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Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park

1218 Glendon Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024-4914
+1 310-474-1579
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Very peaceful

If you have to die and be buried, I guess this is a nice place to end up. Lots of famous names... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MallorcaLover
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Surrey, England
If celebrity graveyards are your thing, this is a special place to visit

A small patch of grass (and some adjacent mausoleums) nestled among downtown LA buildings holds the... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Gary M
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Los Angeles, California
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1218 Glendon Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024-4914
Westside
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+1 310-474-1579
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have to die and be buried, I guess this is a nice place to end up. Lots of famous names here. You can get a list from their website.

Thank MallorcaLover
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A small patch of grass (and some adjacent mausoleums) nestled among downtown LA buildings holds the final resting place for many of the most celebrated individuals of our lifetime. Other LA memorial parks are bigger and more famous, perhaps, but this hidden cemetery offers a...More

1  Thank Gary M
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Joe DiMaggio selected this smallish, non-touristy cemetery for Marilyn Monroe and she has since then been joined by other show business celebrities. Hidden by tall buildings on all four sides, the small side street entrance is easy to miss.

Thank Neil G
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I take all of my out of town visitors here. I used to live in Westwood, and came all the time, but now only when I am taking my friends or family from out of town. It is very interesting. You can find a map...More

Thank collector
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I am glad I researched the directions, it is hidden between two skyscrapers and you have to drive/walk down a small driveway to get there. Small, beautiful and peaceful full of stars . I had no map of the graves ( and the office was...More

1  Thank gallaghera416
Reviewed 27 April 2017

My favorite cemetery in Hollywood. Small, quaint, peaceful, serene. A-listers buried here. Especially enjoyed Rodney Daingerfield's gravesite.

Thank Kathleen C
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Don, Knotts, Marilyn Monroe, Rodney Dangerfield ("There goes the neighborhood"), Jack Lemmon (my favorite) - many celebrities and interesting quips on their tombstones but also many moving immigrant stories told. Interesting to note the changing demographics of the area, too. Also, this is an enchanting...More

1  Thank GayeS545
Reviewed 27 April 2017

You can pay your respects to Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Dean Martin, Natalie Wood, Farrah Fawcett, and Roy Orbison, and, of course, Marilyn Monroe. But a couple of people passed through here without burial. Gene Kelly was cremated here and ashes scattered at sea, as...More

2  Thank Ambersea
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

There are celebrities almost everywhere you turn here. Very small and hidden behind skyscrapers, but peaceful and beautifully maintained. Pay your respects to all these great entertainers!!

Thank brittany z z
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This cemetery is famous because Marilyn Monroe and many other famous people are buried here. Some of the gravestones even have pictures of the departed lasered right on the stone in such detail that is looks like a picture. Worth the trip if you know...More

1  Thank williamrL1401TT
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KATHY B
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Response from terry187047 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Kathy can't help you we were just visiting during a holiday in LA
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