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Felix In Hollywood Tour Company

1500 Vine St, At the fountain/statue in front of the Chase Bank, corner of Sunset & Vine, Los Angeles, CA 90028-7305
+1 323-363-4668
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Interesting Tour - Take Your Imagination With You

As he said at the start of the tour - have a hat, a bottle of water and your imagination. It... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
John C
Why is Hollywood... Hollywood? Find out!

My tour guide was excellent. I chose this tour because it skipped all the stuff I could see myself... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Zachary C
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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 it all happened. Hollywood historian Philip Mershon combines decades of research with natural storytelling ability in a fascinating and fun 90-minute walking tour.
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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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+1 323-363-4668

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Reviewed 3 days ago

As he said at the start of the tour - have a hat, a bottle of water and your imagination. It was amazing how much had happened in a small area and I loved the stories about the start of the movies and later on...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 5 days ago

My tour guide was excellent. I chose this tour because it skipped all the stuff I could see myself - the walk of fame, the sign, etc. Instead it focused on the history of Hollywood. Why did Hollywood become Hollywood? How did the studios start?...More

Thank Zachary C
Reviewed 4 July 2017

If you want to know about the history of the entertainment industry in Hollywood, this is your tour. Phillip has planned out the tour in such great detail that he gives you the most possible information in the shortest amount of time with the least...More

Thank mddeblois
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Philip does an incredible jovb explaining the history of Hollywood, starting with how it got on the map and how it got its name. You get more recent history too, but the focus is definitely on the past. This tour is a must for history...More

Thank Ann T
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Felix totally brought old Hollywood to life for us, drawing upon his encyclopedic knowledge and entertaining presentation to take us on a captivating walk past the sites where history happened. On the way, we heard stories about the personalities who made the history happen. A...More

Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Informative, fascinating and fun! A great 2hrs Spent discovering the origins of Hollywood and the entertainment industry. If you want to know the real history then take spend some time with Felix in Hollywood and get the full story... excellent!

Thank william w
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Fantastic tour with Phillip - an absolute fountain of knowledge for all things Hollywood. From the humble beginnings through today. Philip is a masterful storyteller and makes the tour fun and informative. . Highly recommended.

Thank TexasTeaTexas
Reviewed 30 March 2017

My husband and I met up with Felix and did a walking tour of the Sunset & Vine area. We learned so much interesting history regarding the area. It was like a walk back in time. Felix is very knowledgable, friendly & humorous.

Thank ncyankee61
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

This walking tour met our needs exactly! If you're looking for a comprehensive, entertaining and engaging tour which covers the origins of Hollywood and its evolution into the epicentre of film, music and radio broadcasting, you can be assured that this tour will leave you...More

Thank Jade O
Reviewed 27 January 2017

I would strongly recommend this walking tour. Philip (a.k.a. Felix) does an amazing job of tying together an incredible amount of entertainment history (movies, tv, radio, records) into two hours. While lots of old Hollywood may be torn town, with photos and vivid stories, he...More

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d60104
20 August 2016|
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Response from FelixInHollywood | Property representative |
Hi you can find all the info the website. there is a tour today (sunday) at 1pm
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d60104
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.
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