An A-Z List of L.A.’s Most Instagrammable Spots

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Have you ever considered just how valuable Instagram is for previewing a Los Angeles destination before you ever step foot outside your door?

Well, we’ve created an A-Z list of L.A.’s most Instagrammable spots for you to explore, whether your goal is to chase sunsets or uncover oddities and angles of our city you might otherwise have missed.


Just click on any of the locations below and you’ll view a hashtag that’s full of Instagrams that other L.A. explorers have already taken. Our goal is that by browsing these galleries you will be inspired to check out parts of Los Angeles you didn’t even know about before… and maybe even take a few photos of your own.

Of course a list like this is never going to be ‘complete’ so if we missed your favorite spots then be sure to let us know in the comments section below.

That said, if/when you do check out some of the places below, be sure to tag us @WeLikeLA and/or use #WeLikeLA on Instagram.

Happy exploring!

[RELATED: An A-Z List of Cool Stuff to Do in L.A.]


Abalone Cove Shoreline Park
Abbot Kinney Boulevard
Ace Hotel in DTLA (Rooftop)
Adamson House
Amoeba Music
Angels Flight
The Arts District
The Automobile Driving Museum


Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook
Ballona Creek
BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir
Barnsdall Park
The Bat Caves
Baxter Stairs (The top)
Blue Ribbon Garden at the Walt Disney Concert Hall
Binocular Building
Bowers Museum
The Bradbury Building


Cabrillo Marine Aquarium
California Science Center
Capitol Records Building
Carroll Ave
Case Study House #22
Chandelier Tree
Clutter’s Park
Colorado Street Bridge


Descanso Gardens
Dodgers Stadium
Dominguez Rancho Adobe


Eames House
Earl Burns Miller Japanese Garden
Echo Park Lake
Eaton Canyon
Egyptian Theatre
El Matador Beach
El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument
Elysian Park
Ennis House
Exposition Park Rose Garden


Ferndell Nature Museum at Griffith Park Farmers Market
Fort MacArthur


Gamble House
The Getty Center
The Getty Villa
Grand Central Market
Grand Park
Greek Theatre
Greystone Mansion
Griffith Park
The Grove
The Great Wall of Los Angeles


Hollyhock House
The Hollywood Sign
Hollywood Pantages Theatre
The Hollywood Bowl
Hilltop Park
Hsi Lai Temple
Huntington Library Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Hollywood Walk of Fame
Hotel Erwin


In-N-Out Burger (Westchester Location)
International Chess Park (Santa Monica)


Japanese American National Museum
The Japanese Garden


The Korean Bell of Friendship
Kyoto Garden atop the Double Tree Hilton


La Brea Tar Pits
L.A. Live
The Last Bookstore
Levitated Mass
Little Tokyo District
Little Ethiopia
Little India (Artesia)
Los Angeles Central Library
Los Angeles City Hall
Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Los Angeles Flower District
Los Angeles Times Building
Los Liones Canyon
Llano del Rio Ruins


The Magic Castle
Malibu Creek State Park
Malibu Lagoon State Beach
Manhattan Beach Pier
Melrose Avenue
Melrose Trading Post
Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden
Mishe Mokwa Trail to Sandstone Peak
The Mosaic Tile House
Mullholand Drive
Murphy Ranch


Natural History Museum
Nethercutt Collection
Nick Metropolis
Norton Simon Museum


Ocean Trails by Trump National Golf Course
The Old LA Zoo
Old Chinatown Central Plaza
Old Trapper’s Lodge
Oldest McDonald’s restaurant (in Downey)
Olvera Street


Paramount Ranch
Playa Del Rey (abandoned ship)
Pershing Square
Petersen Automotive Museum
Pink’s Hot Dogs
Point Dume
Point Vicente Lighthouse
Port’s O’ Call Village
Port of Los Angeles


The Queen Mary (in Long Beach)


Randy’s Donuts
RAT Beach
Robertson Boulevard
Rodeo Drive
Rosie’s Dog Beach
Runyon Canyon


Santa Anita Park
Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica Stairs
Self Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine Temple
Shakespeare Bridge
The Shambala Preserve
Shoreline Village at Rainbow Harbor
Silver Lake Reservoir
Sixth Street Viaduct (dtla)
South Coast Botanic Garden
Spadena House aka The Witch’s House
The Standard in DTLA (Rooftop)
Sunken City
Sweet Candy


TCL Chinese Theatre
Temescal Canyon Gateway Park
Theme Building (at LAX)
Third Street Promenade
Time Travel Mart
Tongva Park
Travel Town Museum


Union Station
Universal City Overlook
Urban Light (LACMA)


Vanalden Cave
Vasquez Rocks
Venice Beach Boardwalk 
Venice Canals
Vincent Thomas Bridge
Vista Hermosa Natural Park
Virginia Robinson Gardens


Wacko Soap Plant

Wayfarers Chapel
Whimsic Alley


If you have any ideas… 🙂


Yamashiro Hollywood


Zen Center of Los Angeles
Zuma Beach

We know we didn’t hit everything (yet) on the above list. If you know of a cool spot and/or hashtag we should include feel free to comment below or you can even email us at [email protected].


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