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Blogs & Sites
Location: 3800 Homer Street, Los Angeles, CA
For older kids interested in costumes, history, and architecture, this open-air museum consists of eight Victorian era buildings, rescued from demolition and moved to this little plot of land t...
Location: 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA
An afternoon at The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens is an ideal way to spend quality family time, and perfect day to spend with grandparents and other special out-of-...
Location: 285 West Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA
The historic Santa Anita Park is known as one of the most beautiful race tracks in the world, and on a clear day, with the snow-capped mountains in the distance, the waving palm trees, s...
Location: 1126 Queens Hwy, Long Beach, CA
Here's something a little different - tell the kids you're taking them to a hotel, and then bring them to a ship instead!
The Queen Mary has been docked since 1967, but her long and vi...
Location: Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA
This legendary sidewalk honors over 2500 TV, film, radio, and theater celebrities with a bronze medallion in the center of a granite star along Hollywood Blvd. and Vine Street.
Location: 5801 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA
About four Great Ice Ages ago, during the Pleistocene Epoch, hundreds of different kinds of animals roamed the hills and valleys of what is now Los Angeles. Some of them, sadly, made the mistak...
Location: 6333 West Third Street, Los Angeles, CA
In 1934, a group of farmers gathered at Third and Fairfax to sell fresh food from their trucks. Since that time, The Original Los Angeles Farmers Market has fed and entertained countless touris...
Location: 2800 E. Observatory Road, Los Angeles, CA
The newly renovated Griffith Park Observatory is one of the city's top attractions. While retaining the charm of the original 1935 structure, it has acquired new features like a seamless dome i...
Location: 4730 Crystal Springs Drive, Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles doesn't have many of those beloved public spaces that give energy and a sense of identity to great cities like New York, Chicago or Boston. Griffith Park is one of the few such spac...
Location: 1200 Getty Center Drive, Los Angeles, CA
A must-see on everyone's list is The Getty Center, featuring the J Paul Getty Museum sitting high atop the Santa Monica Mountains.
A world class art collection, including...
Location: 26101 Magic Mountain Pkwy, Valencia, CA
Location: 1601 West Mountain Street, Glendale, CA
This is a beautiful park in the foothills north of Glendale, a great favorite with the locals. It has enormous trees, a recently renovated playground, plenty of running around space, and a coup...