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  • 125th Anniversary: Tours & Other Activities

    TOURS:

    city_rail_bufferArchitecture, self-guided tours
    www.visitpasadena.com
    (626) 795-9311

    Gamble House
    www.gamblehouse.org
    (626) 793-3334

    Old Pasadena, led by Pasadena Heritage
    www.pasadenaheritage.org
    (626) 441-6333

    Public Art, self-guided walking tours
    www.cityofpasadena.net/arts
    (626) 744-7062

    Caltech architectural tours
    www.its.caltech.edu/~archtour/Site/Welcome.html
    (626) 395-6328

    Tournament of Roses House
    www.tournamentofroses.com/pasadena-tournament-of-roses/the-house/tours
    (626) 449-4100

    OTHER ACTIVITIES:

    Pasadena: A Cultural Mosaic, a juried exhibition celebrating the city’s 125th birthday, The Folk Tree, 217 S. Fair Oaks Ave. June 4 through July 2. (626) 795-8733 FREE

    Pasadena: 125 Years of Progress; Join historian Ann Scheid, author of Historic Pasadena, for an overview of the City’s growth from a rural agricultural community to a vibrant cultural and academic metropolis. This public lecture is co-sponsored by PMH and Pasadena Highlands to commemorate the 125th anniversary of Pasadena’s incorporation and in conjunction with Happy Birthday Pasadena – Celebrating 125 Years. The presentation will take place in the Garden Room. Free parking is available in the lot behind Pasadena Highlands and on the street.  www.pasadenahistory.org (626) 577-1660 x10. FREE. Pasadena Highlands, 1575 E. Washington Blvd. Thursday, June 9, 7:30 p.m.

    Roots of Education in Pasadena: 1876-1920, an online exhibition.  www.pasadenadigitalhistory.com (626) 744-4279

    Levitt Pavilion Pasadena summer music series at Memorial Park begins June 18. FREE www.levittpavilionpasadena.org (626) 683-3230

    Playhouse District ArtWalk October 15 features “125 Years of Pasadena” competition for visual artists, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., www.playhousedistrict.org  (626) 744-0340 FREE