Explore the Washington Heights section of Echo Park this weekend

Washington Heights map fragment

Join us for the Echo Park Historical Society’s Washington Heights Walking Tour at 11 am on Saturday, April 29. Learn about the history of the Washington Heights Tract in Echo Park, one of the oldest commercial districts along Sunset  Boulevard.  See architectural traces of Echo Park as the Wild West while you hear tales of corrupt LAPD detectives chasing Mexican anarchists. Discover early Los Angeles boosterism and the silent film era in Edendale. 

Meet at the corner of Reservoir and Alvarado next to the Church. Free for members, $5 for non-members. For more information email ephs@historicechopark.org.