Pennywise the Dancing Clown from "It"

Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood: Horror Made Here


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As part of the expanded offerings, Horror Made Here will include the Neibolt House from the wildly popular The IT Experience: Neibolt House Hollywood, which is moving to the Warner Bros. Studio backlot as part of this special Halloween seasonal event.

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Discover Hidden Gems in Downtown Los Angeles


Liz Ohanesian

There are hidden gems amidst the skyscrapers and bustling crowds of Downtown L.A. Some of these places might even escape the attention of locals. Others are well-known destinations that house secret spots to find art, culture or adventure. None of them should be missed on your tour of Downtown Los Angeles.

September 2017 News & Notes


Discover Los Angeles

L.A. Tourism shared new visitation forecasts and tourism data with more than 700 local hospitality partners and business leaders at the organization’s fifth annual Market Outlook Forum last month. Among the highlights, visitation to Los Angeles is expected to set a new record in 2017 with more than 48.2 million total visitors, an increase of 1.9% from the previous record-setting year. Total visitor spend in 2016 is projected to eclipse $22.6 billion, an increase of 3.4% from last year.

Special guest speakers included Roger Dow, president & CEO of U.S. Travel Association; William Chun, deputy mayor of economic development for Mayor Garcetti; Deborah Flint, CEO of Los Angeles World Airports; and Phillip A. Washington, CEO of Metro. L.A. Tourism’s executive team also highlighted its global sales and marketing plans for the upcoming year.

L.A. Tourism thanks the host venue, InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown, as well as all our sponsors, Ctrip, American Airlines, American Express, MBuy, Westfield, Los Angeles Magazine, Expedia and Primary Color for helping us put on a wonderful event.