Guidebook for Pasadena

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Metro station within walking distance. It will take you straight to Union Station in Los Angeles.
11 localnici recomandă
Allen
11 localnici recomandă
Metro station within walking distance. It will take you straight to Union Station in Los Angeles.
Metro station with plenty of parking if you want to leave the car behind and explore Los Angeles area.
Sierra Madre Villa Station
149 North Halstead Street
Metro station with plenty of parking if you want to leave the car behind and explore Los Angeles area.
World class educational institution lousy with Nobel Prize winners. Big Bang Theory setting.
38 localnici recomandă
California Institute of Technology
1200 East California Boulevard
38 localnici recomandă
World class educational institution lousy with Nobel Prize winners. Big Bang Theory setting.
Site of conferences, arts performances and occasionally even events such as the Emmys.
26 localnici recomandă
Pasadena Convention Center
300 East Green Street
26 localnici recomandă
Site of conferences, arts performances and occasionally even events such as the Emmys.
People love this monthly flea market - it's very popular!
9 localnici recomandă
PCC Flea Market
1570 East Colorado Boulevard
9 localnici recomandă
People love this monthly flea market - it's very popular!
Main train station for Los Angeles and a stop on the Gold Line from Pasadena. Beautiful building you'll recognize from many appearances onscreen. Departing point for the FlyAway bus to LAX.
132 localnici recomandă
Union Station
800 N Alameda St
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Main train station for Los Angeles and a stop on the Gold Line from Pasadena. Beautiful building you'll recognize from many appearances onscreen. Departing point for the FlyAway bus to LAX.
Car rental within walking distance
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Car rental within walking distance
Car rental within walking distance
Hertz
Car rental within walking distance

Food Scene

Best breakfast and friendliest service in Southern California...if you can find it! Close to mountains, canyons and hiking trails.
7 localnici recomandă
Mary's Market
561 Woodland Drive
7 localnici recomandă
Best breakfast and friendliest service in Southern California...if you can find it! Close to mountains, canyons and hiking trails.
Lovely spot for breakfast or lunch if you don't mind waiting for a table (worth it). Has a connected shop where you can buy treats for the day out.
7 localnici recomandă
Julienne Fine Foods And Celebrations
2649 Mission Street
7 localnici recomandă
Lovely spot for breakfast or lunch if you don't mind waiting for a table (worth it). Has a connected shop where you can buy treats for the day out.
Conveniently located close to the Metro Gold Line Mission Station. Excellent casual French food and lovely proprietress.
14 localnici recomandă
Nicole's Market & Cafe
14 localnici recomandă
Conveniently located close to the Metro Gold Line Mission Station. Excellent casual French food and lovely proprietress.
Popular, well-located place in Old Town to meet for breakfast, lunch, dinner or cocktails.
17 localnici recomandă
Mi Piace
25 East Colorado Boulevard
17 localnici recomandă
Popular, well-located place in Old Town to meet for breakfast, lunch, dinner or cocktails.
Basic, friendly Mexican restaurant that has been there for decades. Lots of parking.
Margaritas Mexican Restaurant
155 South Rosemead Boulevard
Basic, friendly Mexican restaurant that has been there for decades. Lots of parking.
Very good restaurant located in the old Pasadena train station building. Right next to the Gold Line station for hopping down to L.A. Very kid friendly. Great English muffins you can buy to take away.
32 localnici recomandă
La Grande Orange Cafe
260 S Raymond Ave
32 localnici recomandă
Very good restaurant located in the old Pasadena train station building. Right next to the Gold Line station for hopping down to L.A. Very kid friendly. Great English muffins you can buy to take away.
Famous for their excellent juicy pork dumplings. You can watch the dough being formed and rolled while waiting for your table. Good service.
38 localnici recomandă
Din Tai Fung
400 South Baldwin Avenue
38 localnici recomandă
Famous for their excellent juicy pork dumplings. You can watch the dough being formed and rolled while waiting for your table. Good service.
Greasy spoon-type coffee shop easy to find and get a good start to the day.
Andy's Coffee Shop
1234 East Colorado Boulevard
Greasy spoon-type coffee shop easy to find and get a good start to the day.
For your caffeine rush...and right across the street from a Starbucks.
8 localnici recomandă
Peet's Coffee
605 South Lake Avenue
8 localnici recomandă
For your caffeine rush...and right across the street from a Starbucks.
Because it is wonderful. :)
Starbucks
82 South Lake Avenue
Because it is wonderful. :)
Pasadena institution, NOT kid/stroller friendly.
10 localnici recomandă
Pie'n Burger
913 East California Boulevard
10 localnici recomandă
Pasadena institution, NOT kid/stroller friendly.
Great food, Sunday rosti, cute chef
11 localnici recomandă
ALTAeats
1860 Allen Avenue
11 localnici recomandă
Great food, Sunday rosti, cute chef

