One of the great things about Los Angeles is that there are so many new and exciting places to discover. In Hollywood alone, you’ll find a vast amount of places to explore that are more than just Hollywood and Vine. For example, you can explore little armenia hollywood or the nearby Thai Town. Keep reading to discover hidden gems in hollywood that you should explore.
Lake Hollywood Reservoir
Did you know that just minutes away from the heart of Hollywood you can escape to a beautiful, natural environment? The Lake Hollywood Reservoir is a beautiful natural reserve where you can enjoy wildlife, nature, and the beautiful sounds that nature has to offer instead of the sounds of honking cars and tourists along Hollywood Blvd. If you’re looking for a little peace and quiet, head to this nearby sanctuary located within the Hollywood Hills at 2600 Lake Hollywood Dr.
The Hollywood Museum
Are you a fan of the Hollywood Golden Age? What about the silent movies and talkies that make Hollywood what it is today? If so, than you’ll want to spend some time at the Hollywood Museum. Here, you can see 10,000 authentic showbiz treasures, costumes, and props from movies spanning silent films, the Golden era, film noir, feature films and more! The museum is also located in the historic Max Factor building, built back in the late 1920s. Get your tickets today!
Abandoned L.A Zoo at Griffith Park
Griffith Park is often known as the location of the Griffith Observatory as well as many popular hiking trails that will get you to the Hollywood Sign. The park is also the location of the Abandoned L.A. Zoo. This is essentially what remains of the original zoo before it moved to its new location. What’s left behind is a fun place to explore as animal cages and habitats are now empty and free for anyone to explore. It’s fun for kids, families, and adults to enjoy.