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Old and New Downtown Los Angeles Tour

Los Angeles, United States

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icon2 hours  (Approx.)
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iconOffered in: English


Some things just don't get old, especially when they're part of LA's historic Downtown core. On this 2-hour walking tour, your small group visits some of the finest architectural sites from the city's golden era: the Pantages, the Bradbury Building, Grand Central Market and the Broadway Theater District. There's no better way to get a feel for the City of Angels than exploring it on foot, so let a local guide lead the way as you absorb the colorful street scenes, history, and people.
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Benefit from the knowledge and experience of a local guide
  • Gain a great overview and orientation of the city, ideal for first time visitors
  • Families will enjoy this comprehensive, stress-free walking tour
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Departure Point

351 S Hill St, Los Angeles, CA 90013, USA

Return Details

532 S Olive St, Los Angeles, CA 90013, USA
  • 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 travelers 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 tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
  • OPERATED BY LA Walking Tours

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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What is the maximum group size during Old and New Downtown Los Angeles Tour?
This activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers.

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Great Downtown Walk
, Feb 2020
We spent a really enjoyable Friday tour with Phil, covering the Downtown area. He was super friendly and genuinely happy to be showing us around. Would definitely recommend! Thank you!
Informative walking tour!
, Nov 2019
My wife and I were the only two people on the tour so we were able to interact with Phil, our tour guide. He showed us many historic spots in DTLA, explained their history and patiently answered our questions. We learned a lot and really enjoyed the tour.
Enjoyable tour of LA
, Oct 2019
Phil was informative and humorous relating facts and anecdotes from all eras of LA's past. Highly recommend.
Fabulous downtown walking tour
, Apr 2019
I took my daughter on this tour as part of her birthday celebration. Phil was our guide and he made the whole experience so enjoyable. He's as friendly and engaging as he is knowledgeable.
Terrrific Tour
, Mar 2019
Phil was terrific. Incredibly knoowledgrsble and interesting. Have lived 30 miles from LA for over 40 years and everything we learned was new to me.
Interesting Tour
, Dec 2018
I enjoyed this walking tour of Downtown Los Angeles. I was interested in the historical buildings and saw many of them. Our guide was very informative and interesting telling us many facts and stories about the buildings and sites we saw. He was enthusiastic and knowledgeable.
, Aug 2018
Our tour guide Chris was punctual and very knowledgeable about the area and sights. I wish we would've had a chance to stop for gelato or freshments during the tour since that day was particularly warm.
I grew up in Orange County and never...
, Mar 2018
I grew up in Orange County and never knew of all the hidden gems that are in Down Town LA. I would differently recommend this tour to anyone.
Excellent tour great guide learned so...
jean d
, Feb 2018
Excellent tour great guide learned so much about downtown LA. Easy walking on flat
A totally great experience. Neal was...
Marjorie L
, Sep 2017
A totally great experience. Neal was charming and fun and knowledgeable. Two hours well spent and at a more than reasonable price. A great introduction to DTLA the acronym for Downtown Los Angeles that you'll see everywhere.

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