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Things to Do in Downtown Los Angeles

Hotel Figueroa is proud to be at the center of DTLA’s ongoing cultural renaissance, which has curious, in-the-know visitors from around the world flocking to our endlessly dynamic and ever-changing neighborhood. Following are our carefully curated picks for what to see, do, eat, drink and explore in the buzzing heart of this spectacular city.

Things to Do in
Downtown Los Angeles

Hotel Figueroa is proud to be at the center of DTLA’s ongoing cultural renaissance, which has curious, in-the-know visitors from around the world flocking to our endlessly dynamic and ever-changing neighborhood. Following are our carefully curated picks for what to see, do, eat, drink and explore in the buzzing heart of this spectacular city.

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Meet DJ Myra Hasson

Meet DJ Myra Hasson

We are pleased to give you a sneak preview of our next Featured Sound Artist playlist for Hotel Figueroa, created by DJ Myra Hasson. Myra’s 4-hour playlist is vibey, jazzy, soulful, and very eclectic—running the gamut from Serge Gainsbourg to Bootsy Collins to Sunni Colon.

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Hotel Figueroa’s Feminist Roots

Hotel Figueroa’s Feminist Roots

Hotel Figueroa’s deep-rooted commitment to championing women’s causes has helped the hotel carve a unique place in women’s history.

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Get Cultured: LA Events in March

Get Cultured: LA Events in March

This month, major concerts, events celebrating women, and socially driven art shows are on our radar, with many events gearing us up for Women’s History Month. Here’s a glimpse of what’s in store this March.

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How DJ Que Madre Is Shifting the LA Music Scene

How DJ Que Madre Is Shifting the LA Music Scene

Meet the local DJ who’s on a mission to support and foster LA’s most underrepresented creative minds.

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Charlotta Bass: A Lifetime of Advocacy

Charlotta Bass: A Lifetime of Advocacy

The first African American woman to own and operate a newspaper in the United States, Charlotta Bass was a Civil Rights icon who left a lasting impact on media in America.

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Remembering Georgia Robinson, LAPD’s First Black Policewoman

Remembering Georgia Robinson, LAPD’s First Black Policewoman

The incredible story of Georgia Robinson, the first LAPD black policewoman—and one of the first in the entire country.

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The Best Museums Near Downtown LA

The Best Museums Near Downtown LA

Los Angeles is an art town. From the galleries that dot Abbott Kinney in Venice to the high-profile institutions along Miracle Mile’s Museum Row, nearly every type of art is represented throughout the L.A.-area. As the art community in L.A. continues to earn recognition on a global scale, these four museums are at the heart of high art in the “City of Angels.”

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Meet LA Artist Shizu Saldamando

Meet LA Artist Shizu Saldamando

You can stare deep into the eyes of Shizu Saldamando’s portraits. They’re intimate, raw and deeply personal, all-the-while devoid of any context—painted without a background on wooden boards and white canvas. Here, we catch up with the woman behind the works, a mainstay in the Los Angeles arts scene, and Hotel Figueroa’s inaugural Artist-in-Residence.

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Local Favorites

From dazzling entertainment venues, to some of country’s foremost museums and art galleries, to cutting-edge shopping and dining options, DTLA offers an endless array of can’t-miss destinations just steps from Hotel Figueroa. Click on the map for a quick preview of some of our must-see spots.

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