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Photo by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy

Mission Hills Bowl

Good news! The 1957 Googie-style Mission Hills Bowl building will be adaptively reused as part of a new shopping center.
Photo by Kevin Break

North Spring Street Viaduct

An original proposal to widen the bridge has been abandoned in favor of a new plan which would widen the bridge while allowing it to retain eligibility as an historic resource.
Photo by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy

Shepherd Residence

The Shepherd Residence, an excellent example of Neoclassical style architecture, is one of L.A.'s newest local landmarks.
Front facade, as seen in recent real estate promotional materials, Essex and Harvey, Coldwell Banker Previews International

Singleton Estate

Wallace Neff's Singleton Estate became a Historic-Cultural Monument in April 2016, creating a path for its preservation.
Conservancy Executive Director Linda Dishman speaking at 1993 rally. Photo by Libby Simon/L.A. Conservancy

The Town House

Slated for demolition in 1993, The Town House was ultimately saved and successfully rehabilitated for affordable housing.
Photo by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy

Tom of Finland House

The Tom of Finland House has been designated an Historic-Cultural Monument for its associations with late twentieth century gay culture.
Photo by Adrian Scott Fine/L.A. Conservancy


The former Cathedral of St. Vibiana was one of the Conservancy's toughest battles and greatest victories
Photo from L.A. Conservancy archives

Wiltern Theatre and Pellissier Building

One of L.A.'s great Art Deco masterpieces, the Wiltern Theatre and Pellissier Building were saved from demolition in the Conservancy's first major victory.