Mariposa Nabi PC

Mariposa-Nabi School

Address: 987 S Mariposa Ave
Phone Number: 213-385-0241

Opened in the fall of 2005, the Mariposa-Nabi Primary Center is housed in a strikingly colorful building for students in kindergarten to second grade. Mariposa is the name of the street on which the school entrance is; it means “butterfly” in Spanish, while “Nabi” (나비) is the Korean word for “butterfly.”

Ktown Sign on Olympic

Koreatown Walking Tour: Olympic Boulevard

Address: Koreatown
Phone Number: NA

Olympic Boulevard is considered the main street of Koreatown LA. This is where historically Koreans started the businesses that would form the core of the community. The first official “Koreatown” sign in L.A. was posted at Olympic & Vermont in August 1981.     Here is a suggested itinerary for exploring Koreatown’s main street Olympic Boulevard.   1. Koreatown Galleria (Olympic & Western) Korean Food Court Cosmetic World Little Bean Cafe for Patbingsu Choice Music Store for K-Pop and K-Drama merch Korean Supermarket for ingredients and banchan   2. Koreatown Gateway Sign (Olympic & Oxford)   3. Yuchun Restaurant (Olympic & Serrano) for naengmyeon, traditional cold noodles   4. Hankook Sauna (Olympic & Hobart) a small Korean spa for women only […]

Koreatown LA school

Young Oak Kim Academy

Address: 615 Shatto Pl
Phone Number: 213-739-6500

A middle school within the Los Angeles Unified School District, Local District 4. It was established in 2009 as the only middle school in the LAUSD to practice single-sex education (different curricula and learning environments for girls and boys).

YOKA is named in honor of Colonel Young-Oak Kim, the first Asian-American colonel to lead a US battalion in war. It is LA’s first middle school, and the third school overall, named for a Korean.

Located near the corner of Wilshire Boulevard and Vermont Avenue

Little Bangladesh USA

Little Bangladesh

Address:
Phone Number:

Four-block stretch of 3rd Street between Alexandria Avenue and New Hampshire Avenue in what is popularly considered the northern part of Koreatown

Koreatown post office on 6th

Post Office on 6th & Harvard

Address: 3751 W 6th St
Phone Number: 213-382-1046

Dosan Ahn Chang Ho station is the official name of the post office on the northwest corner of 6th and Harvard.

This branch had been known as the Sanford station.

Taiwan Consulate equivalent

Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in LA

Address: 3731 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 389-1215

A government agency of Taiwan (the Republic of China) that mainly handles various issues of Taiwanese immigrants in LA.

Flag of the Philippines

Philippine Consulate in LA

Address: 3600 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (213) 639-0980

Consulate General of the Republic of the Philippines in Los Angeles. Suite #500

There is $6 all-day parking at the church across the street. Price is subject to change.

Camp out early before the offices open at 9:00 AM. Bring a beach chair or a folding chair.

Chinese Consulate General in Los Angeles

Chinese Consulate-General in LA

Address: 443 Shatto Pl
Phone Number: (213) 807-8088

Consulate General of The People’s Republic of China (中华人民共和国驻洛杉矶总领馆)