WELCOME TO NORTH & SOUTH PASADENA
A harmonious blend of historical charm and contemporary elegance, perfectly poised between the breathtaking San Gabriel Mountains and the vibrant heart of Los Angeles.
For those with a passion for architectural grace, serene parks, and a thriving urban scene, North and South Pasadena offer an idyllic setting. These areas of Pasadena encapsulate a perfect blend of past and present, providing a tranquil refuge with all the perks of city life.
Spanning the width of Pasadena, North and South regions are cradled by tree-lined streets, iconic landmarks, and stunning vistas. From the charming Craftsman homes of Bungalow Heaven in the North to the grand estates of Oak Knoll in the South, the architectural tapestry is diverse and captivating. Boasting proximity to the legendary Colorado Boulevard, residents are just moments away from a lively ensemble of theaters, galleries, boutiques, and eateries.
WHAT TO LOVE
- Consistently pleasant weather complemented by the picturesque backdrop of the San Gabriel Mountains
- Historic neighborhoods and contemporary hubs side by side
- A plethora of shopping destinations and gourmet eateries
- Close proximity to Pasadena’s renowned cultural and arts district
- Sprawling parks, botanical gardens, and scenic walking trails
- An eclectic blend of music venues, art spaces, and community events
North and South Pasadena offer a unique juxtaposition of peaceful residential streets and bustling commercial zones. With abundant green spaces such as Central Park and Memorial Park, residents can escape to nature's embrace. The famed Playhouse District and Old Pasadena ensure an ever-evolving calendar of cultural, culinary, and artistic events.
DINING, ENTERTAINMENT & SHOPPING
Commence your morning at Copa Vida, savoring their artisanal Avocado Toast. Explore a myriad of flavors at Union, where farm-to-table Italian dishes delight every palate. For a hint of nostalgia, Fair Oaks Pharmacy and Soda Fountain in South Pasadena promises an authentic vintage experience.
Venture to the Paseo for an upscale shopping spree, or meander through Old Pasadena's unique boutiques and historic alleyways. The Pasadena Antique Mall offers treasures from yesteryears, while the Norton Simon Museum showcases art from across the ages.
THINGS TO DO
Indulge in a literary adventure at the Pasadena Public Library, or step back in time at the Pasadena Museum of History. For outdoor enthusiasts, the Arroyo Seco presents hiking, golfing, and equestrian activities amidst nature's grandeur.
North and South Pasadena are proudly served by the Pasadena Unified School District, boasting a commitment to academic excellence and holistic development.
- McKinley School
- Madison Elementary School
- Blair High School
- South Pasadena Middle School
- Pasadena City College