Old Plaza Firehouse
South of Old Plaza are more historic buildings, including the 1870 home of Pio Pico, California’s last Mexican governor, the city’s...
Chinese American Museum
Follow the red lanterns to the small 1890 Garnier Building, once the unofficial Chinatown ‘city hall’. Changing exhibits highlight...
El Pueblo Historical Monument
Nope, LA didn’t spring from the head of Hollywood directors, it was a full-blown community a good 100 years before DW Griffith showed...
134 Paseo de la Plaza · interesting places nearby
Old Plaza Firehouse information
The city’s oldest fire station (1884) is now a one-room museum filled with dusty old fire-fighting equipment and photographs. Tours are free.