Nestled in Downey, CA. is one of the original McDonald locations still in all its original glory, complete with the famous Golden Arches. This McDonald location was the 3rd location to open in California on August 18, 1953. It is now a historical landmark that is still a fully functional location and also a museum. It is the oldest operating McDonalds location in the country.
The oldest McDonalds is located at 10207 Lakewood Blvd, Downey,CA. Cross street is Florence.