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Capitol Records Building

Capitol Records moved its headquarters from Hollywood to the Glendale area of Los Angeles. The new Capitol Records Building, was designed by architect Welton Becket and was inaugurated in 1956. The building was located at West Jefferson Boulevard and North Brand Boulevard in Glendale.

The Capitol Records Building was a five-story reinforced-concrete structure measuring 235 feet by 107 feet. It had a central atrium measuring 23 feet by 50 feet and a frontage of 230 feet on West Jefferson Boulevard. The building had a parking garage on the ground floor and eight stores on the upper stories.

6.6 km away

Dodger Stadium

Dodger Stadium Glendale, located in Glendale, California, is the home of the Los Angeles Dodgers. The first game at Dodger Stadium was a classic between two powerful teams - the Dodgers and the Giants. The renovation project included new concourses, clubhouses for both teams, updated bathrooms and concessions areas as well as enhanced video and audio capabilities for fans.

The stadium also features a state-of-the-art roof that helps to keep fans cool during hot summer days and warm during cold winter months. Fans can also enjoy views of downtown Los Angeles from seats in the outfield.

7.5 km away

Dolby Theater

Dolby Theater Glendale is a premiere theater located in Glendale, California. Opened in November of 2001, the theater seats 3,400 guests and features Dolby Atmos surround sound. The theater was designed by the architectural firm The Gensler Group and has won numerous awards for its design.

The theater's exterior is made of concrete and glass with an aluminum roof. The lobby features a bar and conference facilities. The auditorium itself features wall-to-wall carpeting, leather chairs, and curtains that can be opened to allow natural light into the theater.

The theater screens a variety of films including new releases as well as classics. Previous guests have included George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Minnie Driver, and Reese Witherspoon.

7.6 km away

Universal Studios Hollywood

Universal Studios Hollywood Glendale is home to some of the world's most popular attractions, including The Universal Orlando Resort, Universal Studios Japan, and Universal Studios Hollywood. The theme park includes rides such as King Kong 360 3D, Fast & Furious - Supercharged, Despicable Me Minion Mayhem, Jurassic Park - The Ride, and Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey. There are also plenty of family-friendly attractions available such as Jurassic World - The Ride, Minion Mayhem Express, and Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated.

7.9 km away

Melrose Avenue

The heart of Glendale is Melrose Avenue. This wide street is home to a variety of shops, including clothing stores, beauty salons, and cafes. The avenue is also full of restaurants, including some of the city's best known establishments. The street has a vibrant atmosphere that makes it a great place to walk or bike.

8.8 km away

Rose Bowl Stadium

The Rose Bowl Stadium in Glendale, California, officially known as the University of California, Los Angeles Memorial Stadium, is a football stadium located in the South Central neighborhood of Glendale, in Los Angeles County, California. It has been the home of the UCLA Bruins football team since 1919 and was also the home of the NFL's Los Angeles Rams from 1946 to 1979. The Rose Bowl Stadium has an official seating capacity of 90,888.

The stadium was originally built in 1922 and underwent several expansions over the years including a new north grandstand in 1950 and a new south grandstand in 1968. The project added new luxury boxes, club seats, and suites as well as updated restrooms and concession areas. In addition, a new LED video screen was installed at the east end of the stadium and a state-of-the-art audio system was put into place.

9.6 km away

L.A. Live

Los Angeles Live Glendale is the newest venue in the city of Glendale, California. It is located on Glendale Boulevard near Brand Boulevard. The venue has a capacity of 3,500 and features a large stage with a retractable roof and a large LED screen. A variety of events are held at L.A. Live Glendale including concerts, conventions, and sporting events.

10.2 km away

Microsoft Theater

The Microsoft Theater Glendale is a theater located in Glendale, California. It was opened in 2007 and seats up to 7,100 people. The theater has multiple theaters that can be used for different events such as concerts, theater productions, and movies.

10.3 km away

Petersen Automotive Museum

The Petersen Automotive Museum is a fascinating place that showcases some of the most iconic cars and trucks ever made. It is one of the best automotive museums in the country, and it's well worth a visit for anyone interested in automotive history.

The museum has an impressive collection of cars and trucks dating back to the early days of the automobile. Visitors can explore exhibits dedicated to different eras of automotive history, from early vehicles to modern classics.

The Petersen Automotive Museum is also home to one of the world's largest collections of vintage racing cars. This unique collection includes race cars from famous events like the Indianapolis 500 and Formula 1 races.

11.9 km away

California Institute of Technology

California Institute of Technology Glendale is a private research university located in the City of Glendale, California. The campus spans over 1,600 acres, making it one of the largest campuses in the United States. Caltech has been cited as one of the world's leading universities for its research and development capabilities. The university has a total enrollment of around 6,000 students.

Caltech's faculty members are among the most respected in the country, with Nobel laureates and members of the National Academy of Sciences among their ranks. In addition to its traditional scientific disciplines, Caltech also offers a wide range of programs in arts, humanities, and social sciences. Some of Caltech's most famous alumni include physicist Richard Feynman, mathematician John Nash, and computer scientist Allen Newell.

13.1 km away

The Tropico Motel is an excellent, budget-friendly accommodation that provides easy access to the city's most sought after attractions; book this Glendale hotel today!


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