Now there is a theme park for the young ones – Adventure city. Offering a petting zoo and numerous rides this educational and innovative park is great fun for the whole family. 0:47
Watch butterfly hatch or alligators stalk all at the San Diego Zoo’s “Hidden Jungle.”
At the turn of century two nations are torn from war. Lovers collide in Puccini’s tragedy Madam Butterfly.
One of Puccini’s most famous operas, ‘La Boheme’ reflects an irractic romance between two artists in 1830s Paris.
Wanna see the stars in whole new light? Or are you curious to know how much you weigh on Jupiter?
Actors who are usually familiar seen on screen come to perform live at the Double Tree Guest Suite in Santa Monica.
Enjoy figure skating? You have the chance to see all of the sports’ greatest athletes in one show.
The Museum on Latin American Art showcases Diversions and Remembrances by Rodolfo Morales.
Explore the Hollywood Entertainment Museum where you can see props, sets, costumes and exhibits, which reflects that magic on the silver screen.
Enrich your life at the Fowler museum’s “When the Saints Speaks” where you can see Catholic Religious imagery.
Take a walk down the creepy roads of ghost town, watch snoopy glide on ice, or take a ride on boomerang, all at the family theme park Knott’s Berry Farm.
In this day in age two developing careers can be very hard. Cash Baxter proves to be a natural renaissance man; an accomplished artist he manages to produce and direct for the stage as well.
Craving sushi? How about sushi AND entertainment? Come down to the Tokyo Delve’s where your waiter will do more than just take your order.
Like Jim Henson (Kermit the Frog), Chapman’s fascination with muppets pushed him to produce a new breed of muppets show – The Beat City Puppet show in Long Beach.
Experience puppet masters in their prime at Bob Baker’s Marionette. Spanning over 30 years Baker has crated hundreds of puppets in many different settings.
From the famous Apollo Moon landing to Gilligan’s Island you can experience 75 years of TV and radio broadcasting in the making.
See a fake chicken lay a fake egg, or check out a robot piggy bank both without batteries. Wind up your fun at The Wound & Wound Toy Store.
Descanso translates to “rest” or “relax,” which is perfect for the one of the most unique gardens in Los Angeles.
Orange County Performing Arts Center.
T.S. Elliot’s words are revived in the Tony award winning musical, Cats. A musical myriad of visual revelations and expression.
Paying tribute to the jazz legend, Duke Ellington, Graham raises a triumphant statue in his honor.
Nestled high up in the Malibu mountains is a mansion housing collections of Greek and Roman antiquities.
Like “Who line it is Anyway?” Improv fun to? Be taken back from your very own SNL with kids!
Experience guided tours of artifacts over one thousand years old. Also, user friendly computers help your journey through the center to be a time to remember.
From Alaska to South America the Southwestern Museum is home of important artifacts of Native American and Latin heritage.
Our love affair with the car can be quenched at the Peterson Automotive Museum.
Interested in the wild west? The Autry Museum shows the real story of the West along with fictional tales using movies and media.
Here performing Sibelius’ Second Symphony you can see their passion and energy as if they are guiding the listener through a vigorous storm.
Step back in time at the Lomita Railroad museum. Dedicated to the proud era of the steam engine, complete authenticity is the hallmark of the Museum.
Come check out El Cid restaurant located in Silver Lake. It’s widely known for their glorious flamenco show, which is rated one of the best in the world.
Known for his his passion and musical flair, Dexter Grey allows his talents to inspire and benefit humanity.
Victorian mansions, old western towns, monstrous tree houses all shrunk down and recreated in fine detail.
In a small residential house deep in the hills of Hollywood is an exuberance of art and literature, a home for over one hundred writers and poets.
Video and film editor turned artist dedicates his beautiful paintings to his long time companion, which capture subtle human expressions in beautiful landscapes.
Come down to Santa Monica where you can learn about California’s vibrant and surprising heritage.
Want to know how science affects your life? Travel miles into outer space or study some of the smallest parts of the human body.
Hollywood Theatre Row is a strip of thirteen independent small theatres all spanning two blocks on the Santa Monica Blvd.
Home of the famous Culver Studios, Culver City has its hand in music as well. The Jazz Bakery offers the latest jazz and blues musicians coming up in the Los Angeles area.
Take a dark wet ride in the Black Whole or plummet down the intimidating Drop Out all at Raging Waters in San Dimas!
IMAX – Whales
Glitz and Glam all along Hollywood Blvd where you have endless sights of celebrity memorabilia.
Hands on activities, jungle gyms, muppets show are the just the few activities at the Kids Space Museum.
The Theatricum Botanicum is an open-air theater founded in Topanga Canyon by Will Geer in 1973. It features Shakespeare, as well as contemporary authors.
The famous Dominguez family was once partial owner of what we call San Pedro and Rancho Palos Verdes today.
Hollywood doesn’t only have film studios, but an amusement park where films ARE the attractions! Universal studios recreates the sets of the studios for you to become enriched in the action!
Home of the La Brea Tar pits and many paleontologist, the George C. Page Museum has hands on exhibits on how life was like for animals in the prehistoric age.
The MOCA concert series is very well received event offering free admission to the museum of contemporary art, live music and wine tasting. All hosted on the California Plaza in Downtown LA.
Barley on the mind? Come down to Hermosa beach where you can taste your own personalized beer!
The 76th season of the Hollywood Bowl was a memorable and honorable experience for all.
Want to feel a sea cucumber or sea urchin? Reach in and touch some of the weird creatures of the ocean at the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium!
