• Norton Simon Museum - Pasadena, California

      Photo by Kimberly Goza
      Begun with art treasures amassed for a private collection by industrialist Norton Simon, this museum has become one of the world's most renowned art galleries. The permanent collection features some 12,500 objects, of which about 800 are on display at any given time. The museum has attractive, rustic grounds with an impressive sculpture garden, and even a casting of Rodin's iconic statue The Thinker.

      If you go:
      Closed Tuesdays. Under 18 admitted free.


      411 West Colorado Boulevard
      Pasadena, California 91105 USA

      Phone Numbers:

      Norton Simon Museum
      +1 (626) 449-6840