Griffith Park, North Zoo Drive, Los Angeles California
This outdoor museum of transportation is located on the north side of Griffith Park. It features team locomotive and other early rail equipment. Indoor exhibits include wagons, old automobiles and Los Angeles firefighting equipment from the period 1869 to 1940. A miniature train circles the area.
Open daily except Christmas. Admission is free but donations appreciated. There is a charge for the train ride.
Other History nearby:
(Los Angeles) Autry Museum of Western Heritage
(Rancho Cucamonga) Casa de Rancho Cucamonga
(Los Angeles) Drum Barracks Civil War Museum
(El Monte) El Monte Historical Society Museum
(Lake Elsinore) Elsie Museum
(Buena Park) International Printing Museum
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OC Greek Food Fest Anaheim CA May17-19 The OC Greek Food Festival celebrates the best of Greek food, music, dancing and culture. Experience authentic Greek foods and homemade Greek pastries; traditional Greek dancing and Greek music.
San Diego Greek Festival San Diego CA June7-9 Treat yourself to an enjoyable Friday evening with delicious Greek food,
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