One of the unique things about Los Angeles is that so much of the city has a rich history with a unique story. One way that you can learn more about this city is through the impressive architecture that can be found in various locations of the city. With so much to see, going on a Los Angeles architecture tour can be just the thing to give you new perspective on LA. When you stay at a hotel on sunset, you’ll be close to impressive architectural structures throughout the city of angels.
The Stahl House, also known as Case Study House 22, is an excellent example of mid century modern architecture. Located in the Hollywood Hills of Los Angeles, the house was built in 1959 and features floor to ceiling glass walls throughout much of the house resulting in breathtaking views of Los Angeles below from nearly every area of the house. The house offers afternoon, late afternoon and evening tours. During the tour, a docent will also give you information about the history of the house.
The Los Angeles Conservancy, which preserves historic places through L.A., also offers a variety of tours specifically on architecture. The tours will focus on significant historic as well as contemporary architecture. Architecture tours are offered in areas including Downtown, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Silver Lake, Pasadena, Miracle Mile, and more. Architecture tours are driving tours though there are also walking tours that are offered by the LA Conservancy as well.
Architecture Tours L.A. is another company that are offers tours that highlight the impressive architectural history of L.A. Not only will these tours be guided by an architectural historian, but they’ll also be given by a guidebook author who knows the area well. With various tours offered, you can choose between different neighborhoods all highlighting different types of architecture. Tours are offered daily and take place in an airconditioned minivan. Choose your tour online today.