Wilshire Motel | Los Angeles Conservancy
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Wilshire Motel

Now surrounded by newer construction, this is the last of dozens of mom-and-pop motels that once dotted this stretch of Wilshire to the sea.

Photo courtesy Thomas Safran & Associates and Coalition for Responsible Community Development

Dunbar Hotel

A beloved landmark of L.A.'s African American heritage has reclaimed its rightful place as a vibrant community resource.
Photo courtesy El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument

América Tropical

This monumental mural by acclaimed artist and muralist David Alfaro Siqueiros was deemed too controversial and was whitewashed within a few short years of its unveiling.
Photo by Jessica Hodgdon/L.A. Conservancy

Lankershim Depot

Closed for more than thirty years, one of the San Fernando Valley’s oldest buildings gained new life as a coffee shop.