Activities & Resources
Blogs & Sites
Location: 7777 Victoria Gardens Lane, Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Whether you live for the outdoors or not, Bass Pro Shop is a real treat to visit: The 165,000-square-foot, two-story building is built of logs and rocks, reminiscent of old-style Adirondack ...
Location: 4700 North Griffin Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
Bugs, birds, and backpacks take center stage at the Audubon Center at Debs Park.
Family Nature Programs take place during late afternoons and weekends, and include activities tha...
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: 1111 W. Olive Ave., Burbank, CA
George Izay Park is recognizable to locals as the one with the mounted Air Force jet at the entrance. The park is popular for its softball fields, picnic grounds, tennis courts, handball courts...
Location: 26101 Magic Mountain Pkwy, Valencia, CA
Location: 7550 E. Spring Street, Long Beach, CA
El Dorado Nature Center's 102.5-acre wildlife habitat features two lakes (with ducks a-plenty), a stream, two miles of dirt trail and a 1/4-mile paved access trail wind through meadows and fore...
Location: 25151 Serrano Road, Lake Forest, CA
The small village at Heritage Hill Historical Park preserves some of the cultural heritage of Orange County. The four historical buildings represent different eras in the early development of t...
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: 1800 Ocean Front Walk, Venice, CA
One of southern California's most famous attractions is also one of its most interesting. There is a sandy three-mile beach here, but that is not what attracts visitors, who come to Venice's Boardw...
Location: 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley, CA
One of only twelve presidential libraries directed by the National Archives and Records Administration, the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum sits on a mountaintop with sweeping vie...
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: 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: 23200 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, CA
The park has two entrances: the southern one for Adamson House, and the northern one for Malibu Lagoon Beach.
The classic home, designed by Stiles O. Clements in 1929, wa...
Location: 100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA
The Aquarium in Long Beach is a terrific facility celebrating the inhabitants of the Pacific Ocean. You'll find tropical fish exhibits, coral reefs, sea otters, seals and sea lions, sea turtles...