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Los Angeles Convention Center

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Address: 1201 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90015-1308
Phone Number: +1 213 741 1151
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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The Los Angeles Convention Center attracts millions of visitors annually...

The Los Angeles Convention Center attracts millions of visitors annually and is renowned internationally as a prime site for conventions, trade shows, and exhibitions. Located in the cultural, business, and entertainment mecca of Downtown Los Angeles, the LACC is an integral economic component of the Southern California area, and remains an enduring symbol of environmental sustainability and social responsibility for our community. First opened to the public in 1971, the LACC has since undergone modernization and expansion; as a testament to our continuous effort to enhance our facility and services, the LACC is embarking on its fourth phase of renovation under AEG’s management this year. The year-long transformation will enhance both functionality and aesthetics of the LACC, and will include replacing existing carpet, installing the latest energy-efficient products such as “cool roofs” and new air handling units, completely remodeling the theatre, and upgrading IT infrastructure and operating systems throughout the Center.

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Attended Carpenters Rally, great meeting place!

We attended the Carpenters contract rally here and I was pleasantly surprised at how well run the convention center is. Signs easily directed you to your meeting place and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 5, 2016
Carolinelomeli
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Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles, California
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268 reviews
211 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My friend Anthony De Goede told me about this very important GreenFestivalExpo that has been going on for the past six (6) years which is run through the Green America Exchange and was being showcased at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This event is absolutely wonderful! The actually lasts for three (3) days from Friday, September 16, 2016 until Sunday,... More 

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Thank HOWARDSHORE
Sean N, Manager at Los Angeles Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear HOWARDSHORE, Thank you for taking the time to write a glowing review about your recent visit with us. I am happy to see you had a fun time. We hope to welcome you again in the near future! Kind Regards, Sean Najarro Guest Services Manager More 

Los Angeles, California
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176 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been to the L.A. Convention Center several times in the past for Gift Shows held during the year. There is a lovely entrance and much to see around the outside areas. Restrooms are plentiful and parking is available in several lots.

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Thank 385eileenz
Sean N, Manager at Los Angeles Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear 385eileenz, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. I am happy to read you enjoyed your time here during the Gift Show. We hope to welcome you back soon for another show! Kind Regards, Sean Najarro Guest Services Manager More 

New York City, New York
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22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In a corner of the newborn Downtown LA area, is a clean CC with good services inside and an amazing offer of restaurants, hotels around that make the DTLA visit totally worth it.

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Thank Carlos G
Sean N, Manager at Los Angeles Convention Center, responded to this review

Carlos G, Thank you for your glowing review. We pride ourselves in keeping our facility clean and safe for all of our attendees. I will make sure to share you comments with our cleaning team. We hope to welcome you back soon! Kind Regards, Sean Najarro Guest Services Manager More 

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11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Every April the Sikh celebrate vasakhi and lot of people come and there is martial arts and a parade. I go there every year but we have to remove shoes and socks and cover the head with a bandana because the Sikh are celebrating their 10 gurus birthday Guru Gobind Singh birthday.

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Thank Jaspreet K
Sean N, Manager at Los Angeles Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Jaspreet K, Thank you for your review. I am happy you enjoyed your time during your last visit. We hope to welcome you back for another event soon! Kind Regards, Sean Najarro Guest Services Manager More 

Niles, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

In town for the National Association of Letter Carriers National Convention. I was so pleased with the professionalism and service provided by the guest services manager....Sean Najarro. I lost my iPhone in one of the clean restrooms of the convention hall. As you can imagine I was more than beside myself. The manner in which the convention center coordinated lost... More 

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Thank Indio911
Sean N, Manager at Los Angeles Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Indio911, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience during your convention. It was our pleasure in assisting you and providing a safe environment for you during your event. Please come visit us again soon! Kind Regards, Sean Najarro Guest Services Manager More 

Los Angeles, California
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411 reviews
210 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

We attended the Carpenters contract rally here and I was pleasantly surprised at how well run the convention center is. Signs easily directed you to your meeting place and attendants were very helpful. Restrooms were kept very clean and the large hall we were in was of adequate size for the event. One tip before going would be to make... More 

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Thank Carolinelomeli
Sean N, Manager at Los Angeles Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Carolinelomeli, Thank you for your glowing review. I am happy to learn that you enjoyed your visit. We hope to welcome you back soon for another event! Kind Regards, Sean Najarro Guest Services Manager More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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37 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

Location was conveniently close to the tram station. Spacious. Had to do a long line, but the staff was able to accommodate it within air conditioned area. Security check was quick and effective allowing the long line to vanish quickly. Inside it was spacious and clean. With enough space for out 2yo to have a nap. Good variety of food... More 

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Thank Jose P
Sean N, Manager at Los Angeles Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Jose P, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. I am happy to hear you enjoyed our convention center during your visit for BeautyCon. We hope to welcome you back for another show soon! Kind Regards, Sean Najarro Guest Services Manager More 

Riverside, California
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30 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to hold a large convention such as the one I attended with 14,000 attendees. But you never get the feeling that you are crowded. Staff is friendly too.

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Thank FitnessTrekker
Sean N, Manager at Los Angeles Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear FitnessTrekker, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience during your last visit. I am glad to read that you enjoyed your time here and that you felt the staff was friendly. I will be sharing your comments with my team. We hope to welcome you back for another expo soon! Kind Regards, Sean Najarro Guest Services... More 

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52 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Had an amazing time. The registration process, breakouts, expo and vendor info were streamlined perfectly.

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Thank Enna J
Sean N, Manager at Los Angeles Convention Center, responded to this review

Dear Enna J, Thank you for sharing your experience during your recent visit. I am happy to read that you had an amazing time here. We look forward to welcoming you back for another show soon! Kind Regards, Sean Najarro Guest Services Manager More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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127 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

I have never been to a convention that attracts over 100,000 like minded/Amime people. This convention center almost got it right, it is close to the Metro and had the foresight to have many food trucks in the parking lot out front to feed that many people.

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Thank AZ85603
Sean N, Manager at Los Angeles Convention Center, responded to this review

DearAZ85603, Thank you for taking the time to write a review and share your experience. Anime was an amazing expo! We hope to welcome you back to another event soon. Kind Regards, Sean Najarro Guest Services Manager More 

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