Guide to Los Angeles's best spots
Downtown Independent is one of Guide to Los Angeles's best spots.

1. Downtown Independent

8.2
251 S Main St (btwn 2nd & 3rd St), Los Angeles, CA
Movie Theater · Gallery Row · 24 tips and reviews

Maura M.Maura McCoy: Large single-screen theater with comfy seats, modern decor and amenities, and free wireless internet.

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is one of Guide to Los Angeles's best spots.

2. Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

9.6
5905 Wilshire Blvd (at Fairfax Ave.), Los Angeles, CA
Art Museum · Mid-City West · 364 tips and reviews

myrrh ♫.myrrh ♫: admission is free after 5pm.

Hollywood & Highland Center is one of Guide to Los Angeles's best spots.

3. Hollywood & Highland Center

8.4
6801 Hollywood Blvd (at Highland Ave.), Los Angeles, CA
Shopping Mall · Central Hollywood · 147 tips and reviews

QuinteinQuintein: Get validated at any of the shops for the parking structure and you only have to pay $2 for the first 4 hours.

4. Universal CityWalk

9.3
100 Universal City Plz (btwn Barham Blvd & Lankershim Blvd), Universal City, CA
General Entertainment · Universal City · 160 tips and reviews

Los AngelesLos Angeles: If ur in the #sfv or Hollywood check out Plugged In @citywalkLA. Live music to ur ears all wknd - http://ht.ly/5DFVm

J. Paul Getty Museum is one of Guide to Los Angeles's best spots.

5. J. Paul Getty Museum

9.6
1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA
Art Museum · Brentwood · 429 tips and reviews

Harry H.Harry Haber: Go on a nice clear day, so you can see for miles and miles. Don't forget to bring a camera.

The Old Zoo is one of Guide to Los Angeles's best spots.

6. The Old Zoo

8.5
Griffith Park Dr (at Griffith Park), Los Angeles, CA
Other Great Outdoors · 18 tips and reviews

Heidi P.Heidi Powers: A wonderful place to be creative - a little hard to find, but worth it!

Jimmy Kimmel Live! is one of Guide to Los Angeles's best spots.

7. Jimmy Kimmel Live!

9.1
6840 Hollywood Blvd (El Capitan Entertainment Centre), Los Angeles, CA
General Entertainment · 37 tips and reviews

QuinteinQuintein: Get to the outdoor concert early and listen to the band's sound check.

Amoeba Music is one of Guide to Los Angeles's best spots.

8. Amoeba Music

9.5
6400 W Sunset Blvd (btwn Ivar & Cahuenga Blvd), Los Angeles, CA
Music Store · Central Hollywood · 282 tips and reviews

BravoBravo: Huge record store right on Sunset. Always has the newest and most hard to find selection. Never disappointed with the shopping/looking/listening experience. -Alex Reznik, Top Chef

Third Street Promenade is one of Guide to Los Angeles's best spots.

9. Third Street Promenade

9.3
3rd St. (btwn Wilshire & Broadway), Santa Monica, CA
Shopping Mall · Downtown Santa Monica · 227 tips and reviews

Janet Anne P.Janet Anne Panen: Lots of public parking structures around the promenade--free for the first 2 hours. Be forewarned that they get full by around 2pm!

Echo Park Lake is one of Guide to Los Angeles's best spots.

10. Echo Park Lake

9.4
751 Echo Park Ave (btw Bellevue and Park Ave), Los Angeles, CA
Lake · Greater Echo Park Elysian · 50 tips and reviews

QuinteinQuintein: Be an extra in a film shoot here.

The Grove is one of Guide to Los Angeles's best spots.

11. The Grove

9.3
189 The Grove Dr (btw Beverly & 3rd), Los Angeles, CA
Shopping Mall · Mid-City West · 553 tips and reviews

Team CocoTeam Coco: "The Grove is actually named after 22nd and 24th US President, Grover Cleveland. From the air, you can see that the mall is laid out in the shape of his thick and luxuriant mustache." - Conan O'Brien

Beverly Center is one of Guide to Los Angeles's best spots.

12. Beverly Center

8.3
8500 Beverly Blvd (Btw S San Vicente Blvd. & S La Cienega Blvd.), Los Angeles, CA
Shopping Mall · Mid-City West · 158 tips and reviews
Madame Tussauds Hollywood is one of Guide to Los Angeles's best spots.

13. Madame Tussauds Hollywood

8.8
6933 Hollywood Blvd (at Orange Dr), Los Angeles, CA
Museum · 63 tips and reviews

QuinteinQuintein: Take a picture infront of one of the freebie wax people outside the museum.

Cliffs of Palos Verdes is one of Guide to Los Angeles's best spots.

14. Cliffs of Palos Verdes

9.3
(Dominator Point), Palos Verdes Estates, CA
Scenic Lookout · Harbor City · 10 tips and reviews
Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve is one of Guide to Los Angeles's best spots.

15. Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve

6.9
15101 Lancaster Rd (150th St), Lancaster, CA
Park · 3 tips and reviews
Union Station is one of Guide to Los Angeles's best spots.

16. Union Station

7.9
800 N Alameda St, Los Angeles, CA
Train Station · Historic Cultural · 271 tips and reviews