Southwest Museum station

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Southwest Museum
Gold Line 
Location 4600 Marmion Way,
Mount Washington,
Los Angeles, California
Coordinates 34°05′54″N 118°12′24″W / 34.0983°N 118.2067°W / 34.0983; -118.2067Coordinates: 34°05′54″N 118°12′24″W / 34.0983°N 118.2067°W / 34.0983; -118.2067
Owned by Metro
Line(s) Gold Line Gold Line 
Platforms 1 center platform
Tracks 2
Construction
Parking none
Bicycle facilities 6 bike rack spaces
Disabled access Yes
Other information
Status in service
History
Opened July 26, 2003; 15 years ago (July 26, 2003)
Services
Preceding station   LAMetroLogo.svg Metro Rail   Following station
toward Atlantic
Gold Line

Southwest Museum is an at-grade light rail station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system. It is located near the intersection of Marmion Way at Museum Drive in the Mount Washington neighborhood of Northeast Los Angeles, California. The station is served by the Gold Line.[1]

The station is named after the historic Southwest Museum which is located a short walk up from the station on Museum Drive.[2] This station features an enhanced architectural design, called Highland Park Gateway, created by artists Teddy Sandoval and Paul Polubinskas.

Station layout[edit]

Platform Southbound Gold Line Gold Line toward Atlantic (Heritage Square)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Northbound Gold Line Gold Line toward APU/Citrus College (Highland Park)

Metro Rail service[edit]

Gold Line service hours are approximately from 5:00 AM until 12:15 AM daily.[3]

Landmarks[edit]

Bus connections[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Station Description Metro Retrieved 2010-05-04.
  2. ^ "Watercolors by WPA Artist Evelyn H. Nadeau on view at the Southwest Museum" (November 29, 1999) Traditional Fine Arts Organization, Inc.
  3. ^ "Gold Line timetable" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-05-10.
  4. ^ Friends of the Southwest Museum
  5. ^ Los Angeles City Department of Recreation and Parks: Carlin G. Smith Recreation Center
  6. ^ KCET Departures program: "Highland Park, Casa de Adobe"
  7. ^ Los Angeles City Department of Recreation and Parks: Ramona Hall Community Center
  8. ^ Los Angeles City Department of Recreation and Parks: Sycamore Grove Park

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