardeners program.

http://anrcatalog.ucdavis.edu

 

There are several commercial nurseries that actively support native and Mediterranean plants. These include the Tree of Life Nursery and Native Sons Nursery.

http://www.treeoflifenursery.com

http://nativeson.com

 

For those budding young gardeners, here is a "Kids Guide to Planting a Flower Garden"

http://www.avasflowers.net/kids-guide-to-planting-a-flower-garden

 

Claremont Garden Club. Meetings are free and open to all. They are held on the second Wednesdays of most months at the Napier Center in PIlgrim Place, 660 Avery Rd. Claremont, CA. Meetings start at 6:30 p.m. for refreshments and socializing and the talks begin at 7:00p.m.   www.claremontgardenclub.org 

WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING

"I enjoy coming to the Maloof house - and often bring friends and family there. The place is wonderful, the house and grounds - the gift store - everything is a true delight. The staff is always very nice. Thanks for being there to all."  - Melissa 

 

"Excellent presentation superior cultural-historical-artistic resource.." - Jane

 

“This is a very special place, dedicated to one of the great woodworkers of our time. ... It is visually stunning and at the same time presents a flow and feel of relaxation. I think you must see it some time. Put it on your bucket list! Special place to visit.”  -H. G. Smith

 

" What a genius Mr. Maloof was. I feel honored to have experienced this tour." - Liz

The Sam and Alfreda Maloof Foundation for Arts and Crafts is a member of the Historic Artists' Homes and Studios program (HAHS) of the National Trust for Preservation.  HAHS is a coaltion of 30 museums that were homes and working studios of American artists. Come, witness creativity!

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The Maloof is a Smoke Free Facility.

Smoking is not allowed anywhere

on the property or in the parking lots.


                 

 

 

 

 

 

How does the state define an e-cigarette?

Tobacco product means “a product containing, made, or derived from tobacco or nicotine that is intended for human consumption [including] an electronic device that delivers nicotine or other vaporized liquids to the person inhaling from the device, including, but not limited to, an electronic cigarette, cigar, pipe, or hookah…”
Cal. Bus. & Prof. Code § 22950.5(d)(1) (2019)Cal. Health & Safety Code § 104495(8)(A) (2019)

Maloof Service Animal Policy

The Maloof welcomes all visitors, including those assisted by a service animal. Visitors with a registered service animal are permitted in all publicly accessible areas.

 

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), The Maloof recognizes only dogs as Service Animals. These animals are specifically trained to do work or perform tasks for a person with a disability. Guests who use service animals must retain control of their animal at all times, and are required to keep them on a leash or harness while visiting.

 

Emotional support animals are not recognized as service animals under the ADA; we apologize for the inconvenience, however, The Maloof is unable to accommodate them. 

CONTACT US

Public Days & Hours:

Thursdays and Saturdays: 12 - 4PM

Gates open at 11:45am

 

For Tours: 

Thursdays: 12:00,1:00, & 2:00PM

Saturday Hours: 12:30, 1:00, 1:30, & 2:00 PM

                              (2:30PM Seasonal)

 

 

 

 

For availability and reservation, 

click book now above.

Reservations are strongly recommended.

 

Gardens & Galleries:

Open at no charge:

Thursdays & Saturdays 12-4 PM

 

General Information:

Phone 909.980.0412
Email: info@malooffoundation.org

Address: 5131 Carnelian St.

Alta Loma, CA 91701

(use Rancho Cucamonga for GPS)

 

Foundation Office Hours: Mon - Fri: 9 AM - 5 PM
 

The Sam and Alfreda Maloof Foundation Offices will be closed on the following holidays :

New Year's Day

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Presidents' Day

Memorial Day

July 4th

Labor Day

Veterans Day

Thanksgiving 

Christmas Eve

Christmas

New Year's Eve

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