Chapman Market History

With 1929 Spanish Colonial revival architecture, handsome wrought iron fences and art deco touches, you can sense Chapman Market’s history as you walk through it.

Chapman Market opens

Chapman Market opens as Chapman Park Market

Snapshot: June 1929

Chapman Park Market opens to great fanfare

Building named a monument

The building is named a Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument

Market is restored

The building is restored to include second story offices, while preserving one of the finest examples of Spanish Revival architecture in LA

Comprehensive Renovation

The structure is given a comprehensive renovation by The Ratkovich Company and architect Brenda Levin

Koreatown special graphics district

The City of Los Angeles designates Koreatown a special graphics district

New owner purchases Chapman Market