DescriptionPart of an enormous land grant given to the San Gabriel Mission by a Spanish king in the mid-1800s, Arcadia experienced a population explosion after World War II. The city is known primarily as a bedroom community.
InfoOfficeArcadia Chamber of Commerce 388 W. Huntington Dr. Arcadia, CA 91007-3402. Phone:(626)447-2159
ShoppingWestfield Santa Anita , 400 S. Baldwin Ave., includes JCPenney, Macy's and Nordstrom.
Attraction PlaceHoldersL.A. County Arboretum and Botanic Garden