Pasadena is home to remarkable art collections, revered architecture, innovation, and entertainment. Leave plenty of time during your visit to experience it all. Whether you have a few hours, a few days or a week in Pasadena, here are some suggested itineraries to help you create a uniquely Pasadena experience.
One Day Visit
In town for just a day? Make sure to visit Pasadena’s must-see locations and attractions such as the Norton Simon Museum, Pacific Asia Museum and Old Pasadena. View itinerary→
Two Day Visit
There’s a lot to do in Pasadena, but two days gives you time to take in what the city has to offer. The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens and the famed Gamble House are wonderful additions to our one day itinerary. View itinerary→
With 16 historical districts packed into 23 square miles, Pasadena has a wealth of incredible architecture to discover. Take a crash course in architectural style by visiting the city’s cultural and academic institutions, where you’ll see everything from Beaux Arts to Northern Chinese Imperialist. When dining or shopping, you’ll find yourself in a noteworthy structure guaranteed to enhance the experience. View itinerary→
Pasadena is known for its abundance of renowned cultural institutions, many within walking distance of one another. View itinerary→
Find unique treasures and exceptional bargains at retailers ranging from exclusive boutiques and national department stores to flea markets and quaint antique shops. View itinerary→