Art & Eats along the Metro Gold Line
Metro Gold Line train





Sierra Madre Villa Allen Lake Memorial Park
Del Mar Fillmore South Pasadena Highland Park
Southwest Museum Heritage Square Lincoln Cypress Chinatown
Little Tokyo Pico/Aliso Mariachi Plaza Soto
Indiana Maravilla East L.A. Civic Atlantic

The Gold Line is the Los Angeles "Culture Line"


The Metro Gold Line could easily be called the "Culture Line" for greater Los Angeles. There are six fascinating museums within easy walking distance of its stations. Additionally, each station has its own unique works of art, some of which are shown below. 

For most of its length the Metro Gold Line runs above ground giving passengers views of dozens of Los Angeles neighborhoods--from Union Station downtown to eastern Pasadena, from Little Tokyo to East L.A.

Gold Line Allen Station Grill detail

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A detail of 20 ft. high grill on the facade of the Allen Station. Tower art over a stairwell at the Del Mar Station in Pasadena Ceramic and iron "angels" soar above the Southwest Museum Station.
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Detail of one of many murals at the Mariachi Plaza Gold Line Station

The oldest church in Los Angeles is about a block away from Union Station "California Poppies" serve
as the shelter at the
East L.A. Civic Center Station. 

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Graffiti art inside PMCA near the Memorial Park Station Life masks of Angelenos line the shelter roof at the Pico Aliso Station. The Walking Man sculpture in the
South Pasadena Station

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