15 Best Things To Do in Glendora, California

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'The pride of the foothills’ Glendora is situated in the foothills of San Gabriel Mountains in the Los Angeles County of California. One can find many restaurants, boutiques, shops and cafes there. It is rated as the best downtown in the valley with a very low crime rate and high ranking schools. In 2010, the population of the town was just a little over 50,000. Here are some best places to visit in Glendora.

Here's the list of Glendora points of interest  and 15 best things to do in Glendora:

1. Enjoy An Evening At Haugh Performing Centre

This one is a nice theatre for holding programs, especially for the college students. One can enjoy the plays, orchestra and musicals. Even the professionals play here sometimes. This place is said to be the local gem of the town

2. Visit The Trails Of Glendora Mountain Roads

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If someone is looking for a thrilling ride or a hike, this place will never disappoint them. It has the beautiful view and lots of curves. It houses lots of trails, some better groomed than the others. Each trail presents a different level of challenge. The trails are dangerous as well and hence one must be very careful when here.

3. Get Awed At Rubel Castle

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You can't miss visiting this castle when in Glendora. The engineering and the construction of this castle is just marvelous. It houses all kinds of historical relics, some junks and some indeed very interesting stories about the owner, Michael Rubel, and his adventures in building this castle. This place has so much to explore, so visitors must be ready to walk through this awe-inspiring castle.

4. Relax At Peaches And Cream Day Spa

For those who love getting massages, this is a must visit for them. The ambiance is good and the masseurs know their job. The products they use is also good quality. One can also enjoy a steam shower at the end of the massage.

5. Enjoy Some Movie Time AMC Glendora 12

Want to see a movie, this is a theatre one can count on. The seats are comfortable and the food they offer is different from the usuals. One can also find a parking place easily. It is served with good staff and is surrounded by many eateries where one can drop by for some delicious food.

6. Get Fit At YogaFunk

For someone who likes or wants to learn or do yoga, they will find a very peaceful here. Ambiance is warm and the instructors are caring and excellent. It allows individuals to progress at their own speed. One will get the soothing and mellow vibes and will fill them with positivity.

7. Honor The Gone Ones At Oakdale Memorial Park

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This place offers chapel, cemetery and mortuary services as well. One can get the best services for the deceased. The staff is co-operative and listen to what you want. One can also visit here for being close to their gone friends and relatives. The place is beautiful with paved paths, greenery and fountains.

8. Go Hiking At Mt. Baldy Summit

This is the tallest mountain in the valley of San Gabriel. This is one place where local churches and organizations are hiking. They are doing this for collecting funds for Swaziland, an African nation. One can do this for fun or the welfare as well.

9. Play Golf At Glen Oaks

One can practice their golf swing here. This place offers a lighted driving range with 39-stalls and 3-course 9 holes. The professionals here are PGA certified and they even offer instructions privately and in a group as well.

10. Enjoy The Tour Nearby

If you are not the kinds to just stay and enjoy, Glendora also offers tours, from the attractions nearby like Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Bowl concert. The tour is also extended to Italy and Cuba. If you are visiting in a group you can also request tours as per your requirement.

11. Picnic Under The Moreton Bay Fig

Looking at this big historic tree one often feels the urge to climb this giant tree like they used to in the childhood. One can either there to climb the tree or enjoy under its cool shade. One can also have a picnic here or can simply read a book and relax.

12. Eat Yummy Food At Route 66

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On road sector 6 try a strawberry stuff doughnut. Also one cannot miss to have a hearty breakfast at  Flappy Jacks. They offer A signature pancake that is worth drooling over. This 59’s type diner is full of the memorabilia of route 66.

13. Learn New Recipes At Glendora Village Kitchen Shoppe

What can take a cooking course here in Glendora village kitchen shoppee. The place is amazing and clean. One gets to learn how to cook the local items and also some gourmet. Go with the spouse and have a good time learning cooking and decors bonding together.

14. Enjoy An Evening At Golden Spur

Golden Spur is a part of the nightlife in Glendora. One can enjoy the karaoke night each Tuesday at 7:30 in the evening. Performance there and enjoy the drinks and some food.

15. Dine Under The Stars At The Plaza

Someone who have always dreamt of dining under the stars, Twelfth Annual Night on the plaza is there dream come true. They organise the annual fundraising event for Glendora public library where you can have the chance to dine under the stars.

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Glendora, California

Must see places in Glendora ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Glendora and point of interests to visit.

  1. The Donut Man

    # 1 of 92 Things To Do in Glendora
    The Donut Man

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Bakery

    Address: 915 E Rte 66, Glendora, CA 91740, USA

    With 45 years of experience in this area of desserts, The Donut Man is one of the most loved eatery in the city. Accommodating all age groups, this joint has come on to the list of must-eats for touri...Read more

  2. Haugh Performing Center

    # 2 of 92 Things To Do in Glendora | Added 9 times in trip plans
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    Timings: 11:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
    Google Reviews
    Jose Baldonado

    One of the better performance halls. Ample space in between aisles which is great since the aisle extends all the way across from side to side. Would be 5 stars if the bathrooms were upgraded and didn...

