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City of Pasadena City Hall

100 N Garfield Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101-1726
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Lovely

Amazing architecture. Wish I could have entered an interior space but did not see any access... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Carmen W
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Chula Vista, California
A Pasadena Must See

An example of classic architectural design on a master planned site. Excellent details and grounds... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jamesv8
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100 N Garfield Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101-1726
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"beautiful building"
in 12 reviews
"wedding photos"
in 5 reviews
"lit up at night"
in 4 reviews
"mediterranean revival"
in 3 reviews
"photo shoots"
in 2 reviews
"decorated christmas tree"
in 2 reviews
"lots of photo opportunities"
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"movies and tv shows"
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"beaux arts"
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"architectural design"
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"blue sky"
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"westin hotel"
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"enjoy the scenery"
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"the big bang theory"
in 3 reviews
"taking pictures"
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"historic place"
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"across the street"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Amazing architecture. Wish I could have entered an interior space but did not see any access. Night view is quite impressive, all beautifully lit up.

Thank Carmen W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An example of classic architectural design on a master planned site. Excellent details and grounds, a must see for architecture buffs. No expense was spared during its construction. Visit day or night for varying views.

Thank jamesv8
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Living in Pasadena and having a City Hall that is not only historic and a excellent piece of art but Easy to get around as a beautiful garden in the interior and adequate parking. It’s worth seeing

Thank Wolfgang K
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Beautiful architecture in this building, if you can make it during business hours. Also, in USA Network show “Psych” for location shots, so it may look familiar to fans.

Thank finklemoore
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

The City Hall is a beautiful building but not an attraction. There is nowhere to eat or shop nearby and you will need to walk a few blocks downtown to get to anything, its strictly administrative building. Good for an instagram photo, huh?

1  Thank Ashley S
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

It is a beautiful building with a nice fountain in the courtyard. You can take some great pictures here. Mack and Jackie Robinson's busts are located here also. A must see on your historic walking tour of Pasadena.

Thank ljr2612
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

Pasadena City Hall is more than just the local government seat; it's a Pasadena landmark. Be sure to see it at night from Holly Street, and if you are in town, don't miss the Christmas tree lighting ceremony.

Thank ScottWhitfield
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Beautiful area for an afternoon stroll. Enjoy the gardens and grounds. Lots of photo opportunities, and you’re likely to come across professional photography sessions any afternoon.

Thank Francofile1
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

City Hall of Pasadena is the view used for the external image of the city Hall for the old Parks and Recreation Series. If you're in Pasadena, its worth walking though...taking pictures! We always see Quinceanera or bridal photos being taken in the Archway and...More

Thank B H
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

Park in the free parking structure. Walk though and see the old stuff. Dont buy in highly overpriced stores. Dont go in the restaurants. But may you find something nice.

Thank sjackson237281
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