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Old and New Downtown Los Angeles Tour provided by Downtown LA Walking Tours

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Old and New Downtown Los Angeles Tour

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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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  • Pass by Angels Flight Railway
  • 1
    Grand Central Market
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 2
    Historic Theater District
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Bradbury Building
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 4
    Old Bank District
    Stop: 25 minutes -
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    Pass by The Last Bookstore
  • 5
    The Jewelry District
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 6
    Spring Arcade Building
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 7
    Clifton's Republic
    Stop: 5 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 8
    Millennium Biltmore Hotel Los Angeles
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 9
    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
  • Entry/Admission - Historic Theater District
  • Entry/Admission - Clifton's Republic
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • 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.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travellers
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
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ollyolsen5 wrote a review Oct 2019
Perth, Australia3 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
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Ellen T wrote a review Oct 2019
Alexandria, VA5 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
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Apj010 wrote a review Oct 2019
Vancouver, Canada11 contributions11 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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I’ve done multiple tours and I plan to do more this has been an amazing experience! I look forward to attending mor
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Downtown LA Architecture Tour
We loved our tour with Kelley! She was a fountain of knowledge and information and just a delight to spend the afte
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Outstanding tour
Angela went above and beyond as my tour guide. She was extremely knowledgeable and personable. I would recommend he
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Worthwhile walking tour.
Such an interesting tour around downtown LA. Got a real feel for the old Hollywood. Our guide was very well informe
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Beautiful Architecture!
Loved this tour! Phil was a great guide. He gave us much more than just the intricate design features of the buildi
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Beautiful architecture and informative tour
Very enjoyable tour, with a lot of information about history and architecture of downtown LA. Also passed by many r
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Wonderful tour of historic LA
Such great information! Our tour guide, Angela, was amazing. My kids and I all learned something new about our city
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cawchi
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Great downtown LA tour
Phil great tour guide, highlighted variety of types from 1920s to recent. Shared some hidden gems wouldn’t found on
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Great tour!
We all found this a very interesting tour with Derek. He was a great guide, very enthusiastic and full of great sto
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Hollywood & Historical Downtown
We did both in the same day, the Hollywood was a little better but both were great. Phil was wonderful and very hel
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Beautiful architecture and rich history
The tour is fun and informative. Guide Chris is warm, upbeat and knowledgeable, guide Ing is through many architect
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Awesome personalized tour of downtown LA
This is a great tour, mostly thanks to my guide, Phil. Very easy registration, and the drive to downtown wasn’t ba
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Amazing tour
We had a fantastic tour with Phil as our guide. We were lucky enough to be the only ones on the tour . The tour was
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Max L
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Great Tour
Booked this tour because we wanted to experience Downtown LA and hear about LAs beginnings. Sabrina was our tour
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  • Duration: 2h
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