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Dearly Departed Tours

6603 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90038
+1 855-600-3323
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Dearly Departed: The Tragic History Tour of Los Angeles
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Murders, Deaths, Scandals and fun things happened all over Los Angeles. But it's light hearted. Promise. Dearly Departed Tours is a 3 hour tour of the Deathstyles of the Rich and Famous. Legends from Mae West and Bela Lugosi, to Whitney Houston and Michael Jackson. With a side of Hugh Grant and Chris Brown and Rihanna thrown in for good measure. "Creepy, Hilarious, but not for kids or the prissy." - Lonely Planet Also available, The Helter Skelter Tour - based solely on the Manson Murders. Join Scott Michaels, the host of the documentary, The Six Degrees of Helter Skelter will unravel this bizarre time in American History. American Horror Story based their "Eternal Darkness Tour" on us and we've been featured in Anthony Bourdain's The Layover, E! 20 Most Horrifying Hollywood Murders and The Girls Next Door. Hundreds of unedited positive reviews online, Tripatini, Yelp, Yahoo Travel and Tripadvisor. *** Because of our recent move, the MUSEUM is closed until mid to late April.
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6603 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90038
+1 855-600-3323

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We took this tour over the weekend and it was hands down the best one I've been on! I have taken many of these ghost/crime/history tours in many cities and each time left feeling dissatisfied due to the tour and guides being corny and a...More

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Thank ashlynt25
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ok..... so... first of all, the things you wanna see will be broken into different tours... inconvenient. The museum? A tree branch from the tree of palo walker, a pebble from a grave.... you get my point. Cheesy! Now, for my personal experience. I'm from...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I've been a fan of Scott since I was 14, it was a dream of mine to come see his museum and take one of his tours. It was amazing, we had Brian and he was so funny and nice. We got to see the...More

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Thank LabVamp
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very interesting "museum" , mostly dedicated to the Jane Mansfield accident which caused her death. They even have the actual car after the crash. Amazing. The tour itself was ok but the vehicle was so hot , little air conditioning and stuffy .

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Thank 792lauriep
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the Tragical History Tour. Brian was a great tour guide! Fun, funny, informative and oh so entertaining! You get a lot of bang for your buck on this tour, an absolute highlight of our vacation! Also check out the small museum they...More

Thank CgrrlIdaho
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had visited LA before and seen most of the standard tourist sites, so we're looking for something off the beaten path. This tour fit the bill. Our host Brian took us on a 3-hour joyride of quirky LA facts. A must do.

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Thank Bruce D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently experienced a second tour with Dearly Deprted and it was awesome! So much information in 1 tour. Highly recommend!

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Thank Lianadsg
Reviewed 1 week ago

My mom and I were extremely eager to take this tour when we arrived in SoCal. Our only concern was that we didn't know how many ppl would also be on the tour with us and we were not expecting a lot of ppl to...More

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Thank cristinabzaragoza
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have taken 2 different tours with Dearly Departed Tours, as well as 2 different tour guides. Both the Tragic tour and the Helter Skelter tour were very good. Both guides seemed extremely knowledgeable and great , friendly customer service, 2 great qualities that seem...More

Thank TLB29
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great trip our tour guide was marvelous. He was funny, quirky and well informed couldn't ask for anything more. Try it you'll like it!

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Hollywood undoubtedly conjures up images of movie
stars and high-end lifestyles, and to this day,
tourists flock here from around the world to see the
iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame, Chinese Theatre and to
catch a glimpse of the famed Hollywood sign up close.
Celebrity impersonators and crowds give these areas
the feeling of an amusement park while many clubs and
hotels fill up around the weekends for late-night
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John M
26 April 2017|
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Response from DearlyDeparted | Property representative |
Hi John. We visit Westwood Memorial Park on the tour. It's a tiny cemetery with a lot of A-Listers. Marilyn, Natalie Wood, Farrah Fawcett, Dean Martin... Our office is across the street from Hollywood Forever Cemetery... More
31 January 2017|
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Kimberly V
4 October 2016|
Response from Ashayam | Reviewed this property |
I called the business at their local number (323) 466-3696 and spoke with Brian. He said they recently changed numbers because they changed their ticketing company, and apparently not everything has been updated yet... More