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Museum of Death

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Address: 6031 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028
Phone Number: 323 466-8011
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Interesting but really creepy

I was thinking about this museum for days after I went. Exhibits are really creepy,especially the serial killer artwork room, and the death photos. Also creepy are the eclectic... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
William R
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Miami, Florida

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Miami, Florida
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111 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was thinking about this museum for days after I went. Exhibits are really creepy,especially the serial killer artwork room, and the death photos. Also creepy are the eclectic group of visitors with you. Lots of goth enthusiasts, and people way to interested in the gory photos. All in all it is a unique experience. Had fun here

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Melbourne, Australia
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33 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Out of all the museums we visited, I was really looking forward to this one. It sounded so different. First I will let you know I am not a person who advocates things about serial killers or merchants of death but we all have a strange fascination in why these people are who they are or in some cases were.... More 

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Thank Caroline M
Los Angeles, California
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26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you love talking about death, serial killers, have a strong stomach and have a dark sense of humor...this place is for you. The Museum of Death educates those who enter on what it means to die when it comes to where your spirit may or may not go and how your body is prepared for cremation or burial. The... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have a keen interest in horror, gore and serial killers so I was so excited to visit this museum. It was full of pictures, articles, artefacts and other odd objects. I'm really good with handling disturbing images and videos, but there was one room that was very confronting as you are surrounded by images of decapitated, crushed, bloody bodies,... More 

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Thank SSCW
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

It lives up to its name, it's pretty gory but it was good. I learned quite a bit in regards to a combination of different things I never had even thought to inform myself over, my friend and I came in later in the evening and the guy working was so kind and stayed late for us so we could... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

As with many small museums, this one seems to have emerged out of a personal obsession - here, focused on the dark, disorderly, and chaotic. The Museum of Death is a twisted intersection where sensationalism, the cult of celebrity and murder all meet. I loved certain exhibits (skull display, burial material, Day of the Dead, & Liberace's stuffed Persian cat)... More 

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Liverpool
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13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

The name says it all. Room 1 - Stories of serial killers, copies of police reports, newspaper cuttings. Room 2 - Death row killling devices, Chinese beheading photos Room 3 - Autopsies, videos, tools, burials Room 4 - Car accident photos, Mansen stories, suicide cults Room 5 - Cannibals, specimens, more gorey stuff. That's a quick overview, a whole lot... More 

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Bakersfield, California
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

there's enough curiosity about this place, that you just have to see it to believe it. this is definitely a place that you would not take the kids. for those individuals who like the darker side of life, this would be right up your alley. i'm not a big person when it comes to things like this, but my wife... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

Located right in the middle of Hollywood, the Museum of Death lives up to its name. It's a small space, with a handful of rooms dedicated to serial killers, dead celebrities, and other morbid features. The news clips and photos of actual murders were a lot to handle, and I felt anxious going through each room. The only area that... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015 via mobile

If you have a weak stomach do not visit. I found this place really interesting. I am not a morbid person. But learnt a thing or two in here.

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