Promenade at Downey has become Downey’s new community hot spot and tourist destination, merging retail, dining, and entertainment with a one-of-a-kind walk through history. Designed with a sleek architectural nod to Downey’s aerospace roots, Promenade at Downey site was once the proud home to a division of NASA and later a special effects movie studio. A museum and historical walk take visitors and the community on a tour of the area’s rich history. This mixed-use retail development features an assortment of premiere retail.
Cinemark Downey & XD,
Historical Archive Museum,
Outdoor cafés and restaurants,
Open spaces for events,
Honoring Downey’s historical connection to the NASA space program and motion picture production, the history walk is a self-guided tour through the property’s entertainment court. Reading stations and in-ground medallions representing space missions and blockbuster films tell the story of Downey’s contributions to air/space exploration and eye-popping movie making.