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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 ethos meets Japanese aesthetic

An excellent guided tour by a well-informed enthusiast. Very thorough explanations of all the key... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
HMAAmersham_England
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Amersham, England
Interesting architecture

While you are touring Pasadena, go north of Old Pasadena and visit the Gamble House on Westmoreland... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
buffalojim67
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Lawrence, Kansas
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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 good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“arts and crafts” (80 reviews)
“craftsman style” (33 reviews)
“greene greene” (29 reviews)
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4 Westmoreland Pl, Pasadena, CA 91103-3564
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+1 626-793-3334
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"arts and crafts"
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"craftsman style"
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"greene greene"
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"stained glass"
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"hour tour"
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"architectural history"
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"craftsman home"
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"original furniture"
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"beautiful craftsmanship"
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"winter home"
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"docent led tour"
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"gift shop"
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"frank lloyd wright"
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"interesting tour"
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"front door"
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"book store"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An excellent guided tour by a well-informed enthusiast. Very thorough explanations of all the key features of the house, its decoration, the owners and their architects.

Thank HMAAmersham_England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While you are touring Pasadena, go north of Old Pasadena and visit the Gamble House on Westmoreland Place. It is a good example of arts and crafts movement architecture.

Thank buffalojim67
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Gamble House is an excellent, well-preserved example of Greene & Greene architecture. It was so interesting to see how a wealthy family lived in their summer home near the turn of the century. The tour guide provided a >1 hour tour of this beautiful...More

Thank Dave J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a treat to visit this historic Greene and Greene house in its original state with some original some reproduced furnishings. From the incredible stained glass front door to the garage (now gift shop), the tour covers the history of the Gamble family of Proctor...More

Thank WahineHanapepe
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Built by Gamble of Proctor and Gamble fame, the house has largely been kept in its original condition and contains many of the original furnishings. The Greene and Greene design has many asian elements and details. The tour is well worth taking and highlights both...More

Thank Bruno S
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This house is superbly maintained inside and out. Take the full tour and explore every carpet, piece of carved wood, and see how Tiffany lamps fit into the Californian Craftsman style.

Thank Rolf A
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

I take all out-of-town company here (adults). The building of the house is interesting, as are the Greene Brothers and the Gambles. Guided tours for a price. In the garage is a book store with books you'll not find anyplace else, on art, architecture, gardens,...More

1  Thank CASanMarino
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

We took the 1-hour tour of the Gamble House last week. What a marvelous house and a marvelous tour. This house is the epitome of Arts and Crafts architecture and the Greenes put their hearts and souls into it. It's not just a house, it's...More

Thank Nancy F
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

This winter home of the Gamble (proctor and gamble) family is a treasure of Pasadena, designed by Greene and Greene architects. The tours are informative but not overbearing. You can walk through the rooms with original furniture and take in the beauty of architectural details...More

1  Thank 516madelines
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

All the tours to the Gamble House is escorted. You cannot view the house on your own. The house is interesting. What makes the tour really fun, is the history provided by the tour guide. The "Gamble" is the Proctor & Gamble, Gamble. He and...More

2  Thank DMUH
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sharlene r
31 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
2 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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