The Colorado Street Bridge – iconic landmark, connecting thoroughfare, engineering marvel, artistic inspiration, preservation model, and film star – is the focus of a new exhibition at Pasadena Museum of History in commemoration of the grand structure's 100th anniversary. The Colorado Street Bridge Centennial Exhibition is on view in the Ralph M. Parsons Foundation Gallery from 12:00 to 5:00 pm Wednesdays through Sundays from November 20, 2013 through April 19, 2014.
The public is invited to visit the exhibition free of charge on Saturday, December 7, noon to 4:00 pm, and enjoy light refreshments during a reception with the American Society of Civil Engineers, Los Angeles Section.
Visitors will have the opportunity to meet exhibition co-curator/photographer Tavo Olmos, who was contracted by the City of Pasadena to document the 1991-1993 restoration of the Colorado Street Bridge.
Date and Time: November 20, 2013-April 19, 2014 from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location: Pasadena Museum of History at 470 W. Walnut Street, Pasadena, CA 91103.