Pasadena, California: Back to the Future: Doc Brown's 1955 House

In addition to being a fine example of early 20th century Craftsman-style architecture, open for tours, this was the facade of Doc Brown's 1955-era house from the 1985 film "Back To the Future."

Gamble House

Address:
4 Westmoreland Pl, Pasadena, CA
Hours:
M-F 9-4 for tours. (Call to verify)
Phone:
626-793-3334
Admission:
~$15/person
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Gamble House.

Back to the Future: Doc Brown's 1955 House

We went on a Saturday, and they have a couple tours from 1-3pm. We got lucky because it's just one of the few times they allow people to take pictures inside the house. You will need to buy tickets at gift store (which is in the garage). You're not allowed to touch anything except when they instruct you to.

There are no public restroom. The gift shop lady will tell you to use the one in the house, and the tour guide will tell you not to use anything in the house and use the one in the gift store. It's just a hassle. So mind that when you visit.

If you pay to become members, they will refund the ticket price.

[Gin, 07/30/2017]

Doc Brown's 1955 House.

Back to the Future: Doc Brown's 1955 House

The stately Doc Brown, errrrr Gamble House in Pasadena where every day goes back to future (and then back to the present and past).

[Matt Gordon, 08/30/2013]

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