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Things to do in Los Angeles

Sunset Strip and the Hollywood Walk of Fame are the places for star spotting in Hollywood. Soak up the sunny weather on a Paramount Pictures tour. Convertibles cruise down Sunset Boulevard to Santa Monica Pier and onto The Getty Center Los Angeles to see a real van Gogh. Kids have fun in Beverly Hills with rollercoaster rides at Universal Studios Hollywood. Most attractions are open daily, 10am-6pm.

The Sunset Strip, Los Angeles. © John Paul Iacoangelo/LA INC. The Los Angeles Convention and Visitors Bureau

Museums and Galleries

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  1. 1. Universal Studios Hollywood - Museums and Galleries

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    Universal Studios Hollywood, Los Angeles. © LA INC. The Los Angeles Convention and Visitors Bureau

    Universal Studios Hollywood amusement park combines popular television programmes and movies with high-tech thrill rides such as The Simpsons roller coaster. The main attraction is the Studio Tour, a guided tram ride around the company's 170 hectares within Universal City.Show this on map

    Cost

    US$67; children under 1.2m tall US$57; under-2s free

    Opening hours

    Winter daily 10am-6pm; summer daily 9am-7pm

    Address

    100, Universal City Plaza, Universal City, Hollywood, Los Angeles CA 91608

    Telephone

    +1 818 622 3801

    Transport

    Bus 150, 248, 750 or metro to Universal City

    Website

    Universal Studios Hollywood Website

  2. 2. The Hollywood Museum - Museums and Galleries

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    The Hollywood Museum, Los Angeles. © John Paul Iacoangelo/LA INC. The Los Angeles Convention and Visitors Bureau

    The Hollywood Museum in the heart of Hollywood features four floors of famous and rare props, costumes, scripts and vintage photos from the television, stage and recording industries. Displays are arranged chronologically, from the Silent Era to current productions.Show this on map

    Cost

    US$15; concessions US$12

    Opening hours

    Thu-Sun 10am-5pm

    Address

    1660, North Highland Avenue, Hollywood, Los Angeles CA 90028

    Telephone

    +1 323 464 7776

    Transport

    Car or taxi

    Website

    The Hollywood Museum

  3. 3. The Getty Center Los Angeles - Museums and Galleries

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    The Getty Center in Los Angeles. Courtesy of LA INC The Convention and Visitors Bureau

    The Getty Center Los Angeles is a billion-dollar postmodernist complex, located atop the Santa Monica mountains. It houses an enormous collection of Impressionist paintings - including van Gogh's Irises - priceless decorative arts, fine manuscripts, contemporary photography and much more.Show this on map

    Cost

    Free

    Opening hours

    Tue-Sun 10am-5.30pm (until 9pm Fri)

    Address

    1200, Getty Center Drive, Brentwood, Los Angeles CA 90049

    Telephone

    +1 310 440 7300

    Transport

    Car or taxi

    Website

    The Getty Center Website

  4. 4. Petersen Automotive Museum - Museums and Galleries

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    Petersen Automotive Museum, Los Angeles. © John Paul Iacoangelo/LA INC. The Los Angeles Convention and Visitors Bureau

    The four-storey, 27,871m² Petersen Automotive Museum on Miracle Mile displays more than 200 cars and motorcycles. The collection includes vintage classics, racing cars, and famous movie vehicles. An interactive learning centre teaches the scientific principles of how a car works.Show this on map

    Cost

    US$10; 5-12s US$3; under-5s free

    Opening hours

    Tue-Sun 10am-6pm

    Address

    6060, Wilshire Boulevard (at Fairfax), Los Angeles CA 90036

    Telephone

    +1 323 930 2277

    Transport

    Car or taxi

    Website

    Petersen Automotive Museum

  5. 5. California Science Center - Museums and Galleries

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    California Science Center. © Carol Martinez/LACVB

    Located in South Los Angeles' Exposition Park, the California Science Center is one of the city's top family attractions. Hands-on displays explore invention and cutting-edge technology, while The Fun Lab offers interactive gadgets for kids to push, pull and prod.Show this on map

    Cost

    Free

    Opening hours

    Daily 10am-5pm

    Address

    700, Exposition Park, Los Angeles CA 90037

    Telephone

    +1 323 724 3623

    Transport

    Car or taxi

    Website

    California Science Center

  6. 6. The Paley Center for Media - Museums and Galleries

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    The Paley Center for Media, Los Angeles. © Grant Mulford

    Roughly 140,000 television and radio programmes such as The Twilight Zone and I Love Lucy can be viewed in private consoles at The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills. Nearly a century of television and radio history is represented.Show this on map

    Cost

    Suggested contribution US$10; under 14s US$5

    Opening hours

    Wed-Sun 12pm-5pm

    Address

    465, North Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles CA 90210

    Telephone

    +1 310 786 1091

    Transport

    Car or taxi

    Website

    The Paley Center

Attractions

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  1. 7. La Brea Tar Pits - Attractions

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    La Brea Tar Pits in Los Angeles, California.

