New York Subway System Completed: The subway system was completed and opened for business on October 27, 1904. The price to ride was a nickel and 150,000 stood in line to take a ride on the first subway train.
Free public tours of the iconic Times Building and the newspaper’s printing facility in downtown Los Angeles are available a few times a month. Reservations are required and participants must be at least 8 years of age. We allow photography but no recording of the tour . There is a cafeteria at The Times you may visit after the tour, and all Times facilities are accessible for individuals with disabilities.