Los Angeles, California: Hollywood Heritage Museum

Housed in a horse barn that was Hollywood's first movie studio. Tells the story of "old" Hollywood. 1938 downtown Hollywood miniature, Cecil B. DeMille's riding crop, and many old props.

Address:
2100 N. Highland Ave., Los Angeles, CA
Directions:
On the east side of Highland Ave. just south of Odin St. and the Hollywood Fwy. From the Hollywood Fwy take the Highland Ave./Hollywood Bowl exit. Circle to the right onto Odin St. then quickly get into the left lane. The museum and parking lot will be on the left as soon as you leave the exit onto Odin St. (but before you reach Highland Ave.). Look for a small sign that says "Hollywood Bowl," and turn left into the parking lot.
Hours:
Sa-Su 11-3 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
323-874-4005
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Hollywood Heritage Museum.

Hollywood Heritage Museum

This is Cecil B Demille's original movie barn from his studios. Most of the focus is on the early days of cinema, consistent with Demille's career. Lots from the silent era, nice displays for Rudolph Valentino and Buster Keaton, props and photos. It's a nice museum highlighting the early days of cinema. P

[Clark W, 05/10/2022]

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