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Universal Studios & Universal City Walk

Get ready for the ultimate Hollywood movie experience! Go behind the scenes on the world famous Studio Tour to explore where Hollywood movies are made. Then, enjoy thrilling rides, shows and attractions that put you inside some of the world’s biggest movies, including the greatest battle you’ll ever ride in TRANSFORMERS: The Ride-3D. Plus, join the mischievous Minions on an epic adventure you’ll never forget in the all-new 3-D ride, Despicable Me Minion Mayhem. End your day at Universal CityWalk® with acres of L.A.’s hottest entertainment – from indoor skydiving to live music, movies, clubs and mouth-watering food – why would you go anywhere else? Universal CityWalk. Always Unexpected.
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Venice Beach

Street performers, tattoo artists, novelty vendors, Gen-X nomads, hippies, people-watchers and freaks of all kinds come together to create this unique bazaar you have to explore at least once.
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Being the first theme park in the world, Disneyland materializes every sugary, colorful fantasy there is. As you step into this magical land you will be meet by famous Disney characters such as Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy, Tinker Bell, Aladdin, Anna & Elsa, Cinderella, Peter Pan just to name a few. Welcome to the happiest place on earth – homage to an imagination.
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La Brea Tar Pits

La Brea’s tar pits have thousands of animal bone and plant remains. Some of the fossils have been dated back to 40,000 years ago. Many of these are on view in this fascinating museum, including the remains of a 9,000-year-old woman! During the late summer, the outdoor excavation pits can be visited with experts demonstrating how the remains are recovered.
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Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

This family-friendly museum has something for everyone - apart from the dinosaur fossils and gems there is also the Los Angeles discovery zone in the basement with live animals and interactive exhibits.
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California Science Center

The STS Endeavor and IMAX cinema are only a couple of must-sees at the California Science Center - bring a lot of time along, as you will most probably want to wander around for hours.
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Madame Tussauds Hollywood

The LA installment of this legendary wax figure museum is worth a visit if you don't have much luck spotting movie stars elsewhere. Prepare to strike a pose next to lots of celebrities!
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Griffith Park

Spread over 4,000 acres, Griffith Park is the largest urban park in the United States and has been used as the backdrop for several movies, including "Batman" and "Jurassic Park." It houses the Griffith Park Observatory, and the Los Angeles Zoo. Also within the park are the Autry Museum of Western Heritage and the Travel Town Transportation Museum. Fifty-three miles of picturesque hiking trails as well as swimming, biking and horseback riding ensure something for everyone. Griffith Park is also home to the Hollywood sign, which stands on Mt. Lee.
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