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Los Angeles Sights

Pershing Square

Updated 03/31/2014

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The city's cultures come together in one of the oldest parks, named in honor of World War I General John J. Pershing. Opened in 1866, the park was renovated in the 1990s by architect Ricardo Legorreta and landscape architect Laurie Olin with colorful walls, fountains, and towers. Although the massive block-and-sphere architecture looks somewhat dated, Pershing remains an icon of Downtown L.A. Nearby office workers utilize the area for a stroll or lunch break. From mid-November

to mid-January, the place attracts ice skaters to an outdoor rink.

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Sight Information

Address:

Bordered by 5th, 6th, Hill, and Olive Sts., Los Angeles, California, 90013, USA

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Phone:

213-847–4970

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Daily

Updated 03/31/2014

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