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The Gamble House

4 Westmoreland Pl, Pasadena, CA 91103-3564
+1 626-793-3334
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Such A Treat!

This sweet gem was exactly what we needed for a beautiful Saturday afternoon in lovely Pasadena... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
gmwark
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Orange, California
A Must See

If you love Craftsman style architecture or love museums (which is how I stumbled upon it!) you... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
LadyDiButterfli
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Cypress, California
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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.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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4 Westmoreland Pl, Pasadena, CA 91103-3564
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This sweet gem was exactly what we needed for a beautiful Saturday afternoon in lovely Pasadena. Our tour guide Sylvia, knew every finite detail of this gorgeous home. Our tour was an hour and was just spectacular. You can also take a self-guided tour of...More

Thank gmwark
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you love Craftsman style architecture or love museums (which is how I stumbled upon it!) you will not be sorry! The docents are very knowledgeable about the structure and the fine details they point out are beautiful, this was an hour well spent!

Thank LadyDiButterfli
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you love craftsman style homes and into contemporary furniture, then this is a great home to tour. Built for the Gambles family of Proctor & Gamble as their retreat. The home is extremely simple and purely for architecture and design living (extremely minimalist). The...More

Thank Trendy_Explorer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Much has been written about this splendid house, its architects and details. We won't repeat that, but will say that we love it and are thankful for the opportunity to visit and that it's been preserved and seems to be in great condition. A craftsman...More

1  Thank Rachel F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ever fantasize on what your dream house would look like? Don't know if the Gamble family did, but they sure got a home that anyone would dream of. It's not that the layout of the home is such a tour-de-force, though it is very comfortable;...More

Thank DonaldYokum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is probably the best example in the world of a huge craftsman house from the early 20th century. If it could have been done more easily, they chose to "do it right". This is the largest collection of expert hand woodworking I've seen outside...More

Thank harold b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Go to visit it if you like wood house and wood furniture. But, you better join the tour which has tour guide explained the details. Ticket is $15, senior/student is $12.50, children 12 and under free.

Thank pldj m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fabulous home! We took the hour tour with an excellent docent who was quite knowledgeable about the home, The Gamble Families and history as well as the architects, Green and Green. It was interesting to see the family’s living spaces as they may...More

Thank Myrti F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting architecture and simple but sweet garden. Worthwhile visit for fifenn minutes if yuo are in the area. Great homes in neighbourhood. Google historic homes Pasadena for nearby homes to drive by. Arlington Gardens nearby is a fabulous free garden

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I needed something to do while my other family members took care of business during a trip here... this fit the bill! The history and architecture of the house was amazing. The house is very dark inside, which is very representative of 1908, so pictures...More

Thank Karen D
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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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