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Santa Monica Conservancy- Walking Tours of Downtown

Santa Monica, CA
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A Lot of HIstory

We had beautiful weather, it's Santa Monica c'mon, and Michael our guide was wonderful. We loved... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
chrissnelson
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Los Angeles, California
Great tour!

Led by Rita, organized by Kay. Wonderful historic context, interesting stories from Rita. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Hank F
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4 Nov 2017
“A Lot of HIstory”
9 Sep 2017
“Great tour!”
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

We had beautiful weather, it's Santa Monica c'mon, and Michael our guide was wonderful. We loved learning more about this beach city. Not a difficult walk and there is so much architecture to appreciate.

Thank chrissnelson
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Led by Rita, organized by Kay. Wonderful historic context, interesting stories from Rita. Lots of stuff worth seeing, walking tours the best. Cultivates appreciation for importance of preservation.

Thank Hank F
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Extremely informative tour with an emphasis of history and recommendations of things to do in Santa Monica. The tour was just under 2 hours and covered primarily the four busiest blocks of downtown Santa Monica. The guide was well informed and what I enjoyed the...More

1  Thank mb32014
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

What we got was an unbelievable city view. It overshadowed the sign. Parking is a bit rough but well worth the wait. Do your best to get out here.

Thank wasntme58
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

I have lived in Los Angeles most of my life and have been in Santa Monica countless number of times. So, when I decided to do a walking tour of Santa Monica organized by Santa Monica Conservancy with friends, I did not expect a lot...More

Thank Annette M
Reviewed 7 March 2015

This is a fabulous tour for a small price tag $10. You have a local expert volunteer take you to all the historic buildings/sites and you cover about 4-5 blocks. I visited several years ago but just went to the pier. There really is so...More

1  Thank barrtravel
Reviewed 3 January 2015

If you like walking tours and have a interest in history and architecture, this tour may be perfect for you. The tour leaves Saturday mornings at 10am from a 2nd Street location in front of the International Hostel. Eight of us joined guide Rita for...More

Thank bikerchick66
Reviewed 2 December 2013

Amazing what one can learn from doing a walking tour… Downtown Santa Monica walking tour was just that..learned so much about the history of S.M. such as the original Rapp Salon(1875) on 2nd St. in front of the Hostel was also the Town Hall of...More

Thank Almaz A
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