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Museum of Death

6031 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028 (Hollywood)
323 466-8011
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Ranked #68 of 382 attractions in Los Angeles
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Museums
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Newton, MA
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116 reviews 116 reviews
26 attraction reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

The curators here obviously took a lot of thought into organizing these collections into an interesting and informative way. The collection is brimming with photos, ephemera, and objects such as coffins (showing different coffin types), skulls, and a wide variety of odd objects. There is a lot of stuff about serial killers and murders in general (Charles Manson, a local... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

A very unusual museum I have ever been to. I was very impressed with all the details and how very well planned it was. The owner's have painstakingly created this museum and you can see it from all the items they have gathered. Beware that there is a lot of gory materials and images and is not for the faint... More

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Puyallup, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

I didn't really know what to expect when we went to the Museum of Death. I had read about it online and knew it was definitely somewhere I wanted to check out because I've always found serial killers and historic murders fascinatingly disturbing. When we arrived I liked the environment off right off the bat it wasn't fancy, there was... More

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California
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103 reviews 103 reviews
56 attraction reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Quite a collection of older and more recent crime photos, info, videos, death artifacts...just frankly too much to list. It's not for everyone, but it is part of life so to speak. Some of the images here are the type you can see on rotten dot com but there are so many interesting collectibles I had no idea existed. The... More

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Princeton, New Jersey
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51 reviews 51 reviews
21 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The museum has different rooms which explore death in all forms. Letters from serial killers. Video clips on mortuary science,historical photos of different methods of execution. A room is dedicated to the deeds of the Manson clan and un solved murder of The Black Dahlia. . There are autopsy photos of JFK and a grisly, black faced Marilyn Monroe There... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We went with a open mind very interesting if you have week stomach not for you but if your interested in some crazy people then it's the right place

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Quebec City, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Before you enter there,check the warning and please care of it! The museum show us so many artefact related to serial killer.Im a bit confuse about it,Its like offering a cult to those guys(in a way we shouldn't) and at the same time i cant deny that the collection was so impressive. I enjoy the medical part of it,really interesting.The... More

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Monroe, Wisconsin
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

If you're a fan of true crime and don't mind the gore, it's a MUST SEE. Relatively cheap admission, free parking, and amazingly interesting artifacts, photos, and displays. I went to Vegas/LA for a week (bounced between the two) and this was by far my favorite attraction. Being one of the true crime weirdos, I had read about a lot... More

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I love it.. Never before seen all this interesting stuff all in one place at the same time.. Must see.. I brought my nephew and he wants to go back!!

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48 reviews 48 reviews
18 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Visited here after reading previous reviews on trip advisor. However I don't see why people say they got queasy and that its not for the faint hearted....... or maybe I'm a bit twisted!!! Loads of memorabilia and interesting letters and drawings from real life serial killers. Short tour but you could spend hours there reading all the articles, letters, etc.... More

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