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- 98%Family Travelers
- 64%Local Culture
- 58%Outdoor Enthusiasts
- 57%Budget Travelers
- 54%Nightlife Lovers
- 54%History Buffs
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- Santa Monica PierMember ofLocal CultureOutdoor EnthusiastsBudget Travelers+ 11Nov 06, 2013
It's hard to beat a full amusement park with a seaside setting, which is exactly what you'll find at this L.A. landmark. Get an all-day pass if you plan on staying for long, as individual tickets can get expensive pretty quickly.
- Santa Monica PierMember ofStudentsBackpackersOct 26, 2013
Tons of dining options, entertainment, rides, and novelty - this place is a carnival and a stip mall all in one. There's no shortage of things to do, and the only drawback is the crowds - worst in summer and on weekends. It's a great outing for the whole family, despite the parking fee.
- Santa Monica PierOct 20, 2013
Santa Monica Pier is a gorgeous lookout point. We rode bikes there from Venice Beach and hauled them up onto the pier to stroll around. It was a bit cumbersome, but we had fun. I loved the area, but it's PACKED crowded.Recommended for
- Santa Monica PierMember ofLocal CultureOutdoor EnthusiastsFoodies+ 2Oct 02, 2013
The pier has gone through several incarnations. The current pier retains a vestige of its history with the still functioning 1916 Loof Carousel and its fifty-six, hand carved, wooden horses. This was the "Chicago Carousel" seen in the movie The Sting. The pier and the carousel have also been the location for numerous other movies including Inside Daisy Clover and They Shoot Horses, Don't They?Recommended for
- Santa Monica PierMember ofOutdoor EnthusiastsBudget TravelersFamily Travelers+ 1Sep 13, 2013
Great place to go with the kids! Weekends are really crowded, but that is when all the good stuff is open, walk all the way to the end of the pier for a really nice view and good seagull photo ops.
- Santa Monica Pier
- Santa Monica Pier
Address:321 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA, United States
Total Reviews:171 Reviews
Open Hours:Hours vary