Pasadena Museum of History is the only museum and research library dedicated solely to preserving and sharing the history, art, and culture of Pasadena and the west San Gabriel Valley. PMH offers the public changing exhibitions, events and lectures, docent-led tours, school tours, and free access to the Research Library & Archives.

free exhibit admission this summer to active duty military personnel & their families

Things to do at Pasadena Museum of History

Chalk Exhibit 2017

March 29 - August 13
Wed - Sun, Noon to 5:00 pm

The creation and installation of chalk murals and chalk drawing demos are featured in this retrospective.

Railroad Art Exhibit 2017

The Art of Getting There: Railroad Inspired Artistry
March 29 - August 13
Wed - Sun, Noon to 5:00 pm

Traditional art such as paintings and photographs, advertising art, sculpture, and carvings are on view.

Fenyes Mansion Studio

Fenyes Mansion Tours
Fri, Sat, & Sun, 12:15 pm

With its original furnishings and art collection, the Fenyes Mansion -  Pasadena Cultural Heritage landmark - offers a unique glimpse into life on Pasadena’s Millionaire’s Row.

Research Library Reading Room

Research Library & Archives
Thurs - Sun, 1:00 to 4:00 pm

PMH maintains the area’s largest collection of documents and artifacts related to the history of Pasadena and the west San Gabriel valley.

PAsADENA Museum OF HISTORY Buildings & Grounds