Sightseeing

Beautiful, historic home, art and grounds of Henry and Arabella Huntington. Library houses many rare volumes. Renowned Chinese Garden.
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The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens
1151 Oxford Road
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Beautiful, historic home, art and grounds of Henry and Arabella Huntington. Library houses many rare volumes. Renowned Chinese Garden.
Trailhead for hiking in the Angeles National Forest. Nature Center with exhibits.
69 localnici recomandă
Eaton Canyon Nature Center
1750 North Altadena Drive
69 localnici recomandă
Trailhead for hiking in the Angeles National Forest. Nature Center with exhibits.
Peacock-filled botanic garden with interesting California history related to "Lucky" Baldwin and settlement of the area. Adobes, Queen Anne's Cottage (used for Fantasy Island TV series).
65 localnici recomandă
Los Angeles County Arboretum
301N North Baldwin Avenue
65 localnici recomandă
Peacock-filled botanic garden with interesting California history related to "Lucky" Baldwin and settlement of the area. Adobes, Queen Anne's Cottage (used for Fantasy Island TV series).
Old center of Los Angeles. Mexican restaurants and mariachi bands and a chance to shop for souvenirs. Across the street from Union Station.
46 localnici recomandă
Olvera Street
845 Alameda Street
46 localnici recomandă
Old center of Los Angeles. Mexican restaurants and mariachi bands and a chance to shop for souvenirs. Across the street from Union Station.
Old funicular, recently restored.
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Angels Flight
350 South Hill Street
27 localnici recomandă
Old funicular, recently restored.
Beautiful, historic example of the Craftsman style of Greene and Greene. Open to the public. Behind the scenes tours can be booked in advance. The house was built for the Procter & Gamble family.
72 localnici recomandă
The Gamble House
4 Westmoreland Place
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Beautiful, historic example of the Craftsman style of Greene and Greene. Open to the public. Behind the scenes tours can be booked in advance. The house was built for the Procter & Gamble family.
Beautiful building closely identified with the city of Pasadena. Nice to walk the grounds. Used on television in Big Bang Theory and Parks & Recreation among others. Especially nice at Christmastime.
35 localnici recomandă
Pasadena City Hall
100 Garfield Avenue
35 localnici recomandă
Beautiful building closely identified with the city of Pasadena. Nice to walk the grounds. Used on television in Big Bang Theory and Parks & Recreation among others. Especially nice at Christmastime.
Busy, vibrant area. Every city has one, this is L.A.s. Easy to get to by car or by the Gold Line (Chinatown stop)
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Chinatown
156 localnici recomandă
Busy, vibrant area. Every city has one, this is L.A.s. Easy to get to by car or by the Gold Line (Chinatown stop)
Next to Griffith Park, Travel Town and the Autry Museum - lots to do in this area! Nice zoo but it always feels twenty degrees hotter here than any place else. Best in the winter months.
98 localnici recomandă
Los Angeles Zoo
5333 Zoo Dr
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Next to Griffith Park, Travel Town and the Autry Museum - lots to do in this area! Nice zoo but it always feels twenty degrees hotter here than any place else. Best in the winter months.

Arts & Culture

State Theater of California, beautiful building with contemporary shows. Rich history of actors have passed through and perform now.
42 localnici recomandă
The Pasadena Playhouse
39 South El Molino Avenue
42 localnici recomandă
State Theater of California, beautiful building with contemporary shows. Rich history of actors have passed through and perform now.
Home of Seabiscuit and the setting for the equestrian events at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics. Have breakfast watching the horses train or go for the races and retire the next day on your winnings.
38 localnici recomandă
Santa Anita Race Track
38 localnici recomandă
Home of Seabiscuit and the setting for the equestrian events at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics. Have breakfast watching the horses train or go for the races and retire the next day on your winnings.
California art
13 localnici recomandă
Pasadena Museum of California Art
490 East Union Street
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California art
Quiet, graceful museum in the heart of Pasadena devoted to Asian art. Great exhibitions.
16 localnici recomandă
USC Pacific Asia Museum
46 North Los Robles Avenue
16 localnici recomandă
Quiet, graceful museum in the heart of Pasadena devoted to Asian art. Great exhibitions.
Take me out to the ballgame!
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Dodger Stadium
1000 Vin Scully Ave
277 localnici recomandă
Take me out to the ballgame!

Shopping

Shopping, movie theaters, restaurants
54 localnici recomandă
The Paseo
300 East Colorado Boulevard
54 localnici recomandă
Shopping, movie theaters, restaurants
Shopping mall with movie theatres, lots of shops and restaurants. Close to the Arboretum and next to Santa Anita Racetrack.
64 localnici recomandă
Westfield Santa Anita
400 S Baldwin Ave
64 localnici recomandă
Shopping mall with movie theatres, lots of shops and restaurants. Close to the Arboretum and next to Santa Anita Racetrack.
Drugstore within walking distance for anything you might need.
Walgreens
2376 East Colorado Boulevard
Drugstore within walking distance for anything you might need.

Essentials

Closest grocery store. Walking distance. Has a Starbucks inside.
11 localnici recomandă
Vons
2355 East Colorado Boulevard
11 localnici recomandă
Closest grocery store. Walking distance. Has a Starbucks inside.
Founded in Pasadena by local Joe Coulombe, Trader Joe's is a great place for groceries, treats and flowers.
30 localnici recomandă
Trader Joe's
345 South Lake Avenue
30 localnici recomandă
Founded in Pasadena by local Joe Coulombe, Trader Joe's is a great place for groceries, treats and flowers.

Entertainment & Activities

Train-lover's delight. Free entrance, open almost every day of the year.
20 localnici recomandă
Travel Town Museum
5200 Zoo Dr
20 localnici recomandă
Train-lover's delight. Free entrance, open almost every day of the year.