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Korean Bell of Friendship

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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A huge bell given to the US as a bi-centennial gift and as a commemoration of veterans of the Korean War
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3601 S Gaffey St, San Pedro, California, Los Angeles, CA 90731-6969
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on a sunny Sunday afternoon. This place has a good family vibe as we saw lots of families picnicking and just having a good time. We were impressed by the kite flying skills of some of the people out here. The friendship bell...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank JasonKang0
Reviewed July 14, 2019 via mobile

Someone recommended we visit Fort MacArthur (which was interesting) and we followed a sign to the Korean Friendship Bell. Oh, my, it is beautiful and sits on a hill overlooking the ocean and the Port of Los Angeles. It’s a bit cool with the sea...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank JeanU_12
Reviewed July 11, 2019

This place has a nice view over the pacific ocean. Only worth a visit if you will not have to travel more than 5 minutes for it or if you have Korean roots.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Anke J
Reviewed July 10, 2019

This is a sight worth seeing. The Korean Bell of Friendship is on a grassy area that overlooks the Pacific Ocean in Angels Gate Park which has several other sights to see. The bell weighs 17 tons, with a height of 12 feet and a...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank NormKeith
Reviewed July 4, 2019

This site has a wonderful view of the ocean and the harbor, and it's a great place to fly a kite. It is often windy, but on summer afternoons, that can be welcome.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank William D
Reviewed June 21, 2019

This is a great little one-time trip that costs nothing. You are way up on the hill in San Pedro, and on a clear day you can see for 180 degrees around you. It's amazing. The bell is very ornate, and there is nice history...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jeannie Y
Reviewed June 12, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful gift from the people of South Korea for our bicentennial celebration. Great grassy park for kite flying, baketball, picnics,and SUNSET watching with about 250° of Pacific Ocean views.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank catmanlarry
Reviewed May 30, 2019

This is a lovely park with a nice view of the ocean and the port. It is a bit out of the way, but it is nice to stop at this pavilion if you are in the area--a gift of Korea.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank cookpias
Reviewed May 17, 2019

Perched above Saint Vincent point, the Korean bell is built on a bunker from WW2 times. If you are an adventurer then you can probably google and find ways to get in. If not just enjoy the views of the Pacific from there.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Umayrmasud
Reviewed April 29, 2019

The Korean Bell of Friendship is very detailed, colorful and beautiful. It's a great place to visit at anytime and provides enjoyable views of the ocean. I found the place very peaceful and quiet with only a few visitors. I would recommend stopping by if...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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bubbz1
April 21, 2018|
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Response from T7190HDlisab | Reviewed this property |
You can walk it. This is a located in a corner section of a park.
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