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Old Pasadena, Pasadena

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The historical district of Old Pasadena is a popular spot for an atmospheric stroll, dinner, or shopping. The culturally rich neighborhood was once in a period of disrepair, but concerted efforts in recent decades have made this one of Southern California's most popular pedestrian areas. Charming brick buildings house a variety of trendy boutiques, lively bars, antique stores, and ethnic restaurants. You can find comedy clubs, movie theaters, and street performers providing entertainment options. For more information about the history of the area, consider taking a guided walking tour. Make Old Pasadena a centerpiece of your Pasadena vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Pasadena trip itinerary maker tool .
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  • Great place to visit for a weekend getaway lots of shops Hotel boutique hotels restaurants shopping venues lots to see lots to do fun fun getaway weekend destination  more »
  • Long time ago, lots of arts stores were along the street. Enjoy to visit inside of each store. Now, hard to find art store there any more. Full of fashion stores over there, like outdoor mall. No diff...  more »
  • Old Pasadena has an array of old buildings some been carefully renovated and all very interesting architecturally. There are no bus tours, only private cars for small groups which tend to be expensive...  more »

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