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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Museum
“Nice area to visit with kids or families. The original tar pits still in tact from the dinosaur days! They made it into a museum. ”
  • 311 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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“I like this place because you get to build your own burger. From the meat down to what sauce you want on it. I really recommend this place ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Art Museum
“LACMA can be hit or miss. They often have some great exhibitions and it's a 5 minute walk. Every weekday Wilshire Blvd is crammed with food trucks too.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Street Address
“A group of tar pits around which Hancock Park was formed. Natural asphalt has seeped up from the ground in this area for tens of thousands of years - one of the world's most famous fossil localities.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Street Address
“LACMA This 20-acre campus with diverse collections spanning art history also offers screenings & concerts in summer time”
  • 3 locals recommend
Parking
“This is where all the Ice-age fossils are displayed that the paleontologists pull from the tar pits!”
  • 32 locals recommend
Historic Site
“The tar pits themselves are a bit underwhelming but the museum is interesting. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
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“C+M is a craft coffeehouse featuring artisan, chef-selected coffees, daily-baked pastries, and a new invention: the signature milk sorbet. At C+M, direct trade Intelligentsia coffee and espresso”
  • 3 locals recommend
Book Store
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
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“A little cafe at LACMA called Milk? I think. Has great pastries and coffee before heading into the museum. Located outside along the front patio so you don't have to go to the museum to stop there. They have FONUTS!! ”
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
  • 1 local recommends
Community & government > politics
“A thrill to see methane bubbles pop as they work their way up in the tar pits where everything displayed in the museum was found. Just imagine- wolly mammoths meandering down our street! Fun museum.”
  • 1 local recommends
Office
  • 1 local recommends