THE GAMBLE HOUSE—Pasadena
The Gamble House in Pasadena, California, is the finest example of American Arts and Crafts architecture. Designed by Charles and Henry Greene in 1908 for David B. Gamble, heir to the Procter & Gamble fortune, the Gamble House is the only surviving example of the Greenes’ fully integrated approach to home building, decorative arts, and landscape design. The house is a National Historic Landmark, a State Historic Landmark, and a City of Pasadena Cultural Landmark. The Gamble House is open for public, docent-led, one-hour tours Thursday-Saturday, 11:30am-3:00pm and Sunday, noon–3:00pm and for specialty tours and programs. Closed on national holidays.