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At Long Last Hollywood History Is At Hand....On Foot!!!“…In A Place Called Hollywood: a stroll through the first 100 years of Tinseltown” offers the chance to step back into the heady,giddy and glamorous years of Hollywood on the very ground where...more
1500 Vine St, At the fountain/statue in front of the Chase Bank, corner of Sunset & Vine, Los Angeles, CA 90028-7305
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fascinating and entertaining way to spend a few hours learning about the rich and untold history of Hollywood. Phillip is truly an expert in the subject matter and a dynamic, joyful tour guide. I loved every minute of the tour and left...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lance W
FelixInHollywood, Owner at Felix In Hollywood Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Lance, this means so much to me.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will not believe the incredibly rich history of this one small stretch of Hollywood. This unassuming strip of Sunset blvd produced some of the most influential companies in film, music, and television history and was the origin of works of art that shaped culture...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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FelixInHollywood, Owner at Felix In Hollywood Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow, thanks for these words!

Reviewed 26 November 2018

This was the best walking tour I have ever taken! Phillip is a local historian who is passionate about old Hollywood history. He is also a master storyteller. I felt like I was taking a trip back in time as he expertly wove a story...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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FelixInHollywood, Owner at Felix In Hollywood Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

Thanks so much for these kind words, it means the world to me!

Reviewed 3 September 2018

By far the BEST tour in L.A.! My husband and I were very excited about the Historical Hollywood tour and based on the previous reviews expected it to be great, but it was even better than great; it was AWESOME! I would highly recommend above...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

You feel like you are doing something truly unique, overlooked, and exclusive. Like you're in on something that not a lot of people know about, Between the two tours I was on, there were a grand total of probably 15 other people. So we all...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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FelixInHollywood, Owner at Felix In Hollywood Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

I'm really thankful for this, Ty, great to see you again.

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

It is not the generic sightseeing tour in Hollywood, it doesn’t go through the typical photo-taking checkpoint. It is all about the history of Hollywood and learning the fascinating development in the industry over decades, with visits to some interesting historic sites that you just...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Littlefu2015
Reviewed 14 May 2018

This tour is really excellent. As you stroll down Sunset, the guide recounts one compelling historical vignette after another, as prompted by architectural landmarks and the general surroundings. Over the course of a couple hours, numerous vignettes and narrative threads are developed and woven together...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank KevCrooks
Reviewed 20 March 2018

If you want to learn about the actual history of Hollywood and where it all began, then this tour is for you. Philip has done an astronomical amount of research and passes it along so that it's not only educational, but fun as well. You...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

This was a fantastic tour: humorous, live, full of real history and Hollywood anecdotes. History is a key word - the tour is not about celebrity gossip or sighting but about history of Hollywood and its “founding fathers.” We enjoyed every minute of the tour,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

I have taken many walking tours in the world, but this was one of the best! I wasn't interested in Hollywood walk of fame, TMZ tours, celebrities' house visit etc. type of things. I wanted to feel and learn about Hollywood, because I love super...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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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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20 August 2016|
Response from FelixInHollywood | Property representative |
Hi you can find all the info the website. there is a tour today (sunday) at 1pm
15 August 2016|
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Response from BackgroudNoise | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you need to register. Please visit the easily found website for all the info. A great tour if you're interested in the history of Tinseltown.