In our latest post hidden from the rest of the internet, join us at a secret location in South L.A.'s Plains of Id, where giant psychedelic fungi glow…
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We braved the rats and spiders to sleuth out 118 years of Los Angeles history and lived to tell the tale!
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The Eagle Tree has fallenWatch now (1 min) | a landmark of old California no longer stands tall
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Like Taix, the Dresden Room is a coral reef, filled with little darting creatures of the night, all sharing the gentle currents of a space made of music…
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If a 1950s air raid siren falls in South Los Angeles, will anybody come and get it?Watch now (14 min) | Obsolete infrastructure can be beautiful in its decay, but not when it fails, spilling potentially deadly hunks of steel onto…
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East LA's Unique Theatre - 4/19/2022: Landmarked at noon and on fire at midnightWatch now (2 min) | Gentle reader, As if this week hadn’t been enough of a preservation roller coaster—and as more comes out, the Hotel Cecil…
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Two days ago, the Netflix documentary series that we filmed a year ago this week debuted, and today
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The Cranky Preservationist in Hotel Cecil Whitewash BluesWatch now (13 min) | Architectural historian Nathan Marsak loves Los Angeles, and hates to see important buildings neglected and abused, whether by…
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For our latest post that’s hidden from the rest of the internet, we want to take you on a rare tour inside Pasadena’s St. Luke Hospital, an…
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or a funny thing happened to H.R. 1496 on the way to the President's desk. How did this soulful bill that was making West Adams proud get sucked into…
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Gentle reader, Greetings from your friendly historic Los Angeles sightseeing tour company, now offering digital programming until we can again organize…
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Happy 1950 U.S. Census release day! It’s 72 years since enumerators with cute little clipboards and mechanical pencils fanned out across post-war…
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