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Korean Bell of Friendship

3601 S Gaffey St, San Pedro, California, Los Angeles, CA 90731-6969
+1 770-554-8310
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A huge bell given to the US as a bi-centennial gift and as a commemoration of veterans of the Korean War
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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3601 S Gaffey St, San Pedro, California, Los Angeles, CA 90731-6969
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Superb coastal and ocean view. Great place to relax and enjoy the ocean breeze and the sky. Great place for family outdoor activities. Be sure to check gate open and close hours, restroom is available but may need a entry code. Stay away during weekend...More

Thank Kheng Howe L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whoops did we miss something down the side of the cliff area. oh yeah we did. But the bell itself is really beautiful. Nice to know there is some piece of culture from far away here in our own city. The park area is very...More

Thank lowbuxlux
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

This is a lovely bell. It has good parking; great monument; wonderful sweeping views; clean and quiet; worth a stop if you are in the San Pedro area.

Thank Lisa B
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

The bell is set in a pagoda with beautiful views over the ocean. We arrived just before sunset which was lovely. Worth a drive to here if you are in the San Pedro area.

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

We stumbled upon the Korean Bell of Friendship after parking on our way to a local beach. We didn't know what to expect, however, when we got up to the bell, it was stunning. The area overlooks a cliff on the ocean and you can...More

Thank amberapocalypse
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

enjoyed out time in San Pedro, the Korean Bell of Friendship was recommended to us by a local. provides a beautiful scenic overlook of the coast line.

Thank Lisa C
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

If you are in the South Bay/San Pedro/Long Beach area, it is worth a half hour to visit this unusual and unexpected site. The bell and structure itself stand out in contrast to the blue sky and Pacific Ocean. Great views of Palos Verdes peninsula....More

Thank GBaller
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

The Area is very beautiful. Right on top of a hill overlooking the ocean. This area does have a bit of history. I won't mention it. But it is worth looking into ;) The location of this bell is amazing; it affords an unsurpassed view...More

Thank fr0stiex
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

We were heading this way so stopped off to check it out, beautiful setting and lovely bell and pergola worth dropping in and taking in the views

Thank Steve C
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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Such a spectacular view of the beach and Catalina Island. The bell is a gift from Korea on America’s bicentennial symbolizes peace and freedom. A great place to watch the sunset or enjoy a picnic. It’s beautiful and should be enjoyed with a friend or...More

Thank Sally R
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bubbz1
22 April 2018|
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Response from Lisa B | Reviewed this property |
You can walk it. This is a located in a corner section of a park.
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