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We've set up this space where members of the Little Tokyo community could share information, thoughts, ideas, and opinions about the Little Tokyo neighborhood, it's people, politics, culture/history, businesses, and events.


Little Tokyo's Aoyama Tree

The Aoyama Tree located on the edge of the Japanese American National Museum courtyard was declared a City Cultural Historic Monument in May of this year.

The dedication ceremony and a bit of Little Tokyo history will be featured on Huell Howser's "California Gold" on Monday, October 20th at 7:30 P.M. and on Thursday, November 20th at 7:30 P.M. on KCET, channel 28.

Please see the tree's history and dedication ceremony in Nikkei Album, created by Fiona Potter.