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Los Angeles Convention Center

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Address: 1201 South Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90015
Phone Number: +1 213 741 1151
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Exciting convention center

We spent 3 full days at the Los Angeles Convention Center and thoroughly enjoyed our time there. We were attending the Girls Volleyball Junior National Qualifier. So thrilling... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Long Beach, CA
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Long Beach, CA
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49 reviews 49 reviews
21 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We spent 3 full days at the Los Angeles Convention Center and thoroughly enjoyed our time there. We were attending the Girls Volleyball Junior National Qualifier. So thrilling and exciting. I would only suggest that the food pricing be LOWERED.... a little bit on the expensive side to buy food in the venue. No entrance fee, but parking was $15/day.

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Braintree, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Very well run facility. Very comfortable environment. The exhibits were very well marked and it was easy to fing your way around. I don't have anything bad to say!

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Los Angeles, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

If you need a place for business meetings, ceremonies or events organization, this is a place to be. The hall itself is so large... Did my citizenship ceremony here and I was surprised to heard that that building could hold 3800 people guest excluded. Good parking lot, the view is amazing and the environment is clean. More so the security... More 

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72 reviews 72 reviews
9 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I was here for the IHRSA conference. The check-in process was really bad, it took over half an hour and pre-registration didn't seem to speed things along at all. I don't know if this is different for different events, but I was surprised at how slowly the lines moved. Once that was done the venue was pretty standard; it's not... More 

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SF, CA USA
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40 reviews 40 reviews
8 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

With multiple halls, this is a great venue for the annual LA Auto Show. It can still be crowded on the opening weekend. For out of town visitors, there are a variety of hotels within walking distance, and with plenty of restaurants nearby.

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Palm Springs, California
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223 reviews 223 reviews
57 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Some convention centers are so big and so badly laid out that it is impossible to find your way around easily. L A's seemed easy to manage...I never felt lost. good areas for mingling, food concessions were better than average, and parking was also clear to find and get around.

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California
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111 reviews 111 reviews
45 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

I have been here three times throughout the years, and was able to bring my 10 year old this year (hold your horses, yes, I get the cray cray)....he's a huge Stan Lee fan and I warned him about what he might see....Listen, you see far more on billboards in France (does France have billboards?), and aside from his initial... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

This is a great space for the exhibitors since there is plenty of space. For those attending, not so much. Parking is incredibly confusing and overpriced or your park faaaar away. The a/c is not up to the task on a warm day. And the food selection is lousy and very expensive.

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Fukuoka-shi, Fukuoka, Japan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I visited for society meeting and exhibition. The buildings are so huge. It needs an attention, you don't miss your direction.

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Costa Mesa, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Less crowded but no less crazy than San Diego Comic Con. As a smaller con, you get a chance to talk to exhibitors and the guests. Cosplay was creatively amazing. Getting to meet artists and actors that I've long admired was fun and they genuinely seemed to enjoy it too. Parking was not bad this year which was a pleasant... More 

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