Architecture Tours L.A. Guidebook: Pasadena

Architecture Tours L.A. Guidebook: Pasadena

By: Laura Massino Smith (author)Paperback

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The city of Pasadena is rich in history and significant architecture, featuring 9 landmark districts and over 3,500 designated historic sites. Preservation groups like Pasadena Heritage have worked tirelessly with the city to preserve Pasadena's architectural treasures, with over 100 appearing on this driving tour. Elegant hotels include the Wentworth, The Hotel Green, and the Vista Del Arroyo. Tour-goers will marvel at all the brightly painted Victorian buildings to be found here. Pasadena also boasts many Arts & Crafts (Craftsman) style homes, including the work of architects Greene & Greene, Alfred and Arthur Heineman, Louis Easton, and more. See the mansions of "Millionaire's Row," Art Deco masterpieces, and Spanish Colonial, Mediterranean, American Colonial, French Provincial, and English Tudor revival styles. History buffs, architecture enthusiasts, and southern California visitors all will love this unique and fascinating tour, which offers the best way to see diverse architecture in Pasadena.

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Product Details

  • publication date: 05/07/2006
  • ISBN13: 9780764324833
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 78
  • ID: 9780764324833
  • weight: 250
  • ISBN10: 0764324837

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