Heritage Square station

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Heritage Square
Gold Line 
Heritage Square-Arroyo Station LACMTA.jpg
Location3545 Pasadena Avenue,
Arroyo SecoMontecito Heights,
Los Angeles, California
Coordinates34°05′14″N 118°12′45″W / 34.0871°N 118.2126°W / 34.0871; -118.2126Coordinates: 34°05′14″N 118°12′45″W / 34.0871°N 118.2126°W / 34.0871; -118.2126
Owned byMetro
Line(s)Gold Line Gold Line 
Platforms2 side platforms
Parking129 spaces:
  • 118 free
  • 11 paid reserved
Bicycle facilities4 bike rack spaces
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Statusin service
OpenedJuly 26, 2003; 15 years ago (July 26, 2003)
Previous names
  • French Station
  • Heritage Square/Arroyo
Preceding station   LAMetroLogo.svg Metro Rail   Following station
toward Atlantic
Gold Line
  Future service  
Blue Line

Heritage Square is an at-grade light rail station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system. It is located at the intersection of French Avenue and Pasadena Avenue in the western Montecito Heights neighborhood of Northeast Los Angeles, California; the station is served by the Gold Line.[1]

The station is situated in the lower Arroyo Seco valley between the San Rafael Hills and Mount Washington, it is adjacent to the Arroyo Seco Parkway (Pasadena−110 Freeway).


During the construction and planning stages, Heritage Square station was originally planned to be named French station, after nearby French Avenue, it was one of three stations to be renamed shortly before the line's opening. It was then renamed to Heritage Square/Arroyo for the nearby Heritage Square Museum complex and the Arroyo Seco creek and canyon. Metro now refers to the station by the shorter Heritage Square.

Station layout[edit]

Platform Side platform, doors will open on the right
Southbound Gold Line Gold Line toward Atlantic (Lincoln/Cypress)
Northbound Gold Line Gold Line toward APU/Citrus College (Southwest Museum)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

Metro Rail service[edit]

Gold Line service hours are approximately from 5:00 AM until 12:15 AM daily.[2]

Bus connections[edit]


  1. ^ Station Description Metro Retrieved 2010-05-04.
  2. ^ "Gold Line timetable" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-05-10.

External links[edit]