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Parks & nature in Carthay Square, Los Angeles

“La Brea Tar Pits are a group of tar pits around which Hancock Park was formed in urban Los Angeles. Natural asphalt has seeped up from the ground in this area for tens of thousands of years. The tar is often covered with dust, leaves, or water. Over many centuries, the tar preserved the bones of trapped animals”
329 locals recommend
“This park is only one block away and has a large dirt track for walkers/runners, as well as exercise equipment and picnic benches.”
26 locals recommend
Sculpture Garden
“Chris Burden’s Urban Light, a piece made up of 202 cast-iron street lamps gathered from around L.A. and restored to working order, that stands outside of the massive museum. ”
13 locals recommend
“Olympic sized track, bleachers for running, a big field, tons of parking spaces, and everything else you could want in a park -- picnic space, basketball courts, pavements for walks”
1 local recommends
“Delightful park between LACMA & The George Page Museum. Perfect for picnics, walks or to laze in the sun with a good book.”
1 local recommends