Downtown LA Art Walk: An Explosion of Urban Culture

10/17/2012

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On the second Thursday of every month, something strange happens in Downtown LA. It starts in the morning, when owners of LA art galleries begin to hustle around making last-minute preparations — adjusting lighting, getting a lineup of drinks ready, choosing music. Come nightfall, the historic core of Downtown LA comes alive with remarkable energy.

100 Free Things to Do in Los Angeles: Special Free Admission Days

10/12/2012

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In Los Angeles, free days at museums aren’t difficult to come by. In fact, so many LA museums offer free days that it's easy to enjoy some of LA's greatest treasures without spending any money. Find out which days are free and discover some of LA's best museums at no cost.

100 Free Things to Do in Los Angeles: Free Museums

10/12/2012

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When it comes to Los Angeles museums, the words “free admission” have a certain ring. Imagine standing before a priceless van Gogh without having paid a dime, or strolling through the galleries and gardens filled with Roman statuary at the renowned Getty Villa without having to “make the most out of your money.” Artistic "free"-dom indeed.

Los Angeles Art Walks

10/12/2012

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From Downtown's burgeoning art scene to Venice's longstanding funkiness to San Pedro's eclectic collections near Los Angeles Harbor, local art walks give both locals and visitors an opportunity to get the true flavor of a community, not to mention a much-needed art fix.

LA's Cutting Edge Architecture

10/12/2012

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From sleek and modern to spiritual, the Los Angeles skyline features some of the world's great buildings, designed by Pritzker Prize-winning architects.