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  3. Peaches And Cream Day Spa

    # 3 of 92 Things To Do in Glendora | Added 4 times in trip plans
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    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
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    Mz. D

    I love the receptionist, Carol. She is always so nice and sweet and Jennifer Green is the best estethician around. I've been going to her for over 10 yrs.

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  4. Finkbiner Park

    # 4 of 92 Things To Do in Glendora
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    Address: 160 N Wabash Ave

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    Aileen Lim

    I am always on the lookout for nice parks where I can bring my babies so that they can explore the outdoors and not be cooped inside the house all day long. As a rule, hubby and I agreed not to let th...

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  5. Gladstone Park

    # 5 of 92 Things To Do in Glendora
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    Address: 600 E Gladstone St

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    Eric D

    Very pleasant park. Great for exercising, jogging or walking. Clear walking paths. Enjoy a walk with your dog. There is a basketball court (closed for repairs?) Volleyball court and plenty of picnic t...

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  6. South Hills Park

    # 6 of 92 Things To Do in Glendora
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    Address: 701 E Mauna Loa Ave

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    Maribel Villegas

    I love this South Hills Park because there is so much to do. The park is beautiful for kids. And they also have a dog park just in case you would like to bring your fur friends along. My favorite is t...

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  7. Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints

    # 7 of 92 Things To Do in Glendora
    Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints Image

    Address: 2121 E Route 66

    Timings: 09:00 am - 09:00 pm Details
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    Holly Ross

    I can't count the number of times I have come out of church feeling like a brand new and improved person, with just the right amount of encouragement and spirit to face my week head on, with renewed f...

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  8. Joy Christian Center

    # 8 of 92 Things To Do in Glendora
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    Address: 770 N Glendora Ave

    Timings: 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm Details
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    Sandra Pelletier

    Cozy size with super people that accept and make you feel welcome. Very interactive service between the people and the pastor.

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  9. Glendora Friends Church

    # 9 of 92 Things To Do in Glendora
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    Address: 827 S Lone Hill Ave

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 08:00 pm Details
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    AMC Evangelist Pro.

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    Santa Rosa Avenue

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  • Old Mill Foundation

    1120 Old Mill Rd

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  • Historical Society of Temple City

    5954 Kauffman Ave

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  • Judson Studios

    200 S Avenue 66

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  • Fullerton Historic Theater Foundation

    500 N Harbor Blvd

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    1120 Old Mill Rd

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    750 Santa Anita Ave

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  • Glendora Historical Society Museum

    314 N Glendora Ave

  • Pacific Asia Museum

    46 N Los Robles Ave

  • Pacific Railroad Society

    210 W Bonita Ave

  • Chino Youth Museum

    13191 6th St

  • Alhambra Historical Society

    1550 W Alhambra Rd

  • The Bunny Museum

    1933 Jefferson Dr

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  • Montebello Barnyard Zoo

    600 Rea Dr

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  • Gameworks

    4541 Mills Cir

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  • Sky Zone Trampoline Park

    1314 N Azusa Ave

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  • Pumper Jumpers

    160 Imperial Hwy

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    11790 Sebastian Way

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  • Jumping Jacks

    11138 Elm Ave

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  • T Phillips Ale House

    601 S Myrtle Ave

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  • Chili's Grill & Bar

    1600 W Imperial Hwy

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  • Chili's Grill & Bar

    8890 Washington Blvd

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  • The Palace

    1276 W 7th St

    Middle Eastern Bars Steakhouses
  • Chili's Grill & Bar

    707 Grand Ave

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  • Lucky Baldwins Pub

    1770 E Colorado Blvd

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  • Fantasy Casino

    555 W Allen Ave

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Wynn Las Vegas

    225 W Valley Blvd

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  • Brahma Bingo

    21400 Pathfinder Rd

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  • San Dimas Saints Bingo

    700 S Lone Hill Ave

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  • The Casino Company

    3641 San Gabriel River Pkwy

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  • Four52

    232 N Lake Ave

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  • Chino Hills State Park

    4721 Sapphire Rd

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  • Chantry Flat Recreation Area

    Santa Anita Canyon

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  • Farnsworth Park

    568 E Mount Curve Ave

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  • Carbon Canyon Regional Park

    4442 Carbon Canyon Rd

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  • Belvedere Park

    4914 E Cesar E Chavez Ave

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  • Angeles National Forest

    701 N Santa Anita Ave

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  • Baldy View Dog Park

    W 11TH St

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  • Sierra Vista Park

    611 E Sierra Madre Blvd

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    295 Arlington Dr

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    363 E Villa St

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  • Diamond Bar Bark Park

    Pantera Park

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  • Claremont Pooch Park

    100 S College Ave

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  • Mystic Canyon Hiking Trail

    2324 Big Dalton Canyon Rd

  • Hellman Park

    5700 Greenleaf Ave

  • Rubio Canyon Trail

    Rubio Vista Dr

  • Arroyo Pescadero Park

    7531 S Colima Rd

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    6777 Mt Baldy Rd

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    1155 N Lemon St

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