San Pedro, California: Korean Friendship Bell

Clang, clang, Korea wants to be friends with America. And in the same park are famous basketball courts seen in movies and TV commercials.

Address:
S. Gaffey St., San Pedro, CA
Directions:
South end of the city, where W. 37th St. dead-ends at S. Gaffey St.
Admission:
Free
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Pacific sunset.

Korean Friendship Bell

Beautiful view of the Pacific. Also Catalina Island.

[Rocky, 12/03/2014]

Squint hard enough and you can almost see... hey there! Thanks for the Bell!

Friendship Bell.

Korean Friendship Bell

I've gone to this park for years. The bell was a gift from Korea during America's bicentennial as a sign of friendship. Also, the basketball court next to the parking lot has been in many scenes in movies and TV commercials. I remember a Sprite commercial with Kobe Bryant was filmed there back in the day!

[Irwin & Victorina, 07/24/2013]

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