Exposition Park

Explore Exposition Park on a budget with Metro Rail and Metro Bike Share.

Make today a Day to Play! Enjoy a leisurely ride around the neighborhood, dock your Metro Bike Share bike in Exposition Park near Banc of California Stadium, and enjoy some of the many museums and landmarks in this urban oasis. Bring your own lunch and enjoy a picnic in the park.

Exposition Park Destinations

  • Museum of Natural History, Los Angeles -- fee-based admission
  • Exposition Park Rose Garden – free of cost
  • California Science Center – donation-based entry
  • LA Memorial Coliseum – exterior landmark
  • California African American Museum – free admission
  • Lockheed A-12 Trainer Plane Monument – exterior landmark
  • Banc of California Stadium – LAFC home field
  • Jesse Brewer Jr. Park – Small neighborhood green space, perfect for an outdoor picnic

Start/endpoint: Take E Line (Expo) to Expo / Vermont Station, walk to Metro Bike Share Station on Vermont & Exposition

Metro Bike Share Stations along route:

  • Vermont & Exposition
  • University & Hoover
  • 32nd & Figueroa
  • Figueroa & Jefferson
  • Figueroa & McCarthy Way
  • Expo Park/ LAFC

Accessible via Bus and Rail (for assistance in planning your trip, please visit Metro Trip Planner):

  • LADOT Dash: F (Financial District), King East, Leimert/Slauson, Southeast
  • Metro Local and Metro Rapid: Lines 40, 81, 102, 200, 204, 460, 754, 910
  • Metro Rail: Metro E Line (Expo)

Conditions: 2-mile loop, flat, mostly in bike lanes, bikeways, and pedestrian access areas

Directions:

  • Take the Metro E Line (Expo) and exit at Expo / Vermont Station.
  • Walk towards Vermont Ave. Use the pedestrian light to cross W Exposition Blvd. and check out a Metro Bike from the station on Vermont & Exposition.
  • Use the light to cross S. Vermont Ave. and head northbound on Vermont.
  • Right onto Jefferson Blvd.
  • Right onto S Figueroa. Use the protected bike lane.
  • Turn right into the pedestrian path on State Dr. The California African American Museum will be directly on your left.
  • Keep left on the path – the Lockheed Martin A-12 Trainer monument will be directly ahead.
  • Turn right onto the road towards Exposition Park Drive. The California Science Center will be on your right.
  • Turn right onto Bill Robertson Lane.
  • Follow Bill Robertson Lane north, passing the construction site for the upcoming Lucas Museum of Narrative Art. Turn left onto the pedestrian path through Jesse Brewer Jr. Park.
  • Use the pedestrian crosswalk, proceed to the Bike Share Station and be sure to return the bike to a dock. Listen for 3 beeps.

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Take this Ride.

Ready to go for a ride? Plan ahead and purchase a pass online or with the Metro Bike Share mobile app. The 24-Hour Access Pass is perfect for a day of exploring!

Need some riding tips?

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