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Pershing Square

Boundaries are South Hill St, South Olive St, West Sixth St, and West Fifth St, Los Angeles, CA 90015
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good39%
  • Average32%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
6 days ago
“Not what it used to be”
2 weeks ago
“Nothing special about it”
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Boundaries are South Hill St, South Olive St, West Sixth St, and West Fifth St, Los Angeles, CA 90015
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Pershing Square is an interesting place to visit and watch all of the folks both employed and otherwise. It used to have lots of grass but now it is mostly concrete with a few plantings but it occupies a special place in front of the...More

Thank buffalojim67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pershing Square has nothing special. It has an average park and the only useful thing is that it has a metro station.

Thank AntoNic7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pershing square is just a nice park that is in the middle of downtown and situated next to a couple places such as Grand Central Market or other restaurants. It is pretty average.

Thank AlexBTraveler
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Small park area in the middle of downtown but mainly occupied by the homeless when we walked through. I wouldn't go out of my way to see the place.

Thank newspapertaxi
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Nothing to see here but homeless people and ugly concrete. It's not really even an attraction. Felt unsafe and held my bag closer to me until I cleared this spot.

Thank CountessChloe
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Nice park area with a fantastic background photo opt. All of the dirtbags and homeless people certainly do bring the place down. It is in a busy location with the Grand Central Marketplace near by for all of it's wonderful food and beverage options.

Thank Ahems
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I went to Pershing square because it was near my hotel, the place had some homeless people walking around and a few people I am would not like to meet on a dark street. I did luck out and see that one day the park...More

Thank NNWSLARRY
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Not sure why this gets good reviews. It's an alright looking urban square surrounded by multiple people asking for money and with a slightly unsafe vibe. All the security on the doors of surrounding businesses are there for a reason - I've never seen security...More

Thank Andyuk100
Reviewed 14 February 2017

One of the most ugly and pitiful urban squares I have ever seen. Most of the trees and plants are dead or dying, Lots of concrete and ugly painted concrete structures. Just a huge dead space surrounded by generally ugly architecture. No one wants to...More

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Google calls this an artsy park with summer activities. Yes there are some aging art pieces and someone flew a wind based piece over part of the park, but the real attraction here is the way the park fits a vital role in the City...More

Thank RichardfromHB
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professionals and hipsters. Many call the evolution of
Downtown over recent years gentrification. New lofts,
bars, hotels and restaurants are popping up regularly.
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Response from Prawet J | Reviewed this property |
It is in the middle in commercial area of the city. It is just another city square in a city. If you have time, it is worth stopping by to see and eat around there. I did not plan to go there myself but was there because of... More
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