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Sunken City

500 W Paseo Del Mar, Los Angeles, CA 90731-7132
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This was really cool

The cool part is graffiti and that you can walk around and see the ocean. The ocean is down low so... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2017
Michelle B
,
Detroit, Michigan
Cool little spot

So, it is technically trespassing to enter here, but there were tons of people already inside when... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
valzebub
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“graffiti art” (2 reviews)
“point fermin” (2 reviews)
“fence” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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500 W Paseo Del Mar, Los Angeles, CA 90731-7132
San Pedro
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

The cool part is graffiti and that you can walk around and see the ocean. The ocean is down low so you are on a cliff of sorts.

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 7 March 2017

So, it is technically trespassing to enter here, but there were tons of people already inside when we got there. Safety in numbers. Easy to get to and get around in. Nice views over the water. Very cool to see the pavement all torn up...More

1  Thank valzebub
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I am so thankful that i researched enough to come up on this hidden treasure. You can literally stand at the end of the road and see where it once went, but now it is turned on its side, sunk into the ocean. just amazing....More

1  Thank Janis H
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

This location is freaking awesome go ahead and give it a chance there is lots of graffiti though please don't be offended part of the road did fall into the ocean back in the day that's how it got its title sunken city it's definitely...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Such a neat place to visit to look at all the graffiti everywhere but beware it is marked off limits but you can actually climb under the fence (with lots other people) and walk all around the area. You really need to be careful because...More

2  Thank MyMalibu
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

This place was pretty cool, a friend of mine, my 3 year old (because he goes on adventures with me), and myself had a good time. I wouldn't recommend small children going down here it's pretty dangerous. It was my first time going so it...More

Thank Cece-MD
Reviewed 11 October 2016

This is a great place to visit. Not really a park but the only people I've seen hassled by the cops had it coming. Be mindful that you are on a cliff. Flip flops can get you hurt. Be careful going around the fence. If...More

Thank Kelly O
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This place has been on my list of places to visit for sometime now. Finally 9/28/16 we got to visit this place. If you do a little research online prior to visiting this place you'll read that you can be fined for visiting this place....More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

You know when you have to trespass to a spot, you're in for a treat. Sunken City is easily found on google maps or an Instagram search. There's a park with parking spots to the West of the landmark (facing the ocean) and housing behind...More

Thank dyethesky
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Enter if you dare, the city is fenced and marked no trespassing by you can find holes in the fence if you want in. Other than the graffiti there is not much to see other than chunks of concrete left over from the foundations before...More

Thank 707clayg
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