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Architecture Tours L.A.

Los Angeles, CA 90093
+1 323-464-7868
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5 STARS! TAKE THIS TOUR!!

Being from Chicago I’ve taken literally dozens of architecture tours, but my tour of downtown LA... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mike M
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Chicago
Fantastic tour!

We went on the Hollywood tour. Laura is a wealth of information and we enjoyed every minute of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ElephantCat
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London, England, United Kingdom
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Los Angeles, CA 90093
Central L.A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Being from Chicago I’ve taken literally dozens of architecture tours, but my tour of downtown LA certainly ranks as one of the best I’ve ever experienced. Los Angeles doesn’t always get the recognition for it’s architectural achievements that it deserves, which is quite unfair because...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the Hollywood tour. Laura is a wealth of information and we enjoyed every minute of the tour. The bus is nice and comfy and we saw so much within the 2.5 hours or so. I'd highly recommend this for all architecture lovers...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I took the Hollywood Architecture Tour this past weekend and were very happy we did. The guide, Laura, is a historian and was able to answer many questions about the locations we went to and those along the way we just wanted...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another great tour with Architecture Tours L.A. We really enjoyed seeing the city from the perspective of history and architecture. It helps to understand it so much better. AND it’s nice to be driven around too!!”

Thank Maryanne H
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

It was a fantastic morning spent in Silver lake indeed. I don't think there is a more knowledgeable architectural historian around that is willing to show your great LA architecture in the depth and passion that Laura would. I thoroughly enjoyed her tour and her...More

1  Thank maikawari
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

Laura is a historian with a genuine passion and appreciation of the modernist houses in this creative area of LA. I couldn't imagine a better guide: she has plenty of information on hand about each architect's work, as well as some fascinating anecdotes about their...More

1  Thank KB5050
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

This was my second tour with Laura. The West Hollywood/Beverly Hills tour was as great as the Silver Lake Tour. Laura is sooooo knowledgeable about LA history and architecture. Things you never would've seen/known without her. She has all the backstories. And she's funny. I'm...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

My sister booked the West Hollywood/Beverly Hills tour for us as she had done the Silverlake tour and enjoyed it. Laura was right on time, and the van was super clean, new and air conditioned. Laura was knowledgeable, so we saw lots of great stuff....More

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Reviewed 30 June 2018

Laura is a fantastic guide. She is extremely knowledgeable in the subject area and is a great communicator. Our tour was stuffed with important and endlessly interesting information about the roots of mid-century modern in Silver Lake as well as relevant historical background on LA...More

1  Thank larry_d_lewis
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

The tour was really amazing. We learned SO much not only about the architecture bot the history surrounding it. I loved the small group. Best tour ever!

Thank Shelley D
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artemisfowliii
17 April 2018|
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Response from HollywoodLM | Property representative |
WE meet for the HOLLYWOOD tour in the upper parking lot of Barnsdall Park at 4800 Hollywood Blvd.
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nojmigordney
14 March 2018|
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Response from HollywoodLM | Property representative |
Dear Nojimgord... Thank you for your inquiry of Architecture Tours L.A. Yes, we will be offering all of our tours on or about September 18th. Please contact us through the website. Architecture Tours L.A.
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If you do the Silver Lake Tour on Saturday morning it goes inside Neutra;s House for a small additional charge payable to the House, as that is when it it open to the public. You also get out of the van and walk around a... More
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