This is no movie set. it's history waiting for you ON the LA Waterfront. With amazing sites that date back to the 1800s, the LA Waterfront is a must for history buffs. Whether you want to explore a real Civil War military post, a restored 19th century residence, a 1930s art deco grand theater, or hop on a World War II battleship, the LA Waterfront is the place to go.
Embark on a voyage through maritime history! Explore what it was like for the sailors who lived aboard the USS IOWA more than 70 years ago.
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Los Angeles
Maritime Museum
Berth 84, 6th Street and Harbor Blvd., San Pedro, CA 90731

Tuesday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Explore Southern California's nautical heritage tracing the growth of the Los Angeles Harbor from a tidal mudflat to one of the world's busiest seaports. Features more than 200 ship and boat models, a variety of navigational equipment and an operating amateur radio station. Historical references cover fishing fleets, tall ships, commercial shipping, U.S. Navy, Merchant Marine and recreational sailing.
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THE Banning Museum

Tour Schedule:
Tuesday-Thursday: 12:30 p.m, 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m.

401 East M Street Wilmington, CA 90744

Located near the Banning/Wrigley Historic Preservation Overlay Zone in Wilmington, The Banning Estate is a great place to spend the afternoon with family and friends.

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Korean Bell of Friendship & Bell Pavilion
Korean Bell of Friendship
& Bell Pavilion
You'll be blown away by the ocean views and the beauty of this intricate pavilion, patterned after the Bell of King Seongdeok, cast in 771 A.D.
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