Elysian Park


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Elysian Park

Address:835 Academy Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Phone:213-485-5054
Fax:323-221-4695
Web: www.laparks.org
Size: 585 acres.
Location:North Broadway, Park Drive, Riverside Drive, Valley View, and Casanova streets.
Facilities:Picnic areas, trails, arboretum, playground, sports areas.
Activities:Hiking, jogging, horseshoes, tennis, baseball, basketball.
Special Features:In 1769 Spanish explorers entered Los Angeles for the first time by crossing the bluff in Elysian Park overhanging the Los Angeles River, about where the Broadway Bridge is today.

See other parks in California.
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Just off Avon Park Terrace, walking over a big hill in Elysian Park, I see Abe Vigoda through branches and dust haze, crouched beside a mustard plant.
The Citizens Committee to Save Elysian Park has sponsored three plantings of jacarandas over the years.
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9 temblor broke one of these buried fractures, the Elysian Park fault, in the city of Whittier, only a few miles east of downtown Los Angeles.
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Fire was set: Investigators say a three-acre wildfire that broke out late Saturday night and was extinquished early Sunday morning in Elysian Park was intentionally set, a Fire Department spokesman said.
Street closures near Dodger Stadium: Elysian Park Avenue will be closed from Dodger Stadium to Sunset Blvd.