The Most Iconic Signs in Los Angeles

Obvious as it may be, there simply is no sign in the entire city of Los Angeles, and perhaps even the entire world, that is more recognizable and iconic than the Hollywood sign. This sign was first erected on California’s Mt. Lee in 1923 in order to advertise the housing development built in the neighborhood below. Originally, this famous sign actually read “Hollywoodland” as that was the name of the development in question.