The four piers of Venice, Ocean Park and Santa Monica can been.  Midway on the Venice Pier you can see the Dragon Slide.  To the right of the Dragon slide is the famous Fun House.  The Fun House has been used in some movies; I donít remember which.  Next to the Fun House was The Flying Circus, six or eight planes which spread their wings when the tower revolved.  It is difficult to see the roller coaster at the foot of the pier.  At the end of the pier you can Windward Avenuie.  The square building of three stories was a bingo parlor which later was turned into the Gas House of the Beatnik generation.   Venice Pier circa 1930

         http://www.westland.net/venicehistory/mapsdocs/venicepier-map.htm  This link will take you away from the Parrot.

 

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