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Rose Bowl Stadium

1001 Rose Bowl Dr, Pasadena, CA 91103-2813
+1 626-577-3100
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Iconic but allow for plenty of time!!!

This is such a great place to visit and you be able to take wonderful photos, probably 350 days of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Los Angeles, California
Historic and Fun Place for a Football Game

Have been to the Rose Bowl on numerous occasions for UCLA Football in the last 3 seasons. The Rose... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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This famous stadium is the home of one of America's most popular annual college football games.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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1001 Rose Bowl Dr, Pasadena, CA 91103-2813
+1 626-577-3100
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is such a great place to visit and you be able to take wonderful photos, probably 350 days of the year. That said, unless you walk or bike there, this is never an easy venue to reach by car. If you can take a...More

Thank JDinLA
Reviewed 6 days ago

Have been to the Rose Bowl on numerous occasions for UCLA Football in the last 3 seasons. The Rose Bowl, although it is old and not the greatest stadium, is still a very nice venue and its sight lines are much better than the LA...More

Thank geotech522
Reviewed 1 week ago

For its size (it can seat 100,000), its fame and constant usage for sports and rock concerts, attending the Rose Bowl is an ordeal, like entering a one-street town dealing with an unexpected flood of tourists. Incongruously nestled in a residential neighborhood of narrow streets...More

Thank Marc M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came for a concert and my goodness they are strict here with women's bags/purses. When they say a bag of 6inches or smaller they mean it. They will make you get out of line to go check ur bag in for a fee and waiting...More

Thank theyayaborjon
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the most famous and important stadiums in all of sports. That being said, Its a lousy old bowl design that was built almost a 100 years ago. I loved the experience and being there, but the stadium itself is lackluster. Its...More

Thank Randell G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the UCLA/Texas A&M game, and pre-purchased a golf course parking spot (very difficult to find though). This area is where most of the people tailgate, and can be a long walk to the stadium. We sat in the endzone, but didn't miss...More

Thank DebStr2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was very surprised and disappointed in the Rose Bowl. It is a very old and out dated facility. The restrooms are mostly on the ground level. The PA system is attorcious. I could not understand anything that the announcer said during the game. The...More

Thank Ronald R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very similar to old Cotton Bowl Stadium in Dallas. Structure is very old, limited bathrooms, and must exit stadium for food or restrooms. This was a 'bucket list' visit for us and very disappointing. The 'bowl is one deck, but each row gets farther from...More

1  Thank ALH972
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I attended a UCLA football game this labor day weekend. Let just start off by saying that the parking was horrible. Yes, there is people guiding you were to go, however the parking is on grass!! It's like a big park, and...More

1  Thank Fausto A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Attended a college football game here. Always dreamed of going to the Rose Bowl, but the stadium itself is old, crowded, and rather run down. You literally have to leave the stadium to go to the bathrooms or concessions. And don't expect the big Jumbotron...More

Thank Lorine G
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24 September 2017|
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Response from MyTravelTalesColette | Reviewed this property |
You can read my review of The Rose Bowl. I recommend NOT parking there (it takes hours to get out). Uber is also tough because of traffic - you can walk to/from downtown (where I recommend parking) faster than taking Uber... More
Sheila H
14 September 2017|
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Response from DebStr2016 | Reviewed this property |
I definitely recommend pre-purchasing a parking spot if at all possible. If you can do this, I would recommend being there at least 2 hrs ahead. If you cannot get a parking pass ahead of time, I would get there 3 hours... More
3 July 2017|
Response from laurapoint | Reviewed this property |
The weather may be very hot. It was already hot in May. You should call for prices.