Get to know the neighborhood
Pasadena isn't just the home of the Rose Bowl. It's one of the first incorporated cities in the Los Angeles area. The Old Pasasdena area near our Pasadena apartments is steeped in architecture from the Spanish Colonial Revival and Mediterranean Revival movements, and a unique tapestry of local shops and institutions that make the area a charming neighborhood to call home.
Pasadena City Hall elegantly looms over the broader historic district it's part of. A simple walk through Old Pasasdena yields a journey through the city's rich architectural past.
Mi Piace0.3 miles from AMLI Old Pasadena
Grab a spot on Mi Piace's roped-off sidewalk patio and enjoy their white-tablecloth service while watching the foot traffic go by along Colorado Boulevard. Mi Piace is an award-winning Italian staple with an unbeatable happy hour and choice selection of traditional Mediterranean fare.
The Rose Bowl Stadium1.4 miles from AMLI Old Pasadena
The Rose Bowl is one of college football's most storied play fields, and one of the largest stadiums of its kind in the world today. As the home of UCLA football, as well as host to big name concerts, historic soccer matches and five Super Bowl games under its belt, the Rose Bowl is sure to see more blockbuster events to come.
Colorado Boulevard1 mile from AMLI Old Pasadena
The posh stretch of Colorado Boulevard in Old Pasadena contains a collection of upscale shops for everyday staples, special occasions and more. Shop the outdoor mall at the Paseo and the selection of niche boutiques, catch a movie at the Arclight or go for a walk along the main drag of town.
Escape to Eaton Canyon, at the foot of the San Gabriel Mountains.
The Eaton Canyon nature preserve is spread over 190 acres of habitat for local wildlife to live and the public to enjoy. Easy-going nature trails wind throughout the preserve, along with picnic areas, a seasonal stream, native plants and hiking trails that meander up into the mountains. Learn more about the plants and animals that call this unique natural area home at one of the many events held here by park staff.