We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hollywood Forever Cemetery

6000 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90038-1864
+1 323-469-1181
Website
Share
Save
Book In Advance
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
More
Final resting-place of some of Hollywood's celebrities and other luminaries.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“buried here” (37 reviews)
“johnny ramone” (21 reviews)
“mel blanc” (18 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
6000 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90038-1864
Hollywood
CONTACT
Website
+1 323-469-1181
Ways to Experience Hollywood Forever Cemetery
from US$ 20.00
More Info
from US$ 20.00
More Info
from US$ 99.00
More Info
from US$ 49.00
More Info
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (337)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"buried here"
in 37 reviews
"johnny ramone"
in 21 reviews
"mel blanc"
in 18 reviews
"paramount studios"
in 21 reviews
"final resting place"
in 14 reviews
"wizard of oz"
in 12 reviews
"dee dee"
in 11 reviews
"judy garland"
in 9 reviews
"celebrity graves"
in 7 reviews
"dia de los muertos"
in 6 reviews
"beautiful peacocks"
in 4 reviews
"jewish section"
in 4 reviews
"silent film"
in 4 reviews
"santa monica boulevard"
in 4 reviews
"gift shop"
in 13 reviews
"paramount tour"
in 3 reviews
"front gate"
in 5 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 286 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

This cemetery is more like a park and is the final resting place of many Hollywood legends. Complete with water, statues, a great mausoleum where Valentino rests and more, Hollywood Forever Cemetery has it all. Oh yes, Judy Garland, Mickey Rooney and so many greats...More

Thank GeorgeVreelandHill
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 days ago

An oasis of green in LA. Very interesting grave sites if you are into old Hollywood. Nice little park if you're not.

Thank maggiegust
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great place to see movies open in Firever cemetery in Hollywood on a wide screen. Watched movie with picnick and a great red wine. Lovely experience

Thank kuldip s
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had time spare before our studio tour at Paramount so came here on foot. Not a place to have a quick look at as you need time. Plenty of very famous people are buried here. I quickly found Judy Garland. Very well kept Cemetery....More

Thank AnselmColom
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 week ago

The locals know, Cinasepia show's movies here in the cemetery. It's easy to forget that a lot of the really old Hollywood elite are buried here like Valentino, Cecil B. Demille ect. Halloween is the best with the Hollywood Chambers annual Halloween Parties at night,...More

Thank Lisa T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Most reviews are about the cemetery itself. However, we only saw so much of it as we walked to our concert location coming to see a Beach House concert. I understand that many famous people, including Judy Garland, are buried here. And there are tours...More

Thank vincemc
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here a couple of times. The first time we didn't realize how many famous people were in there. Judy Garland, Toto, Mickey Rooney, Dee Dee Ramone, Johnny Ramone has a memorial but is NOT buried there. He was cremated. Chris Cornell is...More

Thank 20anad15
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Way more fun that the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and less busy. Highlights include: The gangs of feral cats that roam the cemetery. The peacock enclosure with posturing males and skittish females. A modest monument to the dog that played Toto in the Wizard of...More

1  Thank Nate C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I like this place so much I bought a cremation niche Roth next to actress Ann Sheridan and on the other side of her is the niche of the lady who created and wrote all of the I Love Lucy shows.Judy Garland and Micky Rooney...More

Thank Maewest93
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 9 July 2018

When the sun sets, the breeze picks up, and you're full of snacks and drinks, there is no better place to watch a movie or a concert than the grounds of the Hollywood Forever Cemetery.

Thank Alex J
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Hollywood
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
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 356 hotels in Los Angeles
Hampton Inn & Suites Los Angeles/Hollywood
144 reviews
.79 km away
Hollywood Historic Hotel
768 reviews
.82 km away
Rodeway Inn
188 reviews
.83 km away
Villa Delle Stelle
220 reviews
1.17 km away
Nearby Restaurants
AstroBurger
44 reviews
.64 km away
Coffee + Food
19 reviews
.71 km away
Osteria La Buca
146 reviews
.76 km away
Baroo
23 reviews
.51 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hancock Park
6 reviews
.73 km away
Dearly Departed Tours and Artifact Museum
693 reviews
.25 km away
ArcLight Cinemas
542 reviews
1.25 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
jmsblest
28 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
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.
0
Votes
Edward S
25 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Madison S | Reviewed this property |
There are receptacles for butts and plenty of folks were smoking.
1
Vote
FAMILYCRAZY1965
6 March 2016|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
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.
1
Vote