The Museum on Latin-American art showcases “Del Tempo y del Color,” an intimate view of a great Mexican pioneer of still life, portraits, cubist paintings, and numerous drawings.
With a mission to promote tolerance and enlighten understanding the MOT focuses on racism and how it effected the 20th century.
Usually neon signs are solely for advertising, but now the genre is taking a whole new direction and becoming another expressive art form.
Curious about the vibrant Renaissance era? Be taken back to 16th century and celebrate the spring in royal splendor!
Presenting art, artifacts of Latinos in LA and around the world it will share this vibrant culture with the people of Los Angeles.
Want to see hippos interact or a giraffe eat? The animal kingdom is waiting all at the Los Angeles Zoo.
From Brazil to Phillipines or Japanese jazz to African drumming, experience local and international artists under the stars all for free.
A metal welder by trade found his artistic talents over night.
On your walk you will experience many different artists from Venice in their very own studios and if you’re lucky some art in the making.
In the heart of Los Angeles is a special museum where they exhibit spiritual found and folk art by African Americans of southern United States.
Come out to Santa Monica and experience a music shop by day converted to concert hall by night.
He captures a private view of past presidents and their families. Either it be on tour with the Beatles or in Germany during WW II, Benson was behind the lense.
Dine, lodge, take a paranormal tour or just find an interesting piece of history all in Long Beach, home of the marvelous Queen Mary.
Lights aren’t only to help us see, but can be a vibrant and amazing visual experience. Come down to the Griffith Observatory Planetarium.
Be transported to another culture with just a 5 minute walk from downtown LA – Chinatown!
The west side of LA takes a chill peek into fun. Put on some razor sharp skates and break the ice at the Culver Ice Rink.
Museums usually focus on several ages of the past. Dinamation focuses on the Jurassic age putting real life dinosaurs in the action!
An artist of hope, a modern day Micheangelo, Lavaggi finds a glimpse of glory. His murals can be peaceful and tranquil to complex and impressionistic.
Come to MOCA’s uncommon sense where you actually become the art piece!
Take a cruise on the coast of Long Beach to catch a glimpse these beautiful giant creatures surfacing from the ocean deep!
Jerry Leiber and Mike Soller were classic pioneers in post war popular music, writing hits such as Yakety Yak, Stand By Me, Jailhouse Rock and Hound Dog.
Interested in Los Angeles’ founding fathers? The San Gabriel Mission, founded in 1771, is where most of Los Angeles begun as wellas home for many exciting historic sights.
Learning was never so much fun when a museum is turned in a regular playhouse! The La Habra museum is a world with children in mind.
Check out historical aircraft from fighter planes of WW II to the famous “New Orleans,” the first plane to fly around the world! The Museum of Flying is Santa Monica’s home for aviation history.
Be engaged in America’s attic of various items from the past. 2:00
With only one teacher and an occasional art class, this self-taught artist find his unique voice with manipulating polaroids.
If you catch yourself in down south you don’t want to miss the world famous San Diego Zoo offering something for the whole family.
Our 37th president now has his own library showing the public Nixon’s life and its ups and downs.
Like art? What about art in 3D? Lia Lou expands her work with colored beads so here new piece “backyard” can jump out at viewers.
Vandalism, sunlight, and pigeons, outdoor art is a victim of many things, but now the public arts division are fighting to preserve these still masterpieces.
Just North of the Hollywood Bowl is a little theatre probably most Los Angeleians do not know about.
Capture a glimpse of four significant Mexican artists such as real sketches of Javier Alvarez Palimar or the bright and surreal paintings of Vladimir Cora.
Musician turned artist, DeMoraes uses architectural, mathematical and cultural inspirations to create a his modern masterpieces.
Structural steel and ceramic put together by artist Simon Rodia brings a masterpiece to life – the Watts Towers.
Layers and layers that were once garbage and fragments of visual posters, photography now made into art. Bert has a new take on art and archeology.
IMAX – The Living Sea
Kids can find a whole new world in learning through fun activities and computer interaction at the Los Angeles Children’s Museum.
Vast meadows, arts and crafts, helicopter rides and music concerts all at the California Poppy festival!
Wonder how Venice got its name? The Venice canals. Flaunting its venetian architecture the canals are a great place to jog, walk, or just relax.
Real Estate barren, railroad builder and one of the worlds greatest collector, Henry Huntington was like a renaissance man.
Interested in the planet Mars? Experience Earth gaining new feats to visit our red neighbor.
Latin food, music and dancing all in the heart of Studio City, Mama Juana’s is the ultimate Latin experience!
The LA public library is the biggest collection in the county. It is a place to study or just browse, but don’t get too sidetracked, you have over 2 million books to chose from!
See priceless treasures of the far east, or take a drawing or tai chi class at the Pacific Asian Museum of Pasadena.
Stores, shop and restaurants are the centerpiece at the Universal City Walk, which all have one fun thing in common – to entertain.
Discovery centers, dinosaur exhibits, showcasing arts and crafts from Native Americans, and a vast collection of fine art is just the beginning of the what this museum has to offer.
Experience love and betrayal in Umberto Giordano’s most notable operas, Fedora.
Santa Clarita, just north of Los Angeles is the site of silent film star William S Hart’s (Bill Hart) ranch home now turned museum, showcasing some of the oldest and rarest collections of western art and american indian art. There are many types of animal residents from bison to horses providing entertainment for the whole family. Great place to learn about silent movie history.