Art, Antiques & Historic Resources

Descanso Gardens

Phone: (818) 952-4391
Contact: Somer Sherwood-White

Descanso Gardens is an urban retreat of year-round natural beauty, internationally renowned botanical collections, and spectacular seasonal horticultural displays. Visit for a stroll, a concert or a class--there are so many ways to explore.

Jim Konoske Consulting

Phone: (626) 965-5789
Contact: Jim Konoske

Pacific Crest Youth Arts Organization

Phone: (714) 785-9904
Fax Number: (909) 468-2802
Contact: Stuart Pompel

The mission of Pacific Crest Youth Arts Organization is to provide superior educational and competitive performing arts programs that change the lives of young people in the greater Southern California region and prepare them for leadership in a fast-moving world.

Pangolin

Phone: (757) 784-3960
Contact: Julian C. Ma

Design and Creative Services

Pasadena Heritage

Phone: (626) 441-6333
Contact: Susan Mossman

Pasadena Heritage’s mission is to identify, preserve and protect the historic, architectural and cultural resources of the City of Pasadena through advocacy and education. This membership supported, community-based non-profit offers a variety of tours, lectures, workshops, and events that highlight our beautiful city’s historic treasurers. All programs and events are open to the public. For more information visit www.pasadenaheritage.org.

Pasadena Museum of History

Phone: (626) 577-1660
Fax Number: (626) 577-1662
Contact: Jeannette Bovard

Founded in 1924 to preserve and share the rich history, art, and culture of Pasadena and neighboring communities, Pasadena Museum of History has developed into one of the country premier institutions of its size. The Museum maintains the area's largest and most comprehensive collection of documents and artifacts relating to the history of Pasadena/West San Gabriel Valley. Tours of historic Fenyes Mansion, changing exhibitions in the History Center, and public programming for adults and children entertain and educate visitors on a year-round schedule.

Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts

Phone: (626) 710-7231
Contact: President

Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts presents the Pasadena Showcase House of Design home tour. The funds raised supports music programs in the greater Pasadena area and the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra.

Pasadena Symphony and Pops

Phone: (626) 793-7172
Fax Number: (626) 793-7180
Contact: Lora Unger

The Pasadena Symphony Association's mission is to provide orchestral perfomances of the highest quality and to benefit the community through its music, community engagement, and education programs. The Pasadena Symphony performs its Symphony Classics series from October through April at Ambassador Auditorium and its Pasadena POPS series at the Los Angeles County Arboretum during the summer months. The Pasadena Symphony Association has served the youth of the region for over five decades through the Pasadena Youth Symphony Orchestras comprised of five performing ensembles with 300 gifted students from all over Southern California. 

USC Pacific Asia Museum

Phone: (626) 787-2680
Contact: Jessica Mak

Established in 1971, USC Pacific Asia Museum is one of only four museums in the United States exclusively dedicated to the arts of Asia and the Pacific Islands. The museum houses 5,000 years of artistic expression from across Asia and the Pacific in a California historic landmark building. Visitors will enjoy a mix of contemporary and historic exhibitions and a wide variety of enriching public programs all year round.

Whitmore Rare Books

Phone: (626) 714-7720
Contact: Dan Whitmore