Hollywood, California: Sleep In Room Where Janis Joplin Died (In Transition)

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Highland Gardens

Directions:
Highland Gardens Hotel. On the north side of Franklin Ave. at the intersection of N. Sycamore Ave. Just north of Grauman's Chinese Theatre on Hollywood Blvd.
Phone:
323-850-0536
Status:
In Transition
Sleep In Room Where Janis Joplin Died

In 1970, rock icon Janis Joplin died of a drug overdose, age 27, at what was then called the Landmark Motor Hotel. You used to be able to rent her room, #105. The motel is closed through the end of 2022; if it does reopen, her room may no longer be an attraction.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [10/29/2012]

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Sleep In Room Where Janis Joplin Died

The hotel is now being used as a shelter. The area is a little run down; maybe someday it will be a public location again. You can walk by, but you can't go in.

[Scott D, 07/23/2022]

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