Bridget Biddy Mason Memorial Park
333 S Spring Street, Los Angeles
The Biddy Mason memorial park is dedicated to remember the inspiring story of a 19th-century Los Angeles resident. The memorial is a detailed history of Bridget "Biddy" Mason, who was born into slavery in 19th-century and used her freedom to transform the burgeoning city for the better.
Directions: Amtrak San Joaquin riders arriving at Union station can walk 0.9 miles to the memorial. Head southwest on Union Station Walkway, right on Los Angeles Street, left on Main Street, left on Spring Street, and the memorial will be near the Spring Street and 3rd Street intersection.
4225 S Central Ave, Los Angeles
The Dunbar Hotel is at the center of Los Angeles' jazz scene. Well-known artists such as Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Bessie Smith, and others have performed and stayed at the Dunbar Hotel.
Directions: Amtrak San Joaquin riders arriving at Union station can take a quick Uber/Lyft ride to the hotel or catch a ride on the Metro bus.