Landmarks Walking Tour in Anaheim, Anaheim (Self Guided)

Among the most famous landmarks of Anaheim are churches and historical buildings. This self-guided tour will lead you through the most prominent landmarks of downtown Anaheim.
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Landmarks Walking Tour in Anaheim Map

Guide Name: Landmarks Walking Tour in Anaheim
Guide Location: USA » Anaheim (See other walking tours in Anaheim)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 7
Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.7 km
Author: vickyc
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St. Mary Romanian Orthodox Church

1) St. Mary Romanian Orthodox Church

St. Mary Romanian Orthodox Church is a place where you can see many beautiful Orthodox icons and magnificent wall paintings. There are ornate crosses on the outside made from wood. It has 3 domes topped with crosses. From inside, the domes are painted with Biblical scenes.
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St. Boniface Catholic Church

2) St. Boniface Catholic Church

St. Boniface Catholic Church is a Roman Catholic Church that exhibits a modern and large building. There is a big statue of Saint Boniface at the entrance wall of the building. The main building of the church as well as the adjacent tower are topped with a cross. The architecture of the church is very interesting to look at. This church was opened in 1960. Inside the church you will see magnificent religious paintings on stained glass windows.
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Anaheim First Presbyterian Church

3) Anaheim First Presbyterian Church

Anaheim First Presbyterian Church is the oldest Protestant church in this region of California. The church is 140 years old. Today you can see the building of the church as it was in 1904; from that time it remained unchanged. You will see the old building with spires, the golden cross and the golden inscription on the front wall of the church. It is also the home of Anaheim Presbyterian Children's Center.
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Bethel Baptist Church

4) Bethel Baptist Church

Bethel Baptist Church was established by emigrants from Germany in 1902. At that time Anaheim was a pure German colony. The construction of the church ended in 1927. The building of the church that you will see today is a large, beautiful Baptist church with a dome, bell tower and stained glass windows.
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Kraemer Building

5) Kraemer Building

Kraemer Building features beautiful architecture with many decorations of high craftsmanship. It is a National Historic building now occupied by residential flats and offices. It was constructed in 1924. You will see state-of- the-art amenities in each unit of the building, which carries the name of the builder, Samuel Kraemer. This building was the first tall structure in Anaheim. Samuel Kraemer was a very wealthy man as his land possessed oil.
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Statue of Helena Modjeska

6) Statue of Helena Modjeska

The Statue of Helena Modjeska, a famous Polish actress, is situated in one of the corners of Peason Park. Helena Modjeska emigrated to Anaheim in 1876. The statue is very beautiful and elegant, as was this woman. It dates back to 1935 and depicts Madame Modjeska playing the role of Mary Queen of Scots. There are some other statues near this one.
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Annunciation Byzantine Catholic Church

7) Annunciation Byzantine Catholic Church

Annunciation Byzantine Catholic Church is a very beautiful and decoratively rich Catholic Church in Anaheim. You can see religious art through icons and paintings on the walls and ceiling. The stained glass is also a real work of art. You will recognize the church by a large, dark blue dome topped with a cross. Worship follows the Byzantine Catholic tradition. There is a gift shop.

Walking Tours in Anaheim, California

Create Your Own Walk in Anaheim

Create Your Own Walk in Anaheim

Creating your own self-guided walk in Anaheim is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Anaheim Nightlife Walking Tour

Anaheim Nightlife Walking Tour

Anaheim is a great city for all kinds of entertainment. There are many diverse nightspots throughout the city. You will find sport bars, pubs, clubs with many drinks and good music, both live and played by DJs. Take this self-guided tour to visit the hottest nightspots in Anaheim.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.4 km
Shops and Shopping Areas Walking Tour in Anaheim

Shops and Shopping Areas Walking Tour in Anaheim

Anaheim offers a very interesting shopping experience. There are different shops and markets in the city. You will find many gift shops, craft shops and art shops. This self-guided tour will lead you through the most popular shops and shopping areas in Anaheim.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.7 km
Family Entertainment Walking Tour in Anaheim

Family Entertainment Walking Tour in Anaheim

There are many attractions for families with kids in Anaheim - a city of great and wonderful entertainment. In the northern part of Anaheim, where Buena Park is located, you can spend some exciting time together as a family. There are amusement parks with thrilling slides, playgrounds and water parks. You can visit museums and an interactive restaurant. This self-guided tour will lead you through...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.8 km
Culture Walking Tour in Anaheim

Culture Walking Tour in Anaheim

There are several museums, art galleries and theaters in the city of Anaheim. The museums will tell you about the history of the city and the state. In the art galleries you will see different contemporary arts of local and regional artists. Take this self-guided tour to visit these attractions in Anaheim.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.3 km
Everyday Life Walking Tour in Anaheim

Everyday Life Walking Tour in Anaheim

To better understand the everyday life of people living in Anaheim, you should visit different churches, given the numerous denominations. There is an art gallery where you can meet local artists and of course the amusement area, where people from Anaheim often go with their families. Take this self-guided tour to learn about life in Anaheim.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.3 km

Tips for Exploring City on Foot at Your Own Pace

Whether you are in Anaheim for a quick stopover or have a few days to see the city in more detail, exploring it on foot, at your own pace, is definitely the way to go. Here are some tips for you to save money, see the best Anaheim has to offer, take good care of your feet while walking, and keep your mobile device – your ultimate "work horse" on this trip - well fed and safe.

Taking Care of Your Feet


To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Anaheim, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

Travel Gadgets for Your Mobile Device


Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

For these and other contingencies, here's the list of useful appliances: Portable Charger/External Battery Pack, Worldwide Travel Charger Adapter, Power Converter for International Travel Adapter, and Mobile Device Leash.