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Vibrant Westwood is an active, affluent community located in Los Angeles, California. This neighborhood includes the University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA) and the popular Westwood Village, a pedestrian-friendly shopping area. Westwood is south of Sunset Boulevard and north of Santa Monica Boulevard and includes the Los Angeles National Cemetery and the Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery, where many celebrities are buried.
Home to a young population of college students, Westwood has an active nightlife, several art galleries, restaurants and coffee shops, and theaters. The Bruin Theater, built in 1937, is located here, as well as the Fox Theater with its 170-foot white tower. These and other historic landmarks make Westwood an interesting and exciting place to live. The Hammer is a trendy museum featuring a large collection of impressionist and modern art, and it also contains the Billy Wilder Theater.