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CHL No. 145 Avila Adobe - Los Angeles


NO. 145 AVILA ADOBE - This adobe house was built ca. 1818 by Don Francisco Avila, alcalde (mayor) of Los Angeles in 1810. Used as Commodore Robert Stockton's headquarters in 1847, it was repaired by private subscription in 1929-30 when Olvera Street was opened as a Mexican marketplace. It is the oldest existing house in Los Angeles.


10 Olvera Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012-- El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historic Monument
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AVILA ADOBE/VISITORS' CENTER: Monday thru Sunday 9:00am to 4:00pm Free Admission

NO. 145 AVILA ADOBE - Private Plaque