651 South Saint John Avenue
Pasadena, California 91105-2913
Tel: (626) 441-6333

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  REMARKABLE - Historic Homes of Pasadena


Join Pasadena Heritage for this extraordinary tour of four magnificent architectural treasures, designed by four distinguished architects - each with a fascinating history showcasing preservation and transformation. Allow at least four hours to enjoy the tour. 



Sunday, March 30, 2014

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Sponsored by Kelly Sutherlin McLeod Architecture. INC.


Day of - $45, $40 for members

Day of tickets can be purchased at will call at 651 South Saint John Ave. St. John is a one-way street, going south, from California Blvd.  651 South Saint John Ave., is the first house on the right just south of Singer Park.  

On the day of the tour will call will be open from 8:45 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. We hope you enjoy the tour! If you have any questions, please contact us at 626-441-6333 or via email at preservation@pasadenaheritage.org.

Join today to take advantage of the member discount


Docents will guide you through each REMARKABLE residence, pointing out the unique architectural details and telling you its story. Go at your own pace on this drive-yourself tour. 




Homes on the tour include the 1887 Bissell House, named for the famous Bissell Carpet Sweeper family; with six bedrooms; and a formal Victorian parlor, living room, and dining room.





The 1902 Silver Queen House was completely redesigned as an elegant Tudor mansion in 1922 by the silver mining Holmes family.




The 1914 grand Italian Revival mansion became home to the Wrigley family of chewing gum fame; and is now the famous Tournament of Roses headquarters.




The charming and romantic 1927 Beach House, one of Pasadena's most recently designated landmarks, was inspired by a love story and is now being lovingly restored. 




Ticket Information  

Same-day tour tickets may be purchased at the will-call location until 1:00 p.m.. Call 626-441-6333 x 18 for more information or email preservation@pasadenaheritage.org  

*Win a chance to attend the MUSE/IQUE - FRONT/PORCH concert at the Greene & Greene-designed Robert R. Blacker House on May 5th. Two lucky winners will be chosen! All you have to do is purchase your New Membership and a Spring Home Tour ticket from our Pasadenaheritage.org store! 


 More information about the MUSE/IQUE concert is available on their site: http://muse-ique.com/showinfo.php?id=18; To learn more about MUSE/IQUE’s other events, follow them onFacebook. 



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