Pasadena Attractions

Discover world-class attractions in Pasadena. Whether it’s your first time to the city, or you’re a life-long resident, our list is your link to experience one of the world’s most famous football stadiums, remarkable private art collections and legendary comedy houses.

The Pasadena Museum of California Art
Explore the world of cultural art at The Pasadena Museum of California Art. The 30,000-square-foot three-story museum presents exhibitions of California art, architecture, and design from 1850 to the present. Visit the PMCA Store to purchase posters and other memorabilia that reflect current museum collections and your visit to this attraction.

Address: 490 East Union Street Pasadena, CA 91101 - MAP
Phone: (626) 568-3665
Web: www.pmcaonline.org

Norton Simon Museum
View one of the most remarkable private art collections in the world at the Norton Simon Museum. It took more than 30 years for the 20th century industrialist Norton Simon to amass the collection of 12,000 European paintings and sculpture ranging from the 14th to the 20th century.

Address: 411 West Colorado Boulevard Pasadena, CA 91105 - MAP
Phone: (626) 449-6840
Web: www.nortonsimon.org

Rose Bowl Stadium
Come see one of the most famous college football games at the Rose Bowl Stadium. Known as America’s Stadium, the historic landmark attraction was built in 1922 and is where fans gather to cheer the Rose Bowl football game, see the Americafest Fourth of July and attend the Worlds Largest Flea Market.

Address: 1001 Rose Bowl Drive, Pasadena, CA 91103 - MAP
Phone: (626) 577-3100
Web: www.rosebowlstadium.com

Kidspace Children’s Museum
The Kidspace Children’s Museum is a hop, skip and a jump away from the Rose Bowl Stadium. Little ones go on Dinosaur digs, explore for bugs and climb on indoor climbing structures that seem as high as the sky. Outdoor adventures include water playing areas and winding walking trails with tons of attractions to stop and see along the way.

Address: 480 North Arroyo Boulevard, Pasadena, CA 91103 - MAP
Phone: (626) 449-9144
Web: www.kidspacemuseum.org

The Ice House Comedy Club
Laugh with legends at The Ice House Comedy Club. Robin Williams, George Carlin, Steve Martin, Billy Crystal, Jerry Seinfeld, Jay Leno and David Letterman have graced the venue for uncensored comedy that had fans in stitches. Take your seat at one of two stages featuring 100 hilarious shows each month.

Address: 24 N Mentor Ave Pasadena, CA 91106 - MAP
Phone: (626) 577-1894
Web: www.icehousecomedy.com

Eaton Canyon Park
Enjoy Mother Nature at Eaton Canyon Park. The 190-acre zoological, botanical, and geological nature preserve is situated at the foot of the picturesque San Gabriel Mountains and offers outdoor lovers hiking trails, a winding stream, peaceful picnic areas and other attractions. It’s the perfect place to be one with nature!

Address: 1750 North Altadena Drive Pasadena, CA 91107 - MAP
Phone: (626) 398-5420
Web: www.ecnca.org

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens offer a fabulous opportunity to learn a thing or two, appreciate great art, get outside, take a long walk and enjoy nature. You’ll go on guided tours packed full of fascinating historical insight, see a European art collection and explore spectacular gardens and attractions.

Address: 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA 91108 - MAP
Phone: (626) 405-2100
Web: www.huntington.org

Pacific Asia Museum
The Pasadena Playhouse District is home to the Pacific Asia Museum. The building alone, a former residence modeled after the Beijing palace of a Chinese prince, justifies a visit to this attraction. See over 15,000 objects, including rare examples of art and cultural artifacts from Asia and the Pacific Islands, spanning over five thousand years.

Address: 46 North Los Robles Ave. Pasadena, CA 91101 - MAP
Phone: (626) 449-2742
Web: www.pacificasiamuseum.org