Armory Center for the Arts

Pasadena's Armory Center for the Arts is a leader for contemporary art exhibitions and community-based arts education. Our mission is to nurture our community and its young people by creating, learning, and presenting art to advance equity and social justice. The Armory believes that an understanding and appreciation of the arts is essential for a well-rounded human experience and a healthy community. At the core of our mission is a deep commitment to social justice through arts education.


Admission is always free! Arts programming onsite and throughout the community at no cost to participants.

For group tours, contact if you'd like to organize a guided tour outside of regular hours for up to 20.


Gallery open 2pm - 6pm on Fridays

1pm - 5pm on Saturdays and Sundays

Good to Know

  • Parking is available in nearby Old Pasadena Park & Walk Garages, $12 Daily Max
  • Designated parking for people with disabilities is available in the back of the Armory building
  • Service animals are welcome
  • Kid-Friendly
  • Only In Pasadena

Armory Center for the Arts

145 N. Raymond Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91103

  • Phone: 626-792-5101