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The Hollywood Museum

1660 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028-6121
+1 323-464-7776
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The Hollywood Museum, the official museum of Hollywood located in the Historic Max Factor Building, spotlights the Legends of Hollywood with the most extensive collection of authentic Hollywood memorabilia in the World. The museum features four floors of breathtaking exhibits and is the home of more than 10,000 authentic Showbiz Treasures, one-of-a-kind costumes, props, photographs, scripts and vintage collectibles from favorite movies and TV shows. The Hollywood Museum is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
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  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
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1660 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028-6121
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

This is housed in the old Max Factor building and much of the first floor is devoted to making up the artists. The rest id devoted to stars of the past and present. There are 4 floors here and just a plethora of memorabilia from...More

1  Thank Nancy F
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

What an amazing display of the original Batman props and costumes . Had the car and motorcycle from the show ! Parking nearby for $10 and Hollywood Blvd right around the corner

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

Honestly didn't expect to like this place so much... I felt almost like if we didn't come here, we may have not experienced how Hollywood has become, from Marilyn Monroe's make-up set to costumes, to costumes from Harry Potter, and even drama series like The...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Surprisingly, this museum is filled with 4 stories of very interesting memorabilia. In particular, Marilyn Monroe's clothing, photos, even her prescription pill bottle is in here. Max Factor had special make-up for women deepening on their hair color and you can visit each room. If...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is a must place visit for locals and visitors alike! My favorite room had to be of I Love Lucy and the artifacts from the set! The vintage TV replica played a loop of "vitameatavegamin" and boy was it funny to watch! No matter...More

1  Thank Christopher F
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

This place is just packed with recent and historic Hollywood memorabilia. Everything from make-up, costumes, posters, including audio and visual recordings. Make sure to check out the "dungeon" for horror film buffs and upstairs for Marilyn Monroe. We've been here several times and there is...More

2  Thank Joyce B
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Just went to the Hollywood Museum for the first time for the opening reception of their Batman 66 exhibit! What a wonderfully curated exhibition! House in the old Max Factor building, the museum is a lesson in Hollywood history! Original props spanning all of Hollywood...More

1  Thank Barbara M
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

One of the beat attraction in Hollywood. This museum is a very history on Cinema. Must see for Cinema lovers. Very recommended.

1  Thank João G
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

The main floor is devoted to Max Factor and those "stars"--particularly Marilyn Monroe and Lucille Ball--who had something to do w/ the make-up as is fitting as the musuem is located in the former Max Factor building. The rest of that floor is taken up...More

1  Thank tencatdaddy
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

The last time we were here we tried to go but it was the early part of the week and they are closed. In a town that has produced a lot of history, they don't seem very interested in preserving it. This is one of...More

3  Thank Skip59716
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Response from Barbara M | Reviewed this property |
We spent more time there the first time because we were there for an event. 90 minutes would have been enough time if no event
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AliLeeSamDaniel
22 March 2018|
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Response from BrettSOk68 | Reviewed this property |
Wednesday to Sunday 10am to 5pm shut Mondays and Tuesdays if you called on there Monday or Tuesday that's most probably why there was no answer. Hope you enjoy it as I will be going back as there is so much to see lots of... More
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Diane G
18 January 2018|
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Response from AbsolutWallStreet | Reviewed this property |
We generally stick with Metro. Hollywood & Highland Red Line station is nearby. Or as other have said, Uber, or the Hollywood & Highland garage.
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