Top 35 Things to do in Los Angeles

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31 St Sophia Cathedral

This fine Greek Orthodox St Sophia Cathedral can be found at 1324 South Normandie Avenue Los Angeles. Its beautiful stained glass windows are, well, beautiful. Guided tours are available. Open Tuesday to Friday. Please check the web site for details and an excellent photo of the churches exterior.

Saint Sophia Cathedral
1324 S. Normandie Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90006
(323) 737-2424

St Sophia Cathedral


32 Virginia Robinson Gardens

“The Virginia Robinson Gardens covers six hillside acres and includes five distinctive gardens. The Italian Terrace Garden offers brilliant views of specimen trees and citrus terraces. Planted under large magnolia trees are a variety of camellias, gardenias, clivias and azaleas. This garden is connected by brick paths, fountains and ponds creating a visual paradise to inspire the visitor” So they say:

Virgina Robinson Gardens


33 Third Street Promenade (Santa Monica)

Downtown Santa Monica is located only 12 miles north of Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and is easily accessible by car or bus. Popular areas such as Beverly Hills, Brentwood, Downtown Los Angeles, West Los Angeles, Malibu and Venice all are within a 40-minute drive. The car caring Third Street has a number public parking garages. Alternatively you can take the Tide Shuttle to nearby shops and hotels in the Main Street district.

Third Street Promenade


34 (12) The Magic Castle

The trick to the Magic Castle is how to get in. It is officially membership only. According to the website [follow link below] "If you're a magician, you just like magic The [Magic Castle] has a membership category just for you!" My advice is contact them:

For more information about any membership category, please call (323) 851-3313 Ext. 301 or e-mail:

The Magic Castle


35 UCLA Hammer Museum

In addition to selections from its permanent collections, the Museum has a series of temporary exhibitions, including the Hammer Projects.

UCLA Hammer Museum

Top 40 Things to do in Los Angeles