    Located on L.A.'s Miracle Mile, the La Brea Tar Pits is a large pool of tar that's been bubbling up from the earth for more than 40,000 years. It's one of the world's richest excavation sites for Ice Age fossils.Show this on map

    Cost

    US$7; 5-12s US$2; under-5s free

    Opening hours

    Daily 9.30am-5pm

    Address

    5801, Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles CA 90036

    Telephone

    +1 323 934 7243

    Transport

    Car or taxi

    Website

    La Brea Tar Pits

  2. 8. Hollywood Walk of Fame - Attractions

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    Visitors to Michael Jackson's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

    Since 1960 over 2,200 celebrities, including Elvis Presley and Greta Garbo, have been honoured along the world's most famous sidewalk. Each bronze medallion on the Hollywood Walk of Fame honours a famous television, film, radio, theatre, or recording personality.Show this on map

    Cost

    Free

    Opening hours

    Daily all day

    Address

    Hollywood Boulevard (between Gower Street and La Brea Avenue), Hollywood, Los Angeles CA 90028

    Telephone

    +1 323 469 8311

    Transport

    Car or taxi

    Website

    Hollywood Walk of Fame

  3. 9. Griffith Observatory - Attractions

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    The Griffith Park Observatory in Los Angeles, California.

    Made famous in the James Dean film Rebel Without a Cause, Griffith Observatory's bronze domes have been a Hollywood Hills landmark since 1935. The central dome houses the 300-seat Samuel Oschin Planetarium, where hourly screenings reveal the stars and planets.Show this on map

    Cost

    Free admission to observatory & grounds; nominal charge for Samuel Oschin Planetarium

    Opening hours

    Tue-Fri 12pm-10pm; Sat & Sun 10am-10pm

    Address

    2800, East Observatory Road, Los Angeles CA 90027

    Telephone

    +1 213 473 0800

    Transport

    Car or taxi

    Website

    Griffith Observatory

  4. 10. Walt Disney Concert Hall - Attractions

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    The Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, California.

    Opened in 2003, the Frank Gehry-designed Walt Disney Concert Hall in Downtown Los Angeles is one of the most acoustically sophisticated concert halls in the world. The dramatic stainless-steel exterior consists of wildly undulating curved surfaces.Show this on map

    Cost

    Various

    Opening hours

    Various; audio tours daily 10am-2pm

    Address

    151, South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles CA 90012

    Telephone

    +1 323 850 2000

    Transport

    Bus 14, 37 or 714 to Downtown; Civic Center metro

    Website

    Walt Disney Concert Hall

  5. 11. L.A. Zoo - Attractions

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    L.A. Zoo, Los Angeles. © LA INC. The Los Angeles Convention and Visitors Bureau

    L A Zoo in Griffith Park contains nearly 1100 animals spread over 46 hectares. The highlight is the Red Ape Rain Forest, home to the zoo's unique orangutan population. Kids can pet cuddlier creatures at the Winnick Family Children's Zoo.Show this on map

    Cost

    US$13; seniors US$10; 2-12s US$8; under-2s free

    Opening hours

    Daily 10am-5pm

    Address

    5333, Zoo Drive, Los Angeles CA 90027

    Telephone

    +1 323 644 4200

    Transport

    Bus 96 to Griffith Park

    Website

    L.A. Zoo Website

  6. 12. Santa Monica Pier - Attractions

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    Riding bikes under Santa Monica Pier in Santa Monica, California.

    The Santa Monica Pier is a classic American wooden wharf where seafood restaurants, souvenir shops and thrill rides are perched above the Pacific Ocean. Highlights include an old-fashioned wooden carousel, a roller coaster, a shooting gallery and a large aquarium.Show this on map

    Cost

    Free

    Opening hours

    Daily all day

    Address

    Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, Los Angeles CA 90401

    Telephone

    +1 310 458 8900

    Transport

    Car or taxi

    Website

    Santa Monica Pier

  7. 13. Venice Beach - Attractions

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    The boardwalk in Venice Beach, California.

    Venice Beach is renowned for its buzzing beach and wide boardwalk popular with rollerbladers and sunseekers, but inland lies a canal network that gave the area its name. Look out for 1920s European-designed buildings that formed the original development here.Show this on map

    Cost

    Free

    Opening hours

    Daily all day

    Address

    1800, Ocean Front Walk, Venice, Los Angeles CA 90291

    Transport

    Bus 33 or 333 to Venice Beach

    Website

    Venice Beach

Special things to do

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  1. 14. The Sunset Strip - Special Things to do

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    The Sunset Strip, Los Angeles. © John Paul Iacoangelo/LA INC. The Los Angeles Convention and Visitors Bureau

    The Sunset Strip in West Hollywood is a 2.8km stretch of Sunset Boulevard where some of the world's most famous - and infamous - bars, clubs and hotels reside. The Doors, Jimi Hendrix, and Bob Marley got their start on this street.Show this on map

    Cost

    Free

    Opening hours

    Daily all day

    Address

    8000-9000, Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood, Los Angeles CA 90046

    Transport

    Car or taxi

  2. 15. Paramount Pictures - Special Things to do

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    The Melrose Gate at Paramount Pictures. Hollywood, California.

    Paramount Pictures is the only major studio still located in Hollywood. The two-hour studio tour offers a historical lesson on filmmaking and a real-life, behind-the-scenes look at a working movie and television facilities in day-to-day operation. Look out for celebrities.Show this on map

    Cost

    US$35 (advance reservation only)

    Opening hours

    Mon-Fri 10am-2pm

    Address

    5555, Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles CA 90038

    Telephone

    +1 323 956 1777

    Transport

    Car or taxi

    Website

    Paramount Pictures

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