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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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1660 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028-6121
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

The old Max Factor Building in downtown Hollywood is a nice visit all by itself. Now fill it with everything from Ruby Slippers to the Hillbilly's truck mov'n to Beverly. Plan on at least 3 hours and if your wife is like mine, 5 hours...More

Thank Ken S
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Reviewed 11 June 2016

This museum collects mainly Hollywood classic items. such as the Max Factor make ups, their posters, Lucille Ball and Marilyn Monroe's evening dresses. If you are not a Hollywood classic lover, don't waste your time and money.

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Reviewed 11 June 2016

Visited this museum which specializes in costumes and make-up for movies. An average museum with less number of exhibits attracts less visitors and would take les than a hour for taking a quick round. We visited the museum as the visit was included in our...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2016

Very worth a visit over all its floors. Lots of movie and TV memorabilia from all eras, costumes, props etc. Could have spent longer in there than we did, as there is a lot to see and non-flash photos are allowed. Allow at least couple...More

Thank margondine
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Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

This has an amazing collection of film and TV memorabilia all the way back to the golden age of Hollywood. A teeny weeny negative is that the building is architecturally beautiful it would be lovely if the outside was made to look as it did...More

Thank Redcetera
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Reviewed 28 May 2016

This is an economical and educating look at the past and present stars of Hollywood and what made them look as perfect as they did. The museum is in the original Max Factor building and here you'll see how and why Marilyn Monroe became a...More

Thank area51619
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

This was originally the Max Factor makeup factory and much of the first floor was dedicated to Max's advancements in makeup and its application but even though I am a guy I found it quite interesting. Whole rooms dedicated to blondes, redheads, brunettes etc. The...More

Thank artj377
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Reviewed 14 May 2016

This is the old Max Factor building and at first glance it appears as though it's all about make up and hairdos. It actually had a lot of artifices from a long time ago to recent times. The building appears a little dated and smells...More

Thank elinorheasman
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Reviewed 14 May 2016

This is in the old Max Factor Building on Highland. It has 4 floors of memorabilia from days gone by. The most interesting for me was a room devoted to Marilyn Monroe...dresses, makeup and pictures.. The basement (dark and spooky) has figures and rooms devoted...More

Thank Ronnie333_3
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Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

While in Los Angeles to visit a college, we took our daughter to see The Hollywood Museum. Her major will be Film and Television, so we were trying to find things to do that were focused on that. What a great place this turned out...More

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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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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
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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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