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The Gamble House

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Wonderful visit

Really great tour. Lots of great information, interesting history. If you enjoy home tours... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
SDTravelMom
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San Diego, CA
Old Pasadena

This is a wonderfully preserved craftsman style house. Built as a turnkey project, wonderful... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Galireza
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Pasadena, 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.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Really great tour. Lots of great information, interesting history. If you enjoy home tours, architecture, design, then this is a must.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SDTravelMom
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a wonderfully preserved craftsman style house. Built as a turnkey project, wonderful details pointed out by knowledgeabe docents. Well worth the visit if you are in the area.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Galireza
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sister suggested we tour the Gamble House while I was visiting her. While I was lukewarm to the idea, I’m very glad we went. It was a great experience. Beautiful architecture, interesting history, and our tour guide, aria, did an excellent job.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank seasideexp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had to delay our tour because we just walked in. The tour itself was excellent (just over an hour). Unique in design. The attention to detail is amazing. Tie it into a walking tour of the Green and Green houses in the neighborhood.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mgerhardt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Gamble house is one of a kind and is worth a visit for anyone interested in architecture or interior design. Skip the disappointing neighborhood walking tour and do your own tour after picking up a cheap map of the area in the book store.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like Arts and Crafts architecture and furniture, you'll be blown away here. It really is a shrine to that era and movement!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Bill K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been going to the Greene & Greene Gamble House since the 1980s. It is the quintessential Southern California craftsman home. For this particular visit, I took a run to the house from Old Town Pasadena (about 1.5K) on Christmas morning. While everyone should take...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One more architectural gem checked off my list. The tour of the Gamble House was great. The docent that we had was very good and she followed up with everyone's questions. The home and grounds are in great shape. It would have been an even...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 9, 2019

I have heard about the Gamble House -- also known as the Greene and Greene house after the brothers who designed and built the house -- for many years. Nothing about it disappointed. It is a marvelous example of arts and crafts design. I found...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank nsmith2
Reviewed January 8, 2019

The Gamble House is a beautiful Craftsman house in a beautiful setting. There is a strong Japanese influence in the design of the house. Designed by Green and Green, the house is throughly curated and a wonderful example of how thoughtful design can transform space....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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sharlene r
May 30, 2017|
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Response from Mansi_Vij | Reviewed this property |
$15 for adults, $12 for senior citizens and kids under 12yrs are free. Tuesday they have less fee.
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Janet S
September 1, 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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