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Old Plaza

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Historic Plaza

Lots of locals and tourists gather here in the center of El Pueblo de Los Angeles for many... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
Joan H
San Bernardino, California
Beautiful plaza

I wasn't sure what to expect, but this was just a really beautiful plaza anchoring the south end of... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
Kamloops, Canada
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3 Oct 2018
“Old Plaza is the heart of El Pueblo de Los Angeles.”
13 Nov 2017
“Turn left at Olvera Street”
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South end of Olvera St, El Pueblo, Los Angeles, CA 90012
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

We walked out of a weekend market and into the heart of El Pueblo - the Old Plaza to lots of people young and old traditional dancing to sounds of traditional music and singing. What a beautiful spot under the shade of the large old...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank luk12017
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Turn let at Olvera Street. The Old Plaza is the gathering point for families and teens. Not much to draw one into the space. Perhaps if you are walking from Phillipes to City Hall the Old Plaza might be worthwhile, or a short cut from...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Cavydad
Reviewed 30 August 2017

It's part of the historic neighborhood where the colonists originally settled. Not a whole lot here nor much beauty.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Lots of locals and tourists gather here in the center of El Pueblo de Los Angeles for many celebrations throughout the year. Music and folk dancing can be enjoyed during festivals such as: Cinco de Mayo, El Dia de Los Muertos, the Blessing of the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Joan H
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I wasn't sure what to expect, but this was just a really beautiful plaza anchoring the south end of Olvera St. Huge shady trees, a band was playing, people were dancing, it really seemed like what old Mexico (and I suppose LA) would have been...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ydnar
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Cool ambiance with people of all ages dancing under magnificent trees accompanied by a good singer. Some just relax, others act like stars knowing they have a good public.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

The official name of the plaza on many paper of information is Los Angeles Plaza Park. It is the center of the El Pueblo de Los Angeles (Historic Old Town of Los Angeles). Visitors can walk around the plaza to see different statues of whom...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Prawet J
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We visited the Old Plaza the Monday after Easter. The Plaza was full of people with music, dance, colours and mexican bbq.

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

Nearly all great communities have a public square or meeting place and for early Los Angeles this was it. It is a great square that connects all of the parts of Los Pueblos together. It ringed with great oak trees and in the center is...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Grover R
Reviewed 6 December 2015

When you've left Olvera Street and are walking in the old heart of Los Angeles you'll come into the El Pueblo area and find the Old Plaza. It's an interesting and scenic visit and you'll enjoy learning about Spanish colonial Ciuidad de Los Angeles.. ...

Date of experience: August 2015
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