Wilshire Vermont buildings

Wilshire / Vermont Metro Station

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

Located at Wilshire Boulevard and Vermont Avenue, it is served by the Red Line and the Purple Line.

Bullocks Wishire: Art Deco Building in Los Angeles

Bullocks Wilshire

Address: 3050 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: 213-738-6700

Nicknamed the “Cathedral of Commerce” at one time, this art deco building trimmed in terra cotta and copper was the former site of Bullocks Department Store. It currently serves as the main library for the Southwestern Law School.

Pio Pico Koreatown Library

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

Named after Pío de Jesús Pico, the last Mexican governor of Alta California, who died in 1894.

This library branch has the largest Korean-language collection in LAPL system.

Wiltern Subway Station

Alfred Hoyun Song / Wilshire·Western Station

Address: 3775 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: (800) 366-6883

This Purple Line metro station is named after the intersection of Wilshire Boulevard and Western Avenue (the subway is on the northeast corner) and in 2013, after Alfred Hoyun Song, the first Asian-American politician to be elected as state senator to the California State Assembly.

KFC – North Western

Address: 340 N Western Ave
Phone Number: (323) 467-7421

Famous locally not for the chicken, but for the architectural style of its building.

Taeyang Concert in Los Angeles

Wiltern Theatre

Address: 3790 Wilshire Blvd
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 & comedy shows.

Equitable Plaza Building

Address: 3435 Wilshire Blvd
Phone Number: Not submitted

The Equitable Life Building is the tallest skyscraper in Koreatown LA.

Madang Mall / CGV Cinemas

Madang Plaza Shopping Mall

Address: 621 S Western Ave
Phone Number: Not submitted

Phone number for leasing information: (213) 387-8811

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

MALL DIRECTORY

In 2010, the Los Angeles City Council formally declared Koreatown's borders as Western Avenue, Olympic Boulevard, Vermont Avenue, and 3rd Street, with a business corridor on Western from 3rd to Rosewood Avenue.