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Los Angeles Police Museum

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Fabulous Museum

This museum was a surprise for us, it was fantastic in everyway! The exhitbits are well... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Torrance, California
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LAPD Experience

A really interesting and informative museum that covers many different aspects of the history of... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
Swansea, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 6 July 2014

The “Highland Park Police Station” in the Highland Park section of Los Angeles, is the city's oldest surviving police station and was closed in 1983. The station took a year to construct (1925-1926), and cost $100,000 to build at that time. The new police station...More

5  Thank Holdtheair
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 18 December 2013

I only spent like an hour there. It's not bad. The most impressive thing is that they have like 10 vehicles and one helicopter, which were all actually used by LAPD, parking in the back yard. Anyway, if you are interested in police stuff, it's...More

3  Thank 574_2013
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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

This museum was a surprise for us, it was fantastic in everyway! The exhitbits are well organized... Room to room & well documented. They have the original jail cells and you can grab a selfie or family photo. In the outside yard there was vintage...More

Thank YardSaleLdy
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

A really interesting and informative museum that covers many different aspects of the history of the LAPD. The small and compact museum has loads of original exhibits on all aspects of policing in LA. There is a very good display on the North Hollywood Shootout...More

1  Thank girlwithabun95
Reviewed 27 March 2018

This museum was perfect ! My 9 yr old son loved it! the displays of the history of the LAPD was very interesting, I personally learned new facts, and enjoyed the museum. I highly recommend this museum. The Hollywood Bank of America Heist, room, was...More

4  Thank RaidersFam661
Reviewed 10 January 2018

The museum has its own free parking lot. The museum is about the history of the Los Angeles Police Department. The admission price ($9) includes an audio tour. There are a variety of police vehicles and tools on exhibit. There are also videos and wall...More

Thank ransom007
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We were not expecting this museum to be as good as it was, as it is limited to just police. We were very wrong. It was well done. The displays ranged from early history to present day for the LA police department, They had various...More

Thank Donnagay A
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We misjudged the time and unfortunately showed up well after closing time, so we looked through the windows & were about to leave when a great staff member named Dave stuck his head out to see if he could help. When he ascertained that we'd...More

1  Thank Dromomaniac
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The best thing about this museum is the displays. There is an old police helicopter, SWAT van, police cruisers, and also the actual vehicles that were involved in the North Hollywood Shootout in 1997. There are authentic uniforms, pistols, prison cells. There is really good...More

Thank ogau2015
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Great museum to visit and not much of a crowd so you can enjoy it. The hours are 10-6 but not open everyday of the week so check the website. The $9 admission fee is well worth it. They have an audio tour or you...More

1  Thank BarbmK1
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Countless artifacts, a life like booking experience, thorough audio tour and a entire museum that hi lights the history of the LAPD and their commitment to the community.

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

This is a very slick little museum which has some interesting exhibits & stories to tell. You can have your mug shot taken, take a seat in an old cell & a helicopter and look around lots of old police cars covering several decades and...More

1  Thank Sarah E
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