See some of the city’s most treasured museums and architectural jewels in DTLA while you learn about its rich history and culture. Our first few stops will take us through The Spring Arcade Building, The Last Bookstore, The Bradbury Building and Grand Central Market. Hear about the struggle between mass transit and car culture and learn about the demise of the original Red line. Experience it firsthand when we ride the famous Angels Flight. Come see where locals experience world renowned symphonies and art in the institutions that line Grand Street: Walt Disney Concert Hall, The Music Pavilion, The Museum of Contemporary Art, The Broad Museum and many more! Then we’ll go to the Civic Center where you will learn about the administrative functions that help bring order to this large and sprawling city. You will also hear about local legends such as former Mayor Tom Bradley and retired police chief William Parker. Immerse yourself in the local culture and see what pueblo life was like as we stroll down Olvera St and learn about LA's namesake and the Spanish Empire. Finally we conclude at the incredible mission revival and art deco infused building that is Union Station.
The Spring Arcade Building, The Last Bookstore, The Bradbury Building, Grand Central Market, Angel's Flight, MOCA, The Broad, Walt Disney Concert Hall, City Hall, Olvera Street and Union Station.
** 2 PERSON MINIMUM TO OPERATE TOUR. IF YOU SEE THAT OTHERS ARE BOOKED YOU CAN ADD AS A SOLO GUEST. The tour takes place rain or shine. Plan to arrive 15 minutes early. If you arrive at the meeting point after the tour has started, call us and we will do our best to get you caught with the group.