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City Hall Pasadena
Located in Los Angeles County at the base of the San Gabriel mountains, Pasadena is just 10 miles from downtown Los Angeles.

The name Pasadena, is a Chippewa word meaning “Crown of the Valley”.

Known as the City of Roses, Pasadena is most famous for its New Year’s Day Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Game.


Rose Parade & Rose Bowl:

The Rose Parade, also known as the Tournament of Roses Parade, is held in Pasadena, California each year on New Year’s Day. The parade includes flower-covered floats, marching bands, and equestrian units and is followed by the Rose Bowl college football game. It is produced by the nonprofit Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association.

The Rose Bowl is the oldest American postseason college gridiron football contest, held annually in Pasadena, California.
Rose Bowl
Rose Bowl
Old Pasadena:
This district in Pasadena called Old Pasadena or Old Town was the original commercial center of Pasadena. It combines the feel of a real downtown experience with all the modern conveniences (“Old World Charm, Modern Conveniences”). Old Pasadena offers dining, shopping and entertainment.

Fair Oaks Avenue (N-S) and Colorado Boulevard (E-W)

Norton Simon Museum:
Previously known as the Pasadena Art Institute and the Pasadena Art Museum, the Norton Simon Museum includes an impressive art collection and offers lectures, classes, performances and tours.

Location: 411 West Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, California 91105

11:00 am – 5:00 pm
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
11:00 am – 8:00 pm
11:00 am – 8:00 pm

Adults $15.00
Seniors (ages 62 and above) $12.00
Children (ages 18 and under) Free
Students with valid I.D. Free
Museum Members Free
Active Military Personnel with valid I.D. Free
Acoustiguide Audio Tour $3.00 per unit/Free for Members

Pacific Asia Museum:
The Pacific Asia Museum has a collection of more than 17,000 pieces of art and ethnographic objects from Asia and the Pacific Islands, including paintings, drawings, textiles and ceramics.

46 N Los Robles Ave
Pasadena, CA 91101
(626) 449-2742
Wednesday – Sunday: 11-5PM
Thursdays: 11-8PM, Free admission 5-8PM
Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays

$10 for General Admission
$7 for Students with a valid ID and Seniors (65+)
Free for Children Ages 17 and Under
Free for all Museum Members, USC faculty, staff, and students with current ID
Free for All Visitors Thursdays from 5-8pm and on the Second Sunday of the Month

The Pacific Asia Museum has a collection of more than 17,000 pieces of art and ethnographic objects from Asia and the Pacific Islands, including paintings, drawings, textiles and ceramics.

The Gamble House Pasadena Museum of California Art:
4 Westmoreland Place
Pasadena, CA 91103

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 11:30am–1:30pm
(Brown Bag Tues. tours only)
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday-Friday: 11:30am–4pm
Saturday-Sunday: 12pm–4pm

Tour Admission:
Adults: $15
Students (w/valid id) & Seniors (65+): $12.50
Children under 12*: FREE

Pasadena Museum of History:
The Pasadena Museum of History is dedicated to preserving and sharing the history, art, and culture of Pasadena and the west San Gabriel Valley.

470 W. Walnut St. Pasadena
CA 91103

Exhibition Galleries: Wed – Sun Noon – 5pm
Fenyes Mansion Tour: Fri, Sat, & Sun 12:15pm
Research Library & Archives: Thu – Sun 1 – 4pm

Exhibition Galleries: $9 per person
Members and children under 12: Free
Fenyes Mansion Tours: $17 per person, Members Free
Research Library & Archives: Free

California Institute of Technology (Cal Tech):
Beckman Institute Cal Tech
Caltech, which focuses on science and engineering is a private institution that was founded in 1891. In addition to its undergraduate studies, Caltech offers top graduate programs in engineering, biology, chemistry, computer science, earth sciences, mathematics and physics.

1200 E California Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91125

Jet Propulsion Laboratory:
Managed for NASA by the California Institute of Technology, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory is the leading U.S. center for the robotic exploration of the solar system.

4800 Oak Grove Dr
Pasadena, CA 91109

Kidspace Museum:
This children’s museum offers informal hands-on learning experiences and interactive activities.

480 N. Arroyo Blvd. Pasadena,
CA 91103|(626)

Monday: 9:30AM–5PM
Tuesday: 9:30AM–5PM
Wednesday: 9:30AM–5PM
Thursday: 9:30AM–5PM
Friday: 9:30AM–5PM
Saturday: 10AM–3PM
Sunday: 10AM–5PM

Robinson Memorial:
Robinson Memorial
This memorial to baseball great, Jackie Robinson and his brother Olympic Silver Medal winner Mack Robinson consists of two bronze statues of their heads. Their hometown was Pasadena.

