Pio Pico Koreatown Library

Address: 694 S Oxford Ave 90005
Phone Number: (213) 368-7647

The library is named after Pío de Jesús Pico, the last Mexican governor of Alta California. He died in 1894.

Madang Mall / CGV Cinemas

Madang Plaza Shopping Mall

Address: 621 S Western Ave 90005
Phone Number: Not submitted

MADANG is a three-level shopping and entertainment complex located just north of Wilshire Boulevard on the western side of Western Avenue.

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Taeyang Concert in Los Angeles

Wiltern Theatre

Address: 3790 Wilshire Blvd 90010
Phone Number: (213) 388-1400

Located at the intersection of Wilshire and Western, the Wiltern Theatre and Pellissier Building is an Art Deco building decorated with blue-green terra cotta tiles. It was originally built in 1931, called the Warner Brothers Western Theater, and was designed as a vaudeville theater. Today, the Wiltern serves as a live-performance venue, hosting concerts and […]

Chapman Plaza

Address: 3451 W 6th St 90020
Phone Number: NA

Valet parking as of September 2017: $7

Wilshire / Vermont Metro Station

Address: 3191 Wilshire Blvd 90010
Phone Number: (800) 366-6883

Wilshire/Vermont is a heavy-rail subway station in the Los Angeles Metro system. Located at Wilshire Boulevard and Vermont Avenue, it is served by the Red Line and the Purple Line. The station is designed with two platform levels: eastbound Purple and Red Line trains (to Union Station) use the upper level, and westbound Purple (to […]

Wilshire Branch Library

Address: 149 N St Andrews Pl 90004
Phone Number: 323-957-4550

In addition to the Pio Pico Library, another LAPL branch that serves what is still considered the Koreatown area of Los Angeles is the Wilshire Library. It doesn’t have as extensive a collection of Korean books or resources, but it’s the next best branch. (The Central Library in downtown LA also has Korean materials.)

SM TOWN MUSEUM: KOREATOWN LA

SMTOWN MUSEUM

Address: 607 S Oxford Ave 90005
Phone Number: Not submitted

The establishment of an SMTown Museum in Los Angeles was announced in 2013, with the building being purchased in July. The space was formerly occupied by the Orchid Club on the southwest corner of 6th Street & Oxford Avenue, a few steps away from the CVS, the Metro subway station, and the Madang Mall.

Brown Derby Plaza

Address: 3377 Wilshire Blvd 90010
Phone Number: NA

Opened in 1926, the original restaurant at 3427 Wilshire Boulevard remains the most famous due to its distinctive shape.

Little Bangladesh on 3rd Street

Little Bangladesh

Address: 3rd Street between Alexandria and New Hampshire
Phone Number: NA

Little Bangladesh is a four-block stretch of 3rd Street between Alexandria Avenue and New Hampshire Avenue in what is popularly considered the northern parts of Koreatown. The ethnic enclave was formally designated in 2010 by the Los Angeles City Council.