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Museums of the Arroyo Day

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Museums of the Arroyo Day, Sunday, May 21

Step back in time on Sunday when six unique history-based museums will be free from noon to 5 pm, in celebration of the annual Museums of the Arroyo Day.

Easily accessible from Metro Gold Line Memorial Park and Southwest Museum stations, with free shuttles running between museums. Continue reading

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LA’s Glitter Shines on MONA’s Classic Neon Cruise

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Neon Cruise Highlights LA’s Glitter, Glam, and History



Did you know that the first neon sign in the USA was in LA?

If you’re looking for a Los Angeles bus tour that covers our city’s glamorous history, but isn’t one of those ubiquitous “tours of the stars’ homes,” then the Museum of Neon Art’s Classic Neon Cruise is for you.

The Classic Neon Cruises continue through the end of September, with a special Glendale cruise in October and holiday cruises in December and February.

We had a great time. We know that on this tour you’ll definitely see a different view of the glitter and glam that is LA! Continue reading

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Clifton’s Cafeteria: Landmark Closing for Remodel Sept. 26

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Last Chance for Hearty Food in LA Woodland Fantasyland

It’s one of those places you just take for granted will always be there, because it always has been — for more than 75 years. But Monday, September 26, 2011 is the (hopefully temporary) end of an era for Clifton’s Cafeteria. It will be will be closing for possibly as long as six months of remodeling.

Clifton’s Cafeteria on Broadway just off the corner of 7th Street in Downtown Los Angeles, has been a destination for locals and tourists alike. It if filled with the stuff of great memories.

The decor is not to be missed — the food is just an excuse for going!

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