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From must-see attractions to hidden gems, explore the best of the city with our insider guide on what to do, see, and eat in Pasadena and beyond.

9 ATTRACTIONS YOU MUST VISIT

Nestled at the base of the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument, our hotel is located in beautiful Pasadena — a short drive from Downtown Los Angeles.

 

Spice up your itinerary with our top nine picks, ranging from striking cultural wonders to lesser-known attractions.

 

ART AND CULTURE

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1151 Oxford Rd, San Marino, CA 91108

 

If you only have time for one cultural adventure, make it this one! Originally the private estate of a railroad magnate Henry Huntington, The Huntington is a must for culture vultures. Across the institution, you'll magnificent collections of artworks, manuscripts, and beautiful specialized gardens.

 

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411 W Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91105

 

A must-visit for art lovers, the Norton Simon Museum offers an astonishing private art collection. Step inside, and be blown away by  European and Southeast Asian artworks spanning 2,000 years. It's easy to spend the day here with masterpieces by Raphael, Goya, Van Gogh, Picasso, and more.

 

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46 N. Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101

 

The USC Pacific Asia Museum is the country's only museum dedicated to the arts and culture of Asia and the Pacific Islands. Among 15,000 items, prominent works of art include drawings from the Edo and Meiji periods — one of the largest collections of Japanese folk paintings outside Japan.

 

RETAIL THERAPY

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1 W Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91105

 

Spanning 22 historic blocks, Old Pasadena is a mecca for shoppers and curious travelers. This eclectic hub boasts over 200 specialty boutiques, alongside world-class bars, nightclubs, and attractions. Explore original alley walkways, and discover the side streets off Colorado Boulevard.

 

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Mission St, San Marino, CA 91108

 

Just a short 10-minute drive from The Langham Huntington, Pasadena lies The Shops at Mission Village. Offering a unique collection of independent boutiques, salons, and eateries, it's the perfect shopping destination for guests eager to explore our lovely, idyllic neighborhood.

 

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Colorado Blvd. and El Molino Ave., Pasadena, CA 91101

 

Step back in time at the Playhouse Village, filled with 1920s architecture. Stroll down the tree-lined streets, and explore an array of eateries and quaint shops, including record stores and Vroman’s — Southern California's oldest independent bookstore.

 

DINING

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THE RAYMOND

 

A hidden gem of Pasadena, The Raymond is a must-visit for its innovative dishes and its beautiful, historic interiors that transports you to the 1880s. Grab a table inside the cozy dining room, or opt for the outdoor patio for gorgeous garden views.

 

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PARKWAY GRILL

Specializing in Californian cuisine, the posh Parkway Grill is a great spot for date nights and family gatherings. The restaurant is committed to using fresh produce, and even planted its own organic vegetable and herb garden on its premises.

 

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LA GRANDE ORANGE CAFE

Rustic and colorful, the La Grande Orange Cafe is a testament to American cooking done well. Housed in Pasadena’s historic Del Mar train station, the restaurant whips up well-loved classics with a modern flare. If you're looking for a hearty brunch, this hits the spot.

 

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THE RAYMOND

 

A hidden gem of Pasadena, The Raymond is a must-visit for its innovative dishes and its beautiful, historic interiors that transports you to the 1880s. Grab a table inside the cozy dining room, or opt for the outdoor patio for gorgeous garden views.

 

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PARKWAY GRILL

Specializing in Californian cuisine, the posh Parkway Grill is a great spot for date nights and family gatherings. The restaurant is committed to using fresh produce, and even planted its own organic vegetable and herb garden on its premises.

 

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LA GRANDE ORANGE CAFE

Rustic and colorful, the La Grande Orange Cafe is a testament to American cooking done well. Housed in Pasadena’s historic Del Mar train station, the restaurant whips up well-loved classics with a modern flare. If you're looking for a hearty brunch, this hits the spot.

 

SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT

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ROSE BOWL STADIUM

1001 Rose Bowl Dr, Pasadena, CA 91103

 

Vast and grand, the Rose Bowl Stadium has hosted the annual New Year’s Day Rose Bowl Game for almost 100 years. Football fans will be also thrilled to know is the home of the UCLA Bruins. Book a tour and explore the arena, or better yet, catch a live game or concert!

 

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PASADENA PLAYHOUSE

39 S El Molino Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101

 

Established as the official State Theatre of California, the Pasadena Playhouse is the perfect spot for anyone who wants an unforgettable theatrical experience. If you're a fan of Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning plays, it's time to book your tickets.

 

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L.A. LIVE

800 W. Olympic Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90015

 

Located near the Crypto.com Arena, L.A. Live is a massive 4-million-square-foot entertainment complex. It plays host to many renowned award shows and red carpet premieres. Inside, you'll find the Microsoft Theatre and the GRAMMY Museum, alongside events venues and restaurants.

 

THE GREAT OUTDOORS

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1133 Rosemont Ave., Pasadena, CA 91103

 

Tee off against your friends at the vast Brookside Golf Course, which features two 18-hole championship courses. There's also a golf shop to grab your supplies, and putting greens to practice your swings. And when you need to refuel, head to the clubhouse restaurant.

 

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1750 N. Altadena Dr., Pasadena, CA 91107

 

Immerse yourself in nature at the beautiful Eaton Canyon Natural Area and Nature Center. This 190-acre nature preserve is home to many waterfalls, native plants, and wildlife. Strap on your boots and explore the hiking trails, or get off the beaten path and roam somewhere new.

 

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1418 Descanso Dr., La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011

 

Take a break from the city and wander around the enchanting Descanso Gardens. Spanning 150 acres, this flourishing botanical garden offers an adorable railroad ride, a rustic cafe, as well as seasonal spectaculars during holidays.

 

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BROOKSIDE GOLF COURSE

1133 Rosemont Ave., Pasadena, CA 91103

 

Tee off against your friends at the vast Brookside Golf Course, which features two 18-hole championship courses. There's also a golf shop to grab your supplies, and putting greens to practice your swings. And when you need to refuel, head to the clubhouse restaurant.

 

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EATON CANYON

1750 N. Altadena Dr., Pasadena, CA 91107

 

Immerse yourself in nature at the beautiful Eaton Canyon Natural Area and Nature Center. This 190-acre nature preserve is home to many waterfalls, native plants, and wildlife. Strap on your boots and explore the hiking trails, or get off the beaten path and roam somewhere new.

 

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DESCANSO GARDENS

1418 Descanso Dr., La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011

 

Take a break from the city and wander around the enchanting Descanso Gardens. Spanning 150 acres, this flourishing botanical garden offers an adorable railroad ride, a rustic cafe, as well as seasonal spectaculars during holidays.