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Top Choice Museum in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Getty Center

In its billion-dollar, in-the-clouds perch, high above the city grit and grime, the Getty Center presents triple delights: a stellar art collection (everything from medieval triptychs to baroque sculpture and impres…
Top Choice Museum in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Museum of Tolerance

Run by the Simon Wiesenthal Center, this powerful, deeply moving museum uses interactive technology to engage visitors in discussion and contemplation around racism and bigotry. Particular focus is given to the Holo…
Top Choice Museum in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Frederick R Weisman Art Foundation

The late entrepreneur and philanthropist Frederick R Weisman had an insatiable passion for art, a fact confirmed when touring his former Holmby Hills home. From floor to ceiling, the mansion (and its manicured groun…
University in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

University of California, Los Angeles

Founded in 1919, the alma mater of Jim Morrison, Kareem Abdul Jabbar and Jackie Robinson ranks among the nation’s top universities. The campus is vast: walking briskly from one end to the other takes at least 30 min…
Street in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Rodeo Drive

It might be pricey and unapologetically pretentious, but no trip to LA would be complete without a saunter along Rodeo Dr, the famous three-block ribbon of style where sample-size fembots browse for Gucci and Dior. …
Museum in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Skirball Cultural Center

Although it is, technically speaking, the country’s largest Jewish museum and cultural center, the Skirball has something for all. The preschool set can board a gigantic wooden Noah’s Ark, while grown-ups gravitate …
Museum in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Hammer Museum

Once a vanity project of the late oil tycoon Armand Hammer, this eponymous museum has become a widely respected art space. Selections from Hammer’s personal collection include relatively minor works by Monet, Van Go…
Notable Building in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Greystone Mansion & Park

Known for inducing bouts of real-estate envy, this Tudor Revival mansion dates back to 1927. Hoover Dam architect Gordon Bernie Kaufmann designed the estate, which was a generous gift from oil tycoon Edward L. Dohen…
Cemetery in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery

You'll be spending quiet time with entertainment heavyweights at this compact cemetery, hidden behind Wilshire Blvd's wall of high-rise towers. The northeast mausoleum houses Marilyn Monroe's simple crypt, while jus…
Landmark in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Beverly Hills Hotel

Affectionately known as the ‘Pink Palace,’ the Beverly Hills Hotel has served as unofficial hobnobbing headquarters for the industry elite since 1912. In the 1930s its Polo Lounge was a notorious hangout of Darryl F…