This site hosted racing and gambling until 1909, when concerned citizens had it recreated as a 'cultural center'. The museum kept fine art, while the rose garden hid wonders such as a sphere-within-a-sphere celestial model, or 'armillary sphere'.
Events of L.A. Noire
Rusty Galloway and Cole Phelps are directed here after reading a poem written by a mass murder suspect, and must find the next note by navigating through the hedge maze and looking around the sphere during the Homicide case The Quarter Moon Murders.
- A badge in the Badge Pursuit Challenge can be found here. Enter the right driveway and (north) parking lot, the badge is down a path left of the parking lot.
- This landmark can be entered by the player. It has an unusually detailed interior, featuring digitized reproductions of actual paintings.
- Note: The museum closes at night, but can still be entered by a backdoor, which is at the top of a small flight of metal stairs, directly behind the entrance to the hedge maze.
- In the Remastered Editions of the game you are not able to use the Photo Mode around the hedge maze