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things to do

Things to Do

Explore and experience Pasadena including over 600 restaurants, nightlife activities, hotels, museums, education and more.

Located 10 miles from Los Angeles, Pasadena welcomes visitors with 300 days of sunshine, tree-lined streets filled with historic architecture, national landmarks, popular art & cultural institutions, eye-catching retail and a diverse selection of restaurants. Explore the “Crown of the Valley” solo or as a group to discover what makes the city one of Los Angeles’ unique hidden gems.

Pasadena is divided into four major districts. Old Pasadena, Civic Center District, Playhouse Village, and South Lake Avenue District each hold a unique charm that sets it apart from their companion Pasadena neighborhoods.

la grande orange
Outdoor Dining

La Grande Orange Café

AT&SF Train Depot. La Grande Orange Café gives new life to an old train depot — the space was formerly a Santa Fe Railway depot, later Amtrak took over, and...

Langham afternoon tea
Desserts

Langham Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea. Delight in a bespoke version of afternoon tea at The Langham Afternoon Tea with Wedgewood, while enjoying the charming views of The Horseshoe...

American

Lêberry Bakery

Lêberry Bakery was established in 2018 with the vision and passion to bring high-quality, delicious sweets to Pasadena,Los Angeles, San Gabriel and neighboring...

Bakery

Lovebirds Café & Bakery

Established in 1984, Lovebirds Cafe & Bakery features fresh salads & sandwiches made with homemade breads, delicious cookies, danishes, pastries, muffins,...

Luggage Room Pizzeria
Outdoor Dining

Luggage Room

Pizzeria in Old Pasadena. Luggage Room is a pizzeria in Old Pasadena located at Del Mar Station, featuring indoor and outdoor seating. The restaurant is...

Outdoor Dining

Maestro Pasadena

Mexican Restaurant and Mezcaleria. Maestro is an upscale Mexican restaurant and Mezcaleria located in historic Old Pasadena. Maestro specializes in...

Maxwell house
Historic Building

Maxwell House

The Maxwell House is the perfect setting for a wedding, small meeting/conference, special event or filming. Located at 55 South Grand Avenue in the Arroyo...

Active Life and Sports

Mount Wilson Mountain Biking Adventure

Build your adventure on your own terms. Mount Wilson Mountain Bike Adventure offers professionally designed biking tours, skills clinics and youth camps which...

Musique
Performing Arts

MUSE/IQUE

Masterful musicians & unexpected mash-ups. Inspired venues & passionate players. Magical evenings & adventures in sound. MUSE/IQUE is a professional,...

Outdoor Dining

Nine and Nine Thai Kitchen

Nine and Nine Thai Kitchen in Pasadena serves a variety of Thai cuisine. Order Thai salad, fried rice, curry, noodles and more. Some standout specialties...