Spouse and Guest Program

City Summit 2018 will be held in Los Angeles, California. As delegates participate in four-days of programming focused on strengtheningĀ America’s cities and towns, City Summit also offers tours for a spouse and guests.Ā  Tours will feature five exciting options to get out and experience a bit of Los Angeles.


Wednesday, November 7, 2018

12:00 PM - 3:00 AM

Spouse/Guest Tour: The Huntington Library and Gardens

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The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens is a collections-based research and educational institution serving scholars and the general public. Attendees may visit the gardens, museums, exhibits, and have lunch in one of the outlets or shop in the gift shop. If you wish to experience afternoon tea in the Rose Garden Tea Room, you can make that reservation in advance online or by phone here.

Departure: Buses leave the Los Angeles Convention Center at 11:30 am
Return: Buses leave the Huntington at 3:30 pm

Thursday, November 8, 2018

9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Spouse/Guest Tour: The Getty Center, Los Angeles

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The Getty Center includes both permanent and seasonal exhibitions in Art, Photography, Architecture and Gardens. Outlets are available to purchase lunch or for shopping. Attendees may visit the gardens, museum, exhibits or have lunch during this all-day tour.

Departure: Buses will depart the LA Convention Center at 9:00 am and arrive at the Getty around 10:00 am.
Return: Buses will depart the Getty Center at 3:00 pm

Friday, November 9, 2018

9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Spouse/Guest Tour: Eat Your Heart Out! Downtown Los Angeles Food Tour

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Taste the flavors of Downtown Los Angeles - a neighborhood boasting of delicious ethnic eats, fascinating culinary history and incredibly captivating architecture. The Cultural Food Tour includes the Grand Central Market, Bradbury Building, and historic Biltmore Hotel.

Departure: Walking tour departs the LA Convention Center at 9:30 a.m.
Return: Walking tour will head back to the LA Convention Center at 2:30 p.m.

10:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Spouse/Guest Tour: Griffith Park and Observatory

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Griffith Park and Observatory is over 4,210 acres of both natural chapparal-covered terrain and landscaped parkland and picnic areas. The Griffith Observatory has three (3) Planetarium shows each day.

Departure: Buses will depart from the LA Convention Center at 10:00 a.m.
Return: Buses will depart at 2:00 p.m.