Must See Places In LA
Venice Beach is one of Must See Places In LA.

1. Venice Beach

9.4
Venice Beach (along the Pacific Ocean), Venice, CA
Beach · Venice Beach · 479 tips and reviews

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: Venice Beach isn’t necessarily relaxing. There’s lots of traffic, lots of loud music, lots of crazy people, but you just have to come here with an open mind. – Bridget Marquardt Read more.

Vista Hermosa Park is one of Must See Places In LA.

2. Vista Hermosa Park

9.5
100 N Toluca St (1st St), Los Angeles, CA
Park · Greater Echo Park Elysian · 13 tips and reviews

Rachael R.Rachael Rendon: Perfect spot to get away from the city. Beautiful clean and great place to relax with a good book.

Griffith Observatory is one of Must See Places In LA.

3. Griffith Observatory

9.6
2800 E Observatory Ave (at Griffith Park), Los Angeles, CA
Planetarium · 507 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: In 1896, Col. Griffith J. Griffith gave funds in his will to build an observatory, exhibit hall, and planetarium on this donated land. Construction began in 1933 and opened to the public in 1935.

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is one of Must See Places In LA.

4. Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

9.6
5905 Wilshire Blvd (at Fairfax Ave.), Los Angeles, CA
Art Museum · Mid-City West · 357 tips and reviews

Los AngelesLos Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is the largest encyclopedic museum west of Chicago, with a collection of more than 100,000 works

Runyon Canyon Park is one of Must See Places In LA.

5. Runyon Canyon Park

9.4
N. Fuller Ave. (at Hillside Ave.), Los Angeles, CA
Trail · 344 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: The canyon once went by the name of No Man's Canyon and is thought to have at one time been used by the Gabrielino/Tongva Indians. Legendary bandit Tiburcio Vasquez was captured here in 1874.

Santa Monica Pier is one of Must See Places In LA.

6. Santa Monica Pier

200 Santa Monica Pier (at Santa Monica State Beach), Santa Monica, CA
Pier · Downtown Santa Monica · 343 tips and reviews

Ellen DeGeneresEllen DeGeneres: This is one of the best places to be when it’s summer in L.A. Once I played Skee Ball and earned 12,000 tickets! All I got was a plastic whistle, but still.

STAPLES Center is one of Must See Places In LA.

7. STAPLES Center

9.5
1111 S Figueroa St (at Chick Hearn Ct), Los Angeles, CA
Stadium · South Park · 581 tips and reviews

Ellen DeGeneresEllen DeGeneres: Some of Los Angeles’ biggest events happen here, including the Grammy awards. Andy got to experience the stars up close and personal on the red carpet last year! Look out for his short shorts.

The Grove is one of Must See Places In LA.

8. The Grove

9.3
189 The Grove Dr (btw Beverly & 3rd), Los Angeles, CA
Shopping Mall · Mid-City West · 547 tips and reviews

Ellen DeGeneresEllen DeGeneres: This is a great place to visit when you're in L.A. It's just like an orange grove, but instead of oranges, you can pick designer clothes and funny outfits for your iPhone.

Ahmanson Theatre is one of Must See Places In LA.

9. Ahmanson Theatre

9.2
135 N Grand Ave (at Temple St), Los Angeles, CA
Theater · Civic Center · 61 tips and reviews
Six Flags Magic Mountain is one of Must See Places In LA.

10. Six Flags Magic Mountain

9.3
26101 Magic Mountain Pkwy (at I-5 Exit 170), Valencia, CA
Theme Park · Valencia · 378 tips and reviews
Hollywood Sign is one of Must See Places In LA.

11. Hollywood Sign

9.3
Mount Lee Dr., Los Angeles, CA
Monument / Landmark · 107 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: The sign was originally constructed in 1923 to promote a subdivision at the top of Beachwood Canyon called Hollywoodland; "land" would later be dropped in 1945 when the area was deeded to the city.

Angels Knoll is one of Must See Places In LA.

12. Angels Knoll

356 S Olive St (at 4th St), Los Angeles, CA
Park · Financial District · 35 tips and reviews

Los AngelesLos Angeles: Tom’s favorite spot in 500 Days of Summer. "There’s so much beauty here ... If it were up to me, I’d get people to notice!”

Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area is one of Must See Places In LA.

13. Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area

9.3
4100 S LA Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Trail · South LA · 32 tips and reviews