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  • Library Collection Tours and Class Visits

    The staff of the Pasadena Public Library provides tours of the Library Collection, which includes use of the library's computer catalog, magazine and newspaper indexes, the Internet, CD-ROMs, and the Microform Room and Periodicals collection. Tours can be broad-based or tailored to specific areas of the collection, such as job and career resources, business collections, government documents, etc. We will customize our tours for different age groups and for people with special needs.

    Please contact us at least a week in advance to schedule your tour.

    • For Adult Tours: (626)744-4066, option 7
    • For Teen Tours: (626) 744-4766
    • For Elementary School Tours: (626) 744-4389

    Central Library Architecture Tour

    Pasadena Central Library opened its doors in 1927 at 285 E. Walnut Street, and was designed by renowned architects Myron Hunt and H.C. Chambers. This stately building is listed on the National Register of Historical Places.

    Please call (626) 744-7076 to arrange for a Docent volunteer Architectural Tour.