Entries by EPHS

Join us on Friday for the Jensen’s sign relighting!

Please join us on Friday, October 27  to watch and celebrate the relighting of the historic sign at the top of the landmark Jensen’s Recreation Center.  (Please see the updated ceremony schedule at the bottom of this post) The 28-foot-high animated rooftop sign made up of 1,300 red, green and white light bulbs depicts a bowler […]

Jensen’s Recreation Center sign to shine once again!

Please join us on Friday, October 27  to watch and celebrate the relighting of the historic sign at the top of the landmark Jensen’s Recreation Center. The 28-foot-high animated rooftop sign made up of 1,300 red, green and white light bulbs depicts a bowler throwing a strike. It is believed to be the only sign of […]

Take a step up on the Echo Park Stairway Tour — CANCELLED!

The Echo Park Historical Society’s Stairway Walking Tour that had been scheduled for Saturday, July 15 and Sunday  July 16 has been CANCELLED! However, the historical society will be hosting walking tours of the Echo Park Lake area on the same days. Please click here for details.  The tours will coincide with the  37th Annual Lotus Festival at Echo […]

Donate now or purchase a membership to support Echo Park history!

Get a tax deduction by making a year-end donation to the Echo Park Historical Society. Your donation will help us promote awareness of neighborhood history and support historic preservation efforts. You can also support our efforts by becoming a member (or renewing your membership) for as little $15 a year. Click or tap here to […]