California Bucket List ~ Los Angeles County

Today we head to the hustle and bustle of California’s largest city: Los Angeles and it’s surrounding area.


  • Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden: I love exploring the natural plants of the area.


  • Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood: Tour sets of some of your favorite shows.

Long Beach

  • Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach: Find and explore tons on the animals that live in the Pacific.

Los Angeles

  • Griffith Observatory: Look through telescopes and explore exhibits at this famous observatory.
  • La Brea Tar Pits and Museum: Explore the Ice Age at this excavation site.
  • Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens: Lots of fun animals to explore here!
  • Museum of Tolerance: Takes you through many events of the 20th century.


  • Leo Carrillo State Park: Explore tide pools, coastal caves, and reefs.
  • Malibu Lagoon State Beach: Great for birdwatching and exploring the wetlands.


  • Devil’s Punchbowl Natural Area: Includes a giant canyon.

San Pedro

  • Cabrillo Marine Aquarium: Explore tide pools and take a whale watching tour.
  • Los Angeles Maritime Museum: Explore the history of the L.A. Harbor.

Universal City

  • Universal Studios Hollywood: Explore this famous amusement park!

All attractions found in the 2019 California Travel Guide.



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