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El Pueblo de Los Angeles

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Address: Macy, Alameda, Spring and Arcadia streets, Los Angeles, CA
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Consisting of forty-four acres, this region is a historical re-creation of...

Consisting of forty-four acres, this region is a historical re-creation of a typical Spanish village representing the origins of Los Angeles.

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Great place to learn about Los Angeles

El Pueblo de Los Angeles is just steps across the Union Station. Visitors can learn a lot about the establishment of Los Angeles while touring the area. The plaza covers a few... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed January 10, 2017
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Located across the street from Union station the pueblo is a must do when in LA, There are exhibits related to LA's founding,shops and restaurants. This area still serves as a center for Latina culture. When we were there on a Sunday afternoon there was a band and dancing in the square, Great fun!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2017

El Pueblo de Los Angeles is just steps across the Union Station. Visitors can learn a lot about the establishment of Los Angeles while touring the area. The plaza covers a few blocks of the old city with historic buildings, church, and other memorials and statues. The main open plaza is area for some cultural activities (mainly Mexican). Visitors can... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017

You may find a mariachi festival going on, a parade of dancers or a Day of the Dead Parade, but whenever you go you will find a great deal to do and see: all in one place.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016

A friend from LA recommended I check El Pueblo out; I'm glad I went. I was walking from the city to El Pueblo and could hear the music coming from the square from miles off! There's a great atmosphere and I love to browse around markets; here they had all kinds of knick knacks and beautiful souvenirs. It's all so... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

Every time I come to LA, I try to walk through this historic village, just across the street from Union Station. It is such fun, colorful, lively. Adults and kids both seem to love it. On weekends there are always events on the Plaza at the south end. Nice gift shops with art, souvenirs and clothes. Also booths with crafts... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

We visited El Pueblo without big expectations. We were in L.A. Downtown and we walked to El Pueblo. The bridges that crosses the highway are full of homeless....but as soon as we entered in El Pueblo it's like to be in Mexico. The atmosphere is different, the Mission is very nice, the square is full of music, smiling and dancing... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

This was a gem in the middle of the city right across from the main LA train terminal and right next to downtown. Great place to shop and eat and experience the early historical LA.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Almost in the middle of downtown LA. This little pedestrian street feels like time stopped. Stalls are all along the middle and sell Mexican Arts and Craft and your usual tourists tshirts. Restaurants line almost both sides. Make sure to visit the "Avila Adobe" Los Angeles's oldest home for a real throw back in time. Enjoy!

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016

Having visited this place many times. I think they do a great job for Day of the Dead festivities and altars. They have face paining that is not too expensive. Good experience for anyone wanting to know a bit more of what this traditional Mexican Holiday is all about. This is usually a week long event with the main days... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016

One of the things I love to do whenever we travel is visit the historical and cultural center of a community. For Los Angeles, this is the place to gain a better understanding of its Mexican beginnings. Olvera Street and all the house and shopping on it provides that link to understanding its Mexican past. When I return to our... More 

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