homage to Simon Rodia by other artists
Edward Landler and Brad Byer
The Cultural Affairs Department, through the Watts Towers Arts Center,
provides diverse cultural enrichment programming through tours, lectures,
changing exhibits and studio workshops for both teachers and school
children. Each year, thousands of people are attracted to the Towers'
site for the Simon Rodia Watts Towers Jazz Festival and the Watts Towers
Day of the Drum Festival.
For further information on the Watts Towers of Simon Rodia located
at 1761-1765 East 107th Street call the
Cultural Affairs Department (213) 473-8493 or
the Watts Towers Arts Center and tours
call (213) 847-4646 fax (323) 564 7030
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Accommodations for disabilities are available upon 72-hour notice for
department events/programs. Information in alternative formats also
is available upon request.
Call +1 (213) 473-8343 or TDD (213) 473-8339.