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Downtown Los Angeles Architecture Tour

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    Stop At: Los Angeles Central Library, 630 W 5th St Free Tours Daily, Los Angeles, CA 90071-2002

    Visit the LA Central Library and learn about its architectural symbolism

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Fine Arts Building, 811 W 7th St, Los Angeles, CA 90017-3408

    The original artist colony of Los Angeles

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Pass By: Bottega Louie, 700 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90017, USA

    The origin of LA's famed 'Restaurant Row'

    Stop At: The Jewelry District, 412 W 6th St #1006, Los Angeles, CA 90014, USA

    America's largest jewelry district

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: Historic Theater District, Broadway 3rd and 9th Streets, Los Angeles, CA 90014

    See the southern section of the Historic Broadway Theater District

    Duration: 25 minutes

    Pass By: Eastern Columbia Lofts, 849 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90014, USA

    "The Jewel of Art Deco"

    Pass By: Golden Gopher, 417 W 8th St, Los Angeles, CA 90014, USA

    Old style housing architecture in LA

    Pass By: The NoMad Hotel, 649 S Olive St, Los Angeles, CA 90014-1635

    Former home of the Bank of Italy Los Angeles

    Pass By: Oviatt Building, 617 S Olive St, Los Angeles, CA 90014-1605

    LA's oldest standing art deco building

    Stop At: Pershing Square, Boundaries are South Hill St, South Olive St, West Sixth St, and West Fifth St, Los Angeles, CA 90015

    View of varied architectural styles from the center of Downtown

    Duration: 7 minutes
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    Reviewed 28 June 2019 via mobile

    I had a great time on the tour. Phil, the guide, was very knowledgeable and friendly. He was open to questions and gave great tips for other sites to check out in L.A. I really enjoyed hearing the history behind the buildings we saw, and...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Shelby311
    Reviewed 8 June 2019

    This is a not to be missed tour. Phil was very knowledgeable, answered all our questions and took us to some amazing buildings. He was very informative about the history of LA. Without this tour we would have missed most of these buildings, and even...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Julia W
    Reviewed 22 May 2019

    Took the tour on May 18, 2019. Informative. Well paced. Helpful guide. I wish I had booked the afternoon tour of the central market with the same guide.

    Date of experience: May 2019
    1  Thank Donald P
    Reviewed 2 April 2019

    My husband & I really enjoyed our Downtown LA tour with Phil! I had no idea that LA had so many fab Beaux Art & Art Deco buildings... not to mention the trove of beautiful theaters! Plus, though I've heard of the LA Central Library,...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    1  Thank GleniseNY
    Reviewed 1 March 2019 via mobile

    I really recommend this excursion. The guide was really good, super nice and know a lot about the town and the buildings. It was a great experience.

    Thank ibuckmann
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