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Hollywood Forever Cemetery

Open Now: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Final resting-place of some of Hollywood's celebrities and other luminaries.
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6000 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90038-1864
+1 323-469-1181
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a surprise. When my sister-in-law said we just MUST stop by the Hollywood Forever Cemetery I didn’t know what to think. It was lovely and we ended up having such a nice time we stayed for a couple of hours. Wandering quietly through the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jamili A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cemetery in Hollywood is mesmerising and peaceful, you can walk all around and visit some of the most famous hollywood stars thumbs, also some times they make movie night and those are pretty enjoyable

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank juandiego2311
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a lot of history at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. It is a good place to visit to see who of Hollywood fame is laying in rest here. In the summertime, they have a movie night and that is a fun night for sure.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mitch F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Check out this final resting place for many known and lesser known celebs. Summer movies here are a blast. You may walk around unguided and be surprised. I enjoyed a tour with friends while visiting a family grave site.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SMOgal
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This Cemetery is a frequent place foooor me to just visit and walk around and to bring out-of town guests. It also has an annual service for Rudolph Valentino in August which is amazing. I know thhhhhhhhhhhhhhhe place so well that I can help touristsm...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank malibumaven
Reviewed 9 December 2018

After some folks came to town, of course we went to Hollywood! After the the bumper to bumper traffic On a Wednesday, I swing into the cemetery. There's Mel Blanc on th center drive! Beautiful and ornate headstones along with some quirky stuff. Check out...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Letitia G
Reviewed 9 December 2018

One of my good friends works here so when I was in Hollywood for my bachelor party me and a couple buddies went to visit him at work and he a gave us a tour. It was awesome and since then every time I turn...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank thomamarc723
Reviewed 19 November 2018

Located next to Paramount Pictures on Santa Monica Boulevard, this famous L.A. cemetery is a popular tourist destination, where dozens of stars have been laid to rest. You can literally spend hours walking around this cemetery, trying to find celebrity headstones and admiring the picturesque...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jerry C
Reviewed 14 November 2018

Very easy to get around. Exquisitely maintained - sharply cut grass, clean ponds, well looked after geese and squirrels. Got to see the graves of Judy Garland, Mel Blanc and Mickey Rooney. We were able to view them with generous time and no disturbances. I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sharee R
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Others may find touring a cemetery as odd, but it's an incredible place to see Hollywood legends' final resting places. We did a guided tour which was awesome as it allowed us the chance to learn new stories, but I am sure you can look...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank rachel_dan
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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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28 May 2018|
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Response from Baxterthetravelguy | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t take the tour. You can get a guidebook at the flower shop near the entrance and do your own. That’s what we did. Sorry for the confusion.
Edward S
25 February 2017|
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Response from Madison S | Reviewed this property |
There are receptacles for butts and plenty of folks were smoking.
6 March 2016|
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Response from Michael N | Reviewed this property |
There is no need for a tour. You can just walk at your own pace. You can do some research online at their website.