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Rose Bowl Stadium, Pasadena
(3.8/5 based on 440+ reviews on the web)
While in California, visit Rose Bowl Stadium, one of the world's most iconic sports venues. Built in 1922, the stadium has hosted an amazing selection of famous events, including two Olympics, two FIFA World Cups, and numerous Super Bowls. It's also a regular concert venue for some of the world's biggest music stars. In addition to a multitude of events, guided tours of the stadium are available for all who want to take a behind-the-scenes look and go on a journey through history. See all of the stadium's features, from the original locker rooms to the modern amenities, and hear the stories of the notable moments that occurred here. Tours take place twice a day, and you can either purchase tickets at the stadium or acquire them online. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Pasadena holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Rose Bowl Stadium and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Grandfather of Football games... during summer people come here to jog, walk and relax. I must to visit when in Pasadena for a good photo opp. 
  • Came for the ucla Utah game... all the fans were really nice, our kids loved it. Wish they had a bigger selection of food but the teriyaki bowl I had was good. Great game! 
  • We plan to come back for the festivities in January and wanted to take a peek while it was easy to maneuver. Given how much revenue this place generates, it's not all that. The adjacent golf course wa...  more »
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  • Had been here for Chelsea FC vs Liverpool FC soccer match. Was an amazing experience to watch sport stars live in the stadium. This stadium has well planned entries and exits based on the seating you have been assiged. Easy access to restrooms and food places. It has a well managed parking spot however it is difficult to find a free parking spot. There are paid parking spots available but too expensive. I would suggest travelling by public transport or prefer taking an Uber to this place during any event. Beautiful place surrounded by mountains in the city of Pasadena and I believe it would be an amazing experience attending any sports or musical event at this stadium.
  • Such a fun game day experience and legendary must see for college football fans. I would give this 5 stars but the seats are just so uncomfortable. But this is so fun to see a game especially when UCLA is good and for the bowl game. Saw them and Oregon St. play here,
  • Came here for the Coldplay concert and it was a great venue to see them at. Sound setup was perfect no matter where you are sitting and security was quick and easy to get in. Shuttles worked great for parking off site.
  • This place has a lot to offer. First of all, you can have a great workout. Going around the gold course and the rose bowl, amounts to 3 miles. If working out is not on your mind, then you can have breakfast at the gold course restaurant. Great coffee and sunny side up eggs.
  • I visited the Rose Bowl Flea Market which is held on the second Sunday of every month. There are certainly more vendors than you can count with a wealth of things to sell. There are many professionals who frequent the market to fill their shops with antiques or special items. Take a half a day to browse around. Everything it outdoors so weather permitting. Surely a bargain to be had, or just an experience. Keep in mind that some of those clothes and shoes have probably been sitting out in the sun for a while!