Southern California Institute of Architecture
The area got a nod of respectability when this institute moved into the former Santa Fe Freight Yard in 2001. It’s a progressive...
Japanese American National Museum
A great first stop in Little Tokyo, this is the country’s first museum dedicated to the Japanese immigrant experience. You’ll be moved...
Geffen Contemporary at MOCA
Arty types can pop next door from the Japanese American National Museum to peruse the cutting-edge exhibits at this branch of MOCA Grand...
2nd Street Jazz
An intimate, no-frills music venue offering solid DJ sets, and live hip-hop and jazz in the heart of Little Tokyo.
When you ask Little Tokyo locals where to eat the freshest and tastiest sushi, they will point to this blink-and-you’ll-miss-it spot in...
Lonely Planet review
Not even the bold art and Frank Gehry-designed cardboard chairs can distract sushi lovers from the exquisite treats in this industrial-flavored hideaway.