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Olvera Street

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Manuel & Gregory
Manuel & Gregory
October 20, 2018
The origins of the City of Los Angeles, interesting shops and often site of many festivals
Joshua
Joshua
October 19, 2018
Old Los Angeles, the old original city. Be sure to visit Chinatown over here, Philipe's and the main L.A. Union Train Station
Cindy
Cindy
September 20, 2018
Latino Mexican heritage - food, art, activities,
Cindy
Cindy
August 29, 2018
Looking for an authentic Mexican street with a rich history... you must check out Olvera Street for great shopping, traditional Mexican food and margaritas!
Tammie
Tammie
August 27, 2018
Olvera Street is known as "the birthplace of Los Angeles." It is a Mexican Marketplace that recreates a romantic "Old Los Angeles" with a block-long narrow, tree-shaded brick-lined market with old structures, painted stalls, street vendors, cafes, restaurants and gift shops. This is a short walk…

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Baseball Stadium
“Historic stadium and a must visit for all baseball fans. Team store open every day and tours available. ”
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City Hall
“Take the elevators to the 27th floor for stunning views. On your way up or down, stop by the mayor's office on the third floor to see the architecture and gifts on given to the mayor on display.”
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Museum
“Museum chain for life-size wax replicas of famous Americans & historic icons in themed galleries.”
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Museum
“A fabulous little place, not expensive to get in. Great gift shop, lots of interactive things to do and fantastic memorabilia to see. If you like music and movies it's definitely worth a visit.”
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Los Angeles, CA 90012