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Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park

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A Small Celebrity-Oriented Cemetery

This is not a bad place to look around for celebrity graves -- and it's right in the middle of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
James P
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Los Angeles, California
Best cemetery if you can only visit one

This one is the best to visit since there are so many famous people here and little walking... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
Kelly J
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United States
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is not a bad place to look around for celebrity graves -- and it's right in the middle of Westwood, near theaters and restaurants. Marilyn Monroe is buried here, as well as Burt Lancaster, Walter Matthau, and a whole host of Hollywood personalities.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

This one is the best to visit since there are so many famous people here and little walking required to see them all. My advice regarding peoples' comments about the caretakers not liking tourists being there: They know tourists will come. Just be respectful and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

Entrance between office building and a car park building this small memorial park is where you find the crypt of Marilyn Monroe, next to Hugh Hefner!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

The immortal words of Billy Wilder, right there on his headstone. Many of Hollywood's golden era greats are interred here: Marilyn is in an urn on the north side, Jack Lemmon is there, Walter Matthieu, everybody! Parking is tough - this little gem is hidden...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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MonaA2936, Owner at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

We're honored that you have referred to our memorial park as a hidden gem, and we appreciate you visiting to pay your respects.

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Small intimate resting place of major starts in the middle of Westwood. Marilyn, Hughe Hufferner, Jack Lemon, Farrah Fawcett, and many other all tucked behind a movie theater. This is a very charming little memorial park including a chapel where services took place prior toMarilyn's...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Mona A, Owner at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

We take pride in paying tribute to those who rest here, and we are pleased to hear that you find our memorial park to be charming.

Reviewed 24 August 2018

We got lost trying to find this place, but we were determined to find it and we did. Worth the trip, we saw Marilyn Monroe and many others, and even managed to find Frank Zappa and Roy Orbison's unmarked graves.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Mona A, Owner at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Thank you for saying that your visit was worth the trip, Beth. We appreciate you sharing your experience, and we encourage you to call on us if you're ever in need of assistance.

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

If you are visiting Hollywood then visiting this cemetery is a must especially if you are interested in the old Hollywood movie stars. Hollywood Boulevard has lost its blind! With the exception of the Chinese theatre! Head fir this cemetery to seek out the final...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Mona A, Owner at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Helen, we value the feedback you have shared with us. If there is anything we can do for you in the future, we hope you won't hesitate to give us a call.

Reviewed 11 August 2018

This is a small, but quiet cemetery just off of Wilshire Boulevard in Westwood. It is the resting place of some of the biggest names in TV and movie history. Marilyn Monroe, Farrah Fawcett, Dean Martin, Don Knotts, Natalie Wood and so many other legends...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Mona A, Owner at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Our team appreciates your feedback, George. Thank you, and if you ever need anything, please be sure to let us know.

Reviewed 3 August 2018

Hidden in Westwood this gem is worth a visit. So many celebrities are laid to rest there. It’s a small cemetery so you can view it all in about an hour.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Mona A, Owner at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you for designating our memorial park a hidden gem, and please feel free to reach out if we may ever be of further assistance to you.

Reviewed 30 July 2018

If you enjoy a mooch around a graveyard then this is a must. Some of the most famous film stars including Marilyn Monroe,Roy Orbison,Hugh HefnerFarah Falcett are all buried here. The funeral cemetery is hidden away in amongst the sky scrappers of LA. We found...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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BrianM4668
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Response from Adam B | Reviewed this property |
From what I heard Marilyn Monroe predates most others, this in turn led other stars to being buried there
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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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