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The best things to do in L.A., including popular events, festivals, attractions & tours, free activities and entertainment

Here’s what you can and can’t do outside in L.A. right now
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Here’s what you can and can’t do outside in L.A. right now

We know that plenty of Angelenos are itching to be outside right now.

The best scenic drives in L.A.
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The best scenic drives in L.A.

See the most beautiful vistas in L.A. from your car window with these scenic drives, from Mullholland to the mountains.

Here’s what’s open in Los Angeles right now
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Here’s what’s open in Los Angeles right now

Los Angeles is starting to take some baby steps toward reopening.

The most beautiful botanical gardens in L.A.
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The most beautiful botanical gardens in L.A.

Four are open to visit (safely) right now.

The 37 best things to do in Los Angeles
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The 37 best things to do in Los Angeles

Looking for the best things to do in Los Angeles? We have you covered with the very best that L.A. has to offer.

Things to do outdoors in Los Angeles

The 25 best parks in Los Angeles
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The 25 best parks in Los Angeles

Whether you’re an art aficionado or a devoted dog owner, there’s a slice of nature that fits your lifestyle.

The best beaches in Los Angeles
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The best beaches in Los Angeles

And with miles of picturesque coastline from Malibu to the South Bay, the best beaches in Los Angeles are aplenty.

The best hikes in L.A. for dramatic city views
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The best hikes in L.A. for dramatic city views

Next time you’re looking for a beautiful view of the city, lace up your hiking boots and head out onto the trail.

The best bike trails in L.A.
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The best bike trails in L.A.

When you’ve exhausted the best hikes in L.A. but a scenic drive seems too lazy, it’s time to hit the city’s best bike trails.

Things to do outside in L.A. any time of year
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Things to do outside in L.A. any time of year

L.A.’s amazing weather (and all of that famous sunshine) make it perfect for exploring the great outdoors, no matter what time of year.

Free and cheap things to do in Los Angeles

All of the best free things to do in L.A.
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All of the best free things to do in L.A.

Read on for the best free things to do and places to visit across L.A., for tourists and locals alike.

The best free date ideas in Los Angeles
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The best free date ideas in Los Angeles

Free date ideas abound in Los Angeles, we promise.

The best cheap things to do in Los Angeles
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The best cheap things to do in Los Angeles

Los Angeles doesn’t have to be an expensive destination.

Local life hacks to do L.A. smarter
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Local life hacks to do L.A. smarter

Including free beach parking, library card tips and more.

Best attractions in Los Angeles

29 Los Angeles attractions for tourists and natives alike
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29 Los Angeles attractions for tourists and natives alike

Even locals will discover ways to fall in love with the city all over again.

The 20 best places to visit in L.A.
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The 20 best places to visit in L.A.

If you’re only in town for a short time, here’s what you need to see.

The best free attractions in L.A.
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The best free attractions in L.A.

Explore the many free attractions in L.A.—including museums, iconic landmarks and lesser-known sites.

18 historic attractions in Los Angeles that channel the city's past
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18 historic attractions in Los Angeles that channel the city's past

Though California is much younger than its East Coast counterparts, there are still plenty of historic attractions.

The 25 best Disneyland rides
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The 25 best Disneyland rides

We’re counting down the best attractions, in order, at both Disneyland and California Adventure.

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Best museums in Los Angeles

The 15 best museums to visit in Los Angeles
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The 15 best museums to visit in Los Angeles

No matter how good the weather, visiting L.A.’s museums is essential.

Free museums in L.A. and free museum days
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Free museums in L.A. and free museum days

Culture vultures can get their fix for free in L.A.

The best off-the-beaten path Los Angeles museums
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The best off-the-beaten path Los Angeles museums

There plenty of fascinating, offbeat institutions that deserve a visit.

Visit your favorite L.A. museums with these virtual tours and exhibitions
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Visit your favorite L.A. museums with these virtual tours and exhibitions

You can bring a little piece of them home with you.

See more Los Angeles museums

Hour to Kill: Free things to do in Los Angeles

Los Angeles City Hall Observation Deck
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Los Angeles City Hall Observation Deck

Santa Monica Camera Obscura
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Santa Monica Camera Obscura

Blue Ribbon Garden at the Walt Disney Concert Hall
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Blue Ribbon Garden at the Walt Disney Concert Hall

Eaton Canyon Falls Trail
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Eaton Canyon Falls Trail

Mulholland Drive
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Mulholland Drive

El Pueblo de Los Angeles and Olvera Street
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El Pueblo de Los Angeles and Olvera Street

Things to do with kids in Los Angeles

The best things to do with kids in L.A.
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The best things to do with kids in L.A.

We have picks designed to help you not only meet, but exceed the expectations of even the toughest tiny customers.

The best swimming pools for kids in L.A.
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The best swimming pools for kids in L.A.

These pools will allow your kids to have some good ol’ fashion fun this summer.

The best summer camps for kids in L.A.
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The best summer camps for kids in L.A.

Wallow them to tap into their creative side, get physical and keep flexing those brain muscles.

You can pick your own fruit at these family-friendly farms in L.A.
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You can pick your own fruit at these family-friendly farms in L.A.

These expansive farms in and around Los Angeles have acres and acres of pickable produce.

Los Angeles by neighborhood

Hollywood

Hollywood

Iconic landmarks and under-the-radar gems in L.A.’s most famous neighborhood

Silver Lake

Silver Lake

Coffee shops and bars abound in the Eastside’s preeminent hip ’hood

Venice

Venice

L.A.’s boho beachfront gets a farm-to-table facelift

Downtown L.A.

Downtown L.A.

The city’s historic core enters a food, drink and entertainment renaissance

Santa Monica

Santa Monica

Seaside bluffs meet a buzzing downtown in this coastal city

Echo Park

Echo Park

Casual eateries, intimate concert venues and a lotus-filled lake

See more L.A. neighborhood guides

More things to do near Los Angeles

The 11 best things to do in Anaheim
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The 11 best things to do in Anaheim

There are more things to do in Anaheim than just visiting the happiest place on earth. 

The 9 best things to do in Santa Barbara
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The 9 best things to do in Santa Barbara

Regardless of whether you’re a beach person, you’ll never be at a loss for what to do here. 

The 31 best things to do in Las Vegas
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The 31 best things to do in Las Vegas

Today's Vegas has professional hockey, destination-worthy art, e-sports temples and magic mountains. 

11 fun things to do in San Luis Obispo
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11 fun things to do in San Luis Obispo

Postcard-perfect San Luis Obispo is the unofficial center of the Central Coast.

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