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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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  • We were expecting a bit much especially compared to Old Town in Scottsdale. You have some nice food and shopping options. It just isn't really that old or anything like that.  more »
  • Old Town is full of cool shops (Shant’s Clock and Watch Repair), culturally significant buildings (Castle Green, Pasadena City Hall), and great dining options (Il Fornaio, Kabuki, Russell’s). It is a....  more »
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