Looking through the park’s past and present

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View this photo gallery that has several pictures showing what certain areas of the park looked like more than 50 years ago, and what they look like today.

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“Mama” – Still a staple of MacArthur Park

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Mama’s Hot Tamales Cafe is a staple of Mac Arthur Park in Los Angeles. Tucked on the corner of West 7th Street and South Lake Street, the exterior’s bright colors invite customers in for some good food served with a side of culture. Walk in and you’re immediately greeted by a smiling “Mama.” She's been there since the 90s, and has seen the park transform from unsafe to home.

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