Olvera StreetCurrently Open [Closes at 07:00 pm]
- Address: 125 Paseo De La Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90012, United States
- Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Walking Area, Street Market, Family And Kids, Streets
Olvera Street is one of the oldest streets of Los Angeles. That is probably the reason why you would definitely find a lot of history attached to each nook and corner of this city. It used to be a part of Chinatown in the past, but with passing time, its location had to be changed. The new location is a lot more lively and a lot more frequented by tourists and locals alike. There are 27 buildings of various ages still standing on Olvera Street, including the Avila Adobe (1818), the Pelanconi House (1857), and the Sepulveda House (1887). Sablo De Gloria is an important event held before Easter which is considered as a blessing of animals. Visit Olvera street and time travel with its tiny shops lined up, the colour and charm of an old town and catch a glimpse of old Spanish culture.
Visit nearby attractions in Los Angeles along with Olvera Street which are covered in Los Angeles itinerary 3 days.
- Guided tours are available.
- Metro train
- Buses to the main Street
- Los Angeles Street
- Arcadia Street
- Alameda Street or Cesar Chavez Boulevard
- Las Anitas
- El Rancho Grande
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2.5% of people who visit Los Angeles include Olvera Street in their plan
11 AM - 12 PM
38.89% of people start their Olvera Street visit around 11 AM - 12 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Olvera Street
80.56% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Olvera Street
Brilliant. The environment is stimulating. the history is inspiring. Live Street Music, dance performances and Street Food. Surround a Hidden Gem of tiny shops and authentic Hispanic heritage. The influences of the Italian Community are shown all throughout Southern California but here you will find a museum dedicated to them.
It's cute a bit nostalgic higher end flea market type setting. Good amount to see and shop for. Be sure to shop around, all vendors offer different pricing for like items. Beware of parking!!! Its super expensive and at least one attendant WILL BE RUDE!
An overwhelming plethora of smells, sounds and sights, this street embraces the soul of Mexican culture in the very heart of Los Angeles. Indulge in some authentic Mexican food, trail along the and satisfy your inner shopaholic at the local shops, stand and listen to the mariachis playing around you, take a tour of history through the Avila Adobe or just sit in, relax and take in the warmth of the vibrant atmosphere. This street offers something for everyone. No disappointment.
I go there mostly to eat. Great Mexican food in every stall, and cheap too! You can easily get a meal for under $10! I also like all the little shops, I bought a wallet there once and I want to go back for the Mexican-American flag.
The very best place in LA to get Mexican food and take in the sights and sounds of our cultured city! Los Angeles was built on diversity, let's celebrate it! There's a parking lot across the street, and I highly recommend stopping by Mr. Churro!