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Watts Towers

Posted By Alain Gayot On August 11, 2012 @ 7:04 am In Architecture,Los Angeles,Travel | No Comments

Watts Towers in Los Angeles

Watts Towers in Los Angeles


Watts Towers, or Towers of Simon Rodia, is a collection of monumental artwork built by Italian immigrant Simon Rodia in south central Los Angeles. Reaching nearly 100 feet in height, Watts Towers were constructed over a period of 33 years, between 1921 and 1954. His creation was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1990. Check out the following photo gallery of Watts Towers.


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