Annual Castle Green Tour


Mother’s Day Tour at the Castle…

TOUR     $30
Friends of the Castle Green hold a yearly Mother’s Day Tour of the Historic Castle Green designed by Frederic Roehrig and built in 1898, a blend of Moorish and Mission revival architecture. Come and enjoy the building, relax on the grounds and take yourself back a century. Experience the Turkish and Moorish salons along with the Grand Salon. Many private apartments will be open to tour, each unique and distinct in layout and design and decorated with the individual tastes of the residents.

Yoshiko Yamamoto, color block printmaker featured in the PBS series Craft in America, will be printing  her new print of the Castle Green throughout the afternoon.

Explore the bridge underestimation. See how far we have come.

Back again this Year!! Make this day extra special for Mom by adding on the full service sit down Mother’s Day Tea presented by Tea Rose Garden Tearoom in Old Town Pasadena and Perfect Equation Catering.
Come at noon and enjoy Tea in the Grand Ballroom. You will be served salad, classic tea sandwiches, pastries, scones, fruit compote and a desert plate along with a pot of seasonal tea. Keepsakes: A jar of Castle Green Marmalade or jam.
Advance reservations required.

Tour: 1-5 pm (rain or shine) You can arrive at your convenience throughout the afternoon

Buy Tickets Here

Please note the antique elevator will not be in service during the event. We are handicapable in all rooms of the first floor including tea service in the ballroom, restrooms, sunroom, grand salon, moorish and Turkish rooms, lobby, library and ballroom as well as from veranda and lawn. A ramp is located via the back driveway. Please contact us if you would like more information.

There are two Public Parking structures near the Castle Green with 90 minutes free; $6 max.
Street parking in area requires coins.
School House Parking Structure
33 E. Green St.
Pasadena, Ca. 91105

Del Mar Station Parking
230 S. Raymond Ave.
Pasadena 91105
*This is a Metro stop

Proceeds benefit the Friends of the Castle Green restoration projects.
For more information and tour volunteering opportunity: 626 824 8482

Friends of the Castle Green, a non-profit organization.

Holiday Tour at the Castle… Sunday December 3, 2017

Kick off the 2017 Holiday Season at Castle Green!  The wonder of Pasadena’s golden era awaits you, as the Castle celebrates the holidays!  This year our Holiday Tour will be on Sunday, December 3, 2017.

Built in 1898, the Castle was designed by architect Frederick I. Roehrig with influence of Moorish, Spanish and Victorian elements, and has turn of the century glamour and charm.  Today, the Castle has become one of the most cherished historic buildings in Pasadena and remains a majestic centerpiece of the city.

Bring your family and friends and enjoy your own Self-Guided tour of our magnificent building; including 25+ private condominiums, the Penthouse and our iconic Bridge. You will take a step back in time at the historic Castle Green while roaming the 119 year old halls and grounds.

Our preferred caterers will be providing delicious holiday bite size treats from stations throughout our ground floor (while supplies last).

Gates open at 1:00 pm – you can arrive at your convenience through 5:00 pm.

Buy your Tickets Here

Tickets will also be available on the day of at the gate at $35.00 each.

Please note that there will be no elevator service for the event.

There are two Public Parking structures available:

School House Parking Structure
33 E Green St
Pasadena, CA 91105

Del Mar Station Parking
230 S. Raymond Ave,
Pasadena, CA 91105
*This is also a Metro stop.

Both structures offer 90 minutes free; $6 maximum.

Hope to see you at the Castle!


Proceeds from the tour go toward the historic restoration and preservation of the history of Castle Green.