Pasadena is located less than 10 miles north of downtown Los Angeles and just minutes from Universal Studios and Hollywood. With 10 hotels and 5 motels, this pedestrian-friendly city is home to 500 restaurants and hundreds of national retailers and boutiques. This cultural haven features 14 museums and 11 performing arts organizations, many offering tours. Visitors will see masterpieces by Van Gogh, Rembrandt and Picasso at the Norton Simon Museum; renowned Craftsman architecture at the Gamble House; and an original Gutenberg Bible, 4 million literary items, priceless art, and 150 acres of gardens at The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens. Guided culinary, flea market and architectural tours are also available.
Pasadena Convention & Visitors Bureau is the travel trade’s resource when planning a uniquely Pasadena experience. Our team is happy to assist in creating and developing itineraries specific to the needs of your clients. Our staff can assist you with the following:
- Itinerary planning
- Familiarization tours
- Group hotel bookings
- Transportation services