As part of the nation’s busiest port complex, Los Angeles Harbor has seen countless celebrities and famous ships come and go. But the harbor has welcomed its share of United States Presidents as well.
Past Presidents have built houses, marshaled parades, and inspected troops. Whether on official business or a much-needed vacation, for several past Presidents the road to the White House has carried them through Los Angeles Harbor.
Visit this new exhibit and find out: Which future Presidents appeared at the Fishermens’ Fiesta? Who was the star of a parade on Pacific Avenue? Who had a long-tailed parrot as an admirer?
Take a look back at Past Presidents in Port and learn some new and surprising facts!