Hidden Gems in Silver Lake

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Silver Lake is one of L.A.'s most featured neighborhoods, named after one of two reservoirs around which it was drawn. Sunset Junction, Silver Lake's urban center, is located at the intersection of Santa Monica and Sunset Boulevards, two main L.A. streets that otherwise run parallel all the way to the Pacific Ocean. Until the mid-1950s, the Junction served as the site of the branching of two inter-urban railway lines. The neighborhood was also home to Walt Disney's first large studio from 1925 to 1939, located at Hyperion Avenue and Griffith Park Boulevard. Since then, the area has become renowned as a community that’s continuously in flux, home to a population that is diverse even by Los Angeles County's multicultural standards. Despite all the recent Silver Lake media coverage, it can still be hard to find the lesser known places worth visiting. Read on to discover Silver Lake’s must-see hidden gems.

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3626 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90026-1059
Pricy
1717 Silver Lake Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90026
4356 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90029
3910 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90029
2300 Silver Lake Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90039
3815 Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90026
2912 Rowena Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90039
4321 Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90029
2395 Glendale Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90039
2395 Glendale Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90039