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Old Mill in Pasadena

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On a recent outing to explore more free things to do in Los Angeles we visited the Old Mill in South Pasadena right near the Huntington...

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360 degree views and videos in Los Angeles…

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Now you can watch 360-degree videos of ballets, operas and symphonies… as well as many other places in LA! The virtual reality world...

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Hollywood Sign History

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One of the official Hollywood Sign website(s) is Hollywoodsign.org Noted on thier website… “In this article, you’ll get...

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Santa Monica Airport Observation Deck

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Santa Monica Airport Viewing… Los Angeles is filled with aviation history and we could write a whole book about things to see and do...

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Whale Watching in Southern California…

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We found this place by accident and boy are we glad we did… Whale watching is a great way to experience the Los Angeles Ocean. Last...

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National Night Out

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Every year Angelinos along with neighborhoods all over the country take part in local block parties, usually the first week of...

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Fourth of July

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You can tell the border crossing at Tijuana has tightened security when you don’t hear a lot of M80s and other assorted fireworks going...

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Memorial Day at the Los Angeles National Cemetery

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Memorial Day At Los Angeles National Cemetery Like any red blooded American, I owe a debt of gratitude for those who have gave everything...

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Witch House in Los Angeles

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The “Spadena House” AKA “The Witch’s House” This is one cool mobile home. Okay it isn’t exactly mobile but was moved once from...

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Wende Museum

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The Wende Museum is dedicated to preserving historical objects from behind the iron curtain which are related to the cold war. This place...

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Wells Fargo Museum

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This is a very cool little museum near Angel’s Flight and Bunker Hill which is always free. The museum has a large collection of artifacts...

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Travel Town

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The kids had been in the house too long and it was time to take them out and blow the stink off of them. So to speak. My son is 4 years...

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Sunset in Los Angeles

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The sun sets everywhere on earth but sunsets in a LA can be very special. Some say it is the smog while others say it is the drugs...

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Sundays Live in LA

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Free Concerts in the Los Angeles region are a great benefit of many large cities and the larger the city, the more options you have and...

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Spring Wildflowers in Los Angeles County

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With spring comes lots and lots of wildflowers to carpet the hills in a myriad of beautiful colors. Especially after a good rainy winter....

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Skateboard Parks

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Free Skateboard Parks In Los Angeles  Skate parks are a great source of free summer fun in Los Angeles for kids. Did you know skating...

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California Science Center/Rose Garden

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Today’s free activity report is a two-fer. We did two separate activities and they both filled all the requirements for the challenge but...

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Rodeo Drive

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Window shopping along Rodeo Drive is without question, the most famous free thing to do in Beverly Hills. Billed as one of the most...

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Pio Pico Ranchito

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Pio Pico was the last Mexican Governor of California and his name is just fun to say. His ranchito in a few minutes east of Downtown in...

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Point Vicente Lighthouse

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Point Vicente Lighthouse is an awesome place to stop on the second Saturday of every month except March when it coincides with Whale Day...

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Petersen Automotive Museum

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If you drive along Fairfax near Wilshire Blvd., it is hard to miss the car hanging off the side of the building that is the Petersen...

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Peace Awareness Labyrinth & Gardens

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Nestled in the heart of mid-city along Adams Blvd. sits the Peace Awareness Labyrinth and Gardens. Here is another one of those free...

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Palisades Park

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Palisades Park stretches along the 1.6 mile bluff overlooking Santa Monica Bay and is a great place to take a leisurely stroll. Free...

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Paley Media Center

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First, to be clear this used to be called the Museum of Television but it is now the Paley Media Center. Located in the heart of Beverly...

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Paramount Ranch

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As you can see from the pictures Paramount Ranch is a movie set which still gets used for filming from time to time. When I set the...

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Outdoor Movies

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There are a few “outdoor movies in the park” events, and during the Summer they seem to be all over the city. After starting this website,...

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Olvera Street

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A very popular free thing to do in Los Angeles is visit Olvera Street. It is hard to imagine but this city which is the second most...

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La Brea Tar Pits & Page Museum

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The La Brea Tar Pits is a great place to picnic and let the kids run around anytime but the George C. Page Museum on the ground is...

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Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook

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Today’s location is the newly opened Baldwin Hills Overlook. This has to be… The Best View In Los Angeles! LA has some of the best city...

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Automobile Club of Southern California

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The AAA office on Figueroa and Adams is on our list of free things to do because of all the history which can be found on the property....

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200 MPH Model Jets

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R/C Airfield Rose and I went to the remote control airfield near where the 405 and 101 meet. For those not in the know R/C stands for...

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