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The Atlas Obscura Guide To

Hidden California

Discover 866 Fun and Unusual Things to Do in California


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Lady of the Lake Statue
Apr 29

Los Angeles, California

Uncovering Echo Park

Discover the hidden history of one of LA's trendiest neighborhoods.
Apr 30

Reseda, California

Homeward Bound: Pigeon Navigation

Meet a flock of homing pigeons and explore the mystery of bird navigation with the LA Pigeon Club.
Apr 30

Los Angeles, California

Heritage Square Twilight Tour

A rare evening stroll through the living history of Victorian-era Southern California.
The Bachelor Party
May 5

San Francisco, California

The Cats of Louis Wain Painting Night

Create your own fantastic cat portrait while learning about the neuroscience of creativity.
May 6

Julian, California

Warlock Mine and Tunnel Tour

Explore the subterranean world of Southern California's 19th-century mining tunnels.
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May 6

Los Angeles, California

The Lost and Long-Gone Graveyards of Los Angeles

Join writer and Field Agent Hadley Meares as we tour the sites of LA's forgotten burial grounds.
May 6

Los Angeles, California

The Kingdom of Charles F. Lummis

Explore a miniature castle made of river rock at the edge of the Arroyo Seco.
May 6

La Jolla, California

Beyond the Books at Geisel Library

Explore the iconic William Pereira-designed Library situated at the heart of the UC San Diego campus.
May 6

San Francisco, California

The Alternate History of Rincon Center

An interactive fiction/puzzle hunt adventure set in downtown SF.
Mr. Trixter
May 6

Los Angeles, California

Graffiti Feast

A workshop, gourmet dinner, and neighborhood exploration in the heart of the Arts District.
May 6

San Diego, California

California Express at San Diego's Model Railroad Museum

Come ride the express to an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of San Diego's Model Railroad Museum!
May 6

Carson, California

The International Printing Museum

The world's largest collection of vintage printing machinery.

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