Wilshire/La Brea station

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Wilshire/La Brea
Purple Line 
Subway construction on Wilshire at La Brea 2019.jpg
Location5300 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, California 90036
Coordinates34°3′45″N 118°20′40″W / 34.06250°N 118.34444°W / 34.06250; -118.34444Coordinates: 34°3′45″N 118°20′40″W / 34.06250°N 118.34444°W / 34.06250; -118.34444
Owned byMetro
Line(s)Purple Line Purple Line 
Platforms1 center platform
Bicycle facilitiesTBD
Disabled accessYes
Other information
StatusUnder construction
Preceding station   LAMetroLogo.svg Metro Rail   Following station
Purple Line

Wilshire/La Brea is an under-construction heavy-rail subway station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system and is slated to open in early 2023. It will be served by the Purple Line. [1][2][3]

Station layout[edit]

Currently under construction with a completion date of 2023. Station Box dug out completed. TBM's launched here east to Wilshire/Western station. Then returned and launched west to Wilshire/Fairfax station.


El Rey Theater
Maurice and Paul Marciano Art Foundation
Consulate of Spain
Spanish Broadcasting System Inc.
SAG-AFTRA Foundation


  1. ^ Boxley, Brittany. “Plans Announced to Extend the Purple Line”. © USC Annenberg, 2012. News Program. Annenberg TV News. 13 Nov 2012.
  2. ^ Brightwell, Eric. “Exploring the Planned Course of the Metro Purple Line Extension”. © KCETLink, 2012. News Program. KCET. 28 Aug 2012.
  3. ^ Braymer, Noel T. . “LA Busy Building over 35 Miles of New Rail Transit over the Next 10 Years.”. © Rail Passenger Association of California & Nevada, 2012. Newsletter. RailPAC. 8 Dec 2012.

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