The Gamble House: Charles and Henry Greene's 1908 masterpiece of the American Arts and Crafts movement
photo of The Gamble House in Pasadena, California

The Gamble House in Pasadena, California, is an outstanding example of American Arts and Crafts style architecture. The house and furnishings were designed by Charles and Henry Greene in 1908 for David and Mary Gamble of the Procter & Gamble Company. The house, a National Historic Landmark, is owned by the City of Pasadena and operated by the University of Southern California and is open for public tours.

Sidney D. Gamble Lecture Series

Earle C. Anthony House Tour

Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Lecture: 6:00pm | Tour: 7:00pm

Specialty Tours

Behind The Velvet Ropes

Next 3 tours: Oct 11, Nov 12, Nov 15
Our 2½ hour Behind the Velvet Ropes tour takes you to parts of the House not usually accessible. You will see exquisite craftsman details up close, and have time to appreciate the ambience of this historic House.

Details & Joinery

Next 3 tours: Oct 18, Nov 22, Dec 6
Details & Joinery: A Craftsman’s Tour of The Gamble House is led by contemporary woodworker Jim Ipekjian. Visitors will learn how The Gamble House was crafted.

Fire & Light

Next tour: Dec 20
Fire & Light: The Art Glass of Greene and Greene, led by glass artist John Hamm, examines the glasswork found in the House: windows, light fixtures, wall sconces, cabinets, and doors.

Neighborhood Walking Tour

Next 3 tours: Oct 18, Nov 15, Dec 13
Explore the neighborhood of Greene & Greene visits a National Register historic district that is home to 9 Greene & Greene houses.

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Public Tours

Regular Public Tours

1-hour Docent Guided Tours. We are open for guided 1 hour tours Thursday-Sunday. The first tour begins at noon and the last tour is at 3p.m.

A picnic opportunity at the House awaits every week on Brown-Bag Tuesdays. Bring your lunch and join us on the rear lawn and terrace from 11:30 – 1:30, and take a docent-led 20-minute tour at 12:15 or 12:45.

Regular Public Tour Hours:
: Closed
Tuesday: 11:30am–1:30pm
                (Brown Bag Tues. tours only)
Wednesday: Closed

Shop the Bookstore

Items for sale in the Gamble House BookstoreOur Online Store is now open.

Bookstore Hours:
Closed (shop online)
Tuesday-Saturday: 10am-5pm
Sunday: 11:30am–5pm

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Gift Certificates

Give a gift that lingers in the memory: a Gamble House tour.

Friends of The Gamble House

To join in the many programs of The Gamble House and to support restoration and preservation of this National Historic Landmark, please join the Friends of The Gamble House.

Facility Rentals

Looking for a unique setting for meetings, seminars, working retreats, luncheons, dinners or picnics for corporations, private or non-profit organizations and special interest groups?

Greene & Greene Online Archives

Drawings, sketches, photographs, correspondence, and historical documents related to the work of Greene & Greene.

Greene & Greene at The Huntington

Visit the permanent exhibition at the Huntington Library in San Marino.

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