95 Garfield
Ave Pasadena, CA 91101


Blair High School
John Muir High
Marshall Fundamental Secondary School
Pasadena High
Rose City High
Sierra Madre Middle School
Wilson Middle School
Altadena Elementary School
Cleveland Elementary School
Field Elementary School
Franklin Elementary School
Hamilton Elementary School
Jefferson Elementary School
Longfellow Elementary School
Madison Elementary School
McKinley School
Norma Coombs Elementary School
Roosevelt Elementary School
San Rafael Elementary School
Sierra Madre Elementary School
Webster Elementary
Willard Elementary
CIS Academy
Don Benito Fundamental School
Eliot Arts Magnet Academy
Focus Point Academy
Jackson STEM Dual Language Magnet Academy
Marshall Fundamental Secondary School
Twilight Adult Education
Washington Elementary STEM Magnet School
Washington STEAM Magnet Academy


Pasadena has over 23 parks providing with amenities such as gorgeous views, tranquil walkways, sporting grounds and playgrounds.

Allendale Park:
1130 South Marengo Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91109

Brenner Park:
235 Barthe Drive,
Pasadena, CA 91103

Brookside Park:
360 North Arroyo Boulevard,
Pasadena, CA 91103

Central Park:
275 South Raymond Avenue,
Pasadena, CA 91105

Central Park Center:
37 E. Del Mar Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91105

Defender’s Park:
W Colorado Blvd & N Orange Grove Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91103

Eaton-Blanche Park:
3100 East Del Mar Boulevard,
Pasadena, CA 91107

Grant Park:
232 S Michigan Ave,
Pasadena, CA 91106

Gwinn Park:
Orange Grove Blvd & N Sunnyslope Ave
Pasadena, CA 91107

Hahamongna Watershed Park:
Southeast corner of Oak Grove Drive and Foothill Boulevard,
La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011

Hamilton Park:
3680 Cartwright St.,
Pasadena, CA 91107

Jackie Robinson Community Center:
020 N Fair Oaks Ave,
Pasadena, CA 91103

Jefferson Park:
1501 East Villa Street,
Pasadena, CA 91103

La Casita Del Orroyo:
177 S Arroyo Blvd,
Pasadena, CA 91105

La Pintoresca Park:
45 E Washington Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91103

La Pintoresca Teen Education Center:
1415 N. Raymond Ave.

Lower Orroyo Park Area:
415 S Arroyo Blvd,
Pasadena, CA 91105

McDonald Park:
1000 Mountain Avenue,
Pasadena, CA 91104

Memorial Park:
85 E Holly St,
Pasadena, CA 91103

Robinson Park:
1081 N Fair Oaks Ave,
Pasadena, CA 91103

Robinson Park Recreation Area:
1081 North Fair Oaks Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91103

San Rafael Park:
Pasadena, CA 91105

Singer Park:
Pasadena, CA 91105

Sunnyslope Park:
N Sunnyslope Ave & Paloma St
Pasadena, CA 91107

Victory Park:
2575 Paloma St,
Pasadena, CA 91107

Victory Park Recreation Center:
2575 Paloma St,
Pasadena, CA 91107

Villa Park:
363 East Villa Street,
Pasadena, CA 91107

Villa Park Community Center:
363 East Villa Street,
Pasadena, CA 91107

Vina Vieja Park:
3026 E Orange Grove Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107

Washington Park:
700 E Washington Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91104

Wrigley Gardens:
391 S Orange Grove Blvd,
Pasadena, CA 91184


Typically there are 286 sunny days per year in Pasadena, California.

The July high is around 90 degrees. The January low is 46.

Pasadena averages 19.48 inches (494.8 mm) of rain a year, about 4 inches (100 mm) more than nearby Los Angeles due to the orographic effect created by the San Gabriel Mountains.

Demographics (2017-2018):

Pasadena’s population is 140,268 (2016)

The median age in Pasadena is 38

55% of the population of Pasadena is Caucasian, 10% is African American and 16% is Asian.

Real Estate:

The median listing price of a home in Pasadena is $1,000,000. The price per square foot is $586.


Gold Line -The light rail extension connects Pasadena to the cities of Arcadia, Monrovia, Duarte, Irwindale and Azusa, and their surrounding communities.

Pasadena Transit – Bus