Downey History Center, 12540 S. Rives Avenue, ☎ +1 562 862-2777, . W, Th, 3rd Sa each month: 10AM-2PM. edit
World's Oldest McDonalds (Historic Speedee McDonald's), 10207 Lakewood Boulevard, ☎ +1 562 622-9248. This is the oldest currently standing McDonald's fast food store. The original 60 foot high sign is also still standing. Both are listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.edit
Downey Museum of Art, 10419 S. Rives Avenue, ☎ +1 562 861-0419, . W: 4PM-7PM; Th-F: 1PM-5PM; Sa: 1PM-5PM. The permanent collection emphasizes the artwork of Southern California.edit
Close to You and Only Just Begun, 8388 5th Street. Karen and Richard Carpenter used to own these two apartment buildings located across from each other.edit
Downey Symphony, ☎ +1 562 403-2944 (email@example.com), . $10-$35. edit The symphony presents four concerts each season, three concerts at the Downey Civic Theatre and one free concert in Furman Park.
Stonewood Center, (on the northeast quadrant of the Lakewood/Firestone intersection), . Anchored by JCPenney, Kohl's, Macy's, Macy's Home Store, and Sears.edit
Downey Landing (located on southeast quadrant of Lakewood/Stewart & Gray) Major retailers include: Best Buy, Old Navy, Marshall's, Bally Total Fitness, Bed, Bath & Beyond, DSW Shoe Warehouse, PetSmart, Pier 1 Imports, Ross Dress for Less, Staples, and Verizon Wireless.