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The Gamble House

4 Westmoreland Pl, Pasadena, CA 91103-3564
+1 626-793-3334
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Arts and Crafts Design at its Finest

I thoroughly enjoyed the guided tour of this magnificent example of Arts and Crafts architecture... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
PGarcia
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San Francisco, CA
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Great example of an Arts & Crafts house

This is a very well preserved Arts & Crafts style house. Gorgeous woodwork, furniture and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
PrinceConsort
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New York City, New York
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This historic landmark, owned and operated by the University of Southern California, is an excellent example of American Arts and Crafts style architecture.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“arts and crafts” (81 reviews)
“craftsman style” (31 reviews)
“greene greene” (27 reviews)
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4 Westmoreland Pl, Pasadena, CA 91103-3564
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed the guided tour of this magnificent example of Arts and Crafts architecture and design. What a gift to USC. I could have spent hours here, soaking in the intricate and gorgeous design features.

Thank PGarcia
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a very well preserved Arts & Crafts style house. Gorgeous woodwork, furniture and glasswork. I wouldn't want to live there...it is pretty dark inside...but it is well worth a visit. You can only visit the house on a guided tour, and I think...More

Thank PrinceConsort
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this extraordinary 1908 Arts and Crafts house museum with a group of like-minded folks interested in architecture. We were fortunate to have two specialty tours during our visit... "Behind the Velvet Ropes" (2½ hours; $45) and "Greene & Greene Neighborhood Walking Tour" (1¼...More

Thank jameskul
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the place for you! Though originally started by William Morris in the U.K., the Greene Brothers built the Gamble House as the A&C Movement spread across the pond and made it to Pasadena. Beautiful hand crafted stain glass, wood carvings, and tiles decorate...More

Thank tvvvv2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to see a grand old home or your an architect buff, everyone will enjoy the Gamble House. There are several tours to chose from if your repeating your visit. It’s a great venue to learn about CA history if your showing guests...More

Thank SusieHiker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pasadena abounds with good museums, but this gem is less well known. Designed by the architectural firm Greene and Greene, this home was the winter residence of the Gamble family. A docent led tour on a Tuesday took us through the downstairs where the art...More

Thank NancyGates_12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The house and furnishings are beyond remarkable. Fully furnished, right down to the original oriental rugs. Exceptional interior woodwork, even for the Craftsman style. One of the few, if only Craftsman-style mansions open to the public in the area. Designed, built (in and out) and...More

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tours are mandatory and our guide was excellent and informative. She pointed out all the small, decorative details which one might have missed and gave much information on the creators, Greene and Greene, pointing out their ability to merge craftsmanship, practicality and beauty. Well worth...More

Thank vrp242
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a treasure The Gamble House is to all who have the pleasure of viewing it. Make a concentrated effort to get to Pasadena and see this lovely architectural gem.

Thank newell12017
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

There are Craftsmen houses. And then there is Arts & Craft Architecture. Do not get them confused. This is the epitome of the architecture. AcPERFECT place to expound on it.

Thank Jerry P
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sharlene r
30 May 2017|
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Response from Jan K | Reviewed this property |
If regular adult $15. Seniors=$12. Tuesdays=$8
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Janet S
1 September 2015|
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Response from OaklandVisit2r | Reviewed this property |
The Metro line stops around 1 mile from the House, and there is a bus which goes from Metro to very near the House. The directions are posted on the Gamble House website.
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