Irvine, city, Orange county, southern California, U.S. Adjacent to the city of Santa Ana (northwest), Irvine lies about 40 miles (60 km) southeast of Los Angeles. Originally inhabited by Tongva (or Gabrielino) Indians, the area was explored by Gaspar de Portolá in 1769.
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Irvine This centrally located Orange County city is the perfect home base for shopping, dining, and kid-friendly exploring Irvine’s central location—45 miles from Los Angeles, 85 from San Diego, and 15 minutes from Disneyland Resort —makes it a popular hub for Southern California travellers. But there’s a lot to love right in Irvine proper.
1 Civic Center Plaza Irvine, CA 92606-5207. Phone: 949-724-6000. Mon - Thur 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Irvine, California Charter City  Clockwise from top: Irvine Civic Center, San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary , University of California, Irvine , Balloon ride at Orange County Great Park , "Giant Wheel" at Irvine Spectrum Center
With its dedication to preserving open space, the City of Irvine provides an array of opportunities for outdoor activities and exploration. The City boasts 22 community parks and more than 40 neighborhood parks and special facilities for residents to enjoy. Great Park expands that effort. Find out more by clicking the links below. Services