Design, Culture & Entertainment

Disneyland

The perfect destination for a fun filled day, Disneyland is located in Anaheim, less than an hour away from the hotel. Stroll through Main Street USA, visit Adventureland or take a ride in Fantasyland. Disneyland has something for everyone.

Gallery Row

The art gallery district in Los Angeles along Main Street and Spring Street offers a wide array of art galleries, theatres and restaurants. Every second Thursday of the month, there is a Downtown Art Walk tour of the art exhibition venues including the commercial art galleries, public museums and non-profit arts scenes.

Getty Center

Situated in the Santa Monica Mountains, the $1.3-billion Getty Center is famous for its architecture, gardens and stunning Los Angeles views. The center was designed by renowned architect Richard Meier and houses a collection of Roman, Greek and Etruscan artwork and artifacts and one-of-a-kind exhibits as well as a large collection of art including pieces by Monet, Van Gogh and Cezanne. 1200 Getty Center Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90049

Hollywood Bowl

The summer home of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, this modern amphitheater hosts numerous concerts and events. 2301 N Highland Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90068

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art

LACMA features spectacular modern art and Latin American art collections including works by Koons, Rivera, Warhol, Picasso and Kandinsky. 5905 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90036

The Museum of Contemporary Art

MOCA of Los Angeles has three main branches: Grand Avenue, Little Tokyo and the Pacific Design Center. The exhibits consist mainly of American and European contemporary art including works by Rothko, Lichtenstein and other illustrious names in art history. 250 S Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90012

Pacific Design Center

Sometimes described as the "Blue Whale" for its peculiar characteristics, the Pacific Design Center is the West Coast's leading resource for the interior design trades. Showcasing a 1.2 million-square-foot campus on 14 acres, the Center is a premier, multi-use facility featuring the MOCA Pacific Design Center, two Wolfgang Puck restaurants, the Design CafÈ, the Michael Graves-designed Pacific Design Fitness Center, the SilverScreen Theater and the Blue Conference Center. 8687 Melrose Ave., West Hollywood, CA 90069

Sunset Strip

A landmark in rock'n roll history, the Sunset Strip features a premier selection of restaurants, boutiques and legendary Hollywood nightclubs and bars including the Viper Room, Whisky a Go Go and the House of Blues.

Universal Studios

Hollywood's legendary movie studio, Universal Studios features a theme park perfect for every age with rides including the Adventures of Curious George, the Universal House of Horrors and Transformers: The Ride among others. 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, CA 91608

Venice Beach

Venice Beach offers a day full of eclectic outdoor fun. Walk around the unique Venice Beach Boardwalk, shop at the famous Abbot Kinney Specialty Shops or stroll along the Venice Canals and discover LA's most eclectic architecture from cozy cottages to modern homes.

West Hollywood Design District
(formerly The Avenues)

This trendy West Hollywood district boasts a diverse array ofshops, galleries and restaurants, and bustles with year-round activities including free gallery walks, charity events, artist receptions and more. 8687 Melrose Ave., Ste. M-38, West Hollywood, CA90069