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Old and New Downtown Los Angeles Tour - with unbiased reviews

Old and New Downtown Los Angeles Tour

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Overview
Experience the history of Los Angeles from its mirrored development in the early 20th Century to its eventual growth of unique landmarks, which have become new destinations for all to explore.
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You'll start at
351 S Hill St
351 S Hill St, Los Angeles, CA 90013, USAWe meet at the bottom of Angels Flight (351 S. Hill Street 90013) located between 3rd and 4th on Hill Street across the Grand Central Market. Nearest Metro Rail station - Pershing Square off the Metro Red or Purple Lines. Parking - Private lots near the meeting point. Rates will vary.
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  • 1
    Grand Central Market
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 2
    Bradbury Building
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 3
    Old Bank District
    Stop: 25 minutes -
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  • 4
    The Jewelry District
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 5
    Spring Arcade Building
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 6
    Pershing Square
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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You'll end at
532 S Olive St
532 S Olive St, Los Angeles, CA 90013, USANote: The tour ends at Pershing Square (532 S. Olive Street 90013), which is a 5 minute walk back to the starting point. The guide can point you in the direction.
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Important Information
Departure Point
351 S Hill St, Los Angeles, CA 90013, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
532 S Olive St, Los Angeles, CA 90013, USA
Inclusions
  • Local guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Pets are welcome
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Note: The tour ends at Pershing Square (532 S. Olive Street 90013), which is a 5 minute walk back to the starting point. The guide can point you in the direction.
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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John F wrote a review Nov 2019
3 contributions2 helpful votes
Phil and I did this tour solo as I was his only customer that day. He's first rate - smart, personable, engaging. Was happy to answer all my questions, and his passion for the city and the subject matter came through. The tour itself showcases the architecture and history of
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Date of experience: November 2019
ollyolsen5 wrote a review Oct 2019
3 contributions
Our Tour Guide, Phillip, was so knowledgeable on current and historical facts regarding downtown LA. My impression has changed immensely from not really interested until now seeing and hearing all about different buildings, hotels and loved the market. Phillip was more than
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Date of experience: October 2019
Ellen T wrote a review Oct 2019
5 contributions12 helpful votes
Phil did a great job! He was personable and knowledgeable. I highly recommend! Sneakers or comfortable shoes are a good idea. It’s mostly flat terrain though.
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Date of experience: September 2019
Apj010 wrote a review Oct 2019
11 contributions10 helpful votes
Excellent guided tour covering history of LA. Visit was every detailed and informative. Loved visiting the markets and historic buildings.
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GemmaDV wrote a review Sep 2019
5 contributions
We really enjoyed our walking tour. Our tour guide Chris was super informative and gave us a great overview of the city. Good balance of culture, history, architecture and local facts. Really appreciated the extra tips too for places to visit & restaurants etc - they were spot
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Date of experience: September 2019
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  • Duration: 2h
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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