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Paley Center for Media

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Non-profit organization dedicated to collect and preserve those television and radio programs chosen for their artistic, cultural and historical significance.
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465 N Beverly Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210-4601
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

Admission is free to most of the exhibits. Check out the website for the current schedule. Free parking in the underground structure, entrance from S. Santa Monica Blvd.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dina857
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Saw the Marilyn Monroe exhibit there. Everything was displayed beautifully and there was a film about Marilyn's life playing. The view from the top of the building is beautiful. However, there is no gift shop and the workers at the front desk were condescending and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018

We visited our local Paley Center for Media initially to support a local Beverly Hills #BoldBH initiative with a local artist Alexa Meade but upon arrival we realized that there was a beautiful and historical exhibit called: "Essentially Marilyn" and many of her original dresses...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

I was just there and loved the new Marilyn Monroe exhibit. They have a few cool exhibits that give you a look into TV, the movies and other forms of media. It's free. It's worth an hour or two. George Vreeland Hill

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 19, 2018

We went to the Paley Center because they were promoting an exhibition of costumes from the Crown. Upon arrival we were disappointed that the big exhibit was all of about 10 costumes that took 5 minutes to see. They were also promoting a Shark Week...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

There are only a few exhibits here. I read a brief history of the ABC founder, some costumes from the Crown and a Lucille Ball TV exhibit. The building itself is quite nice with very simple designs

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

The Paley Center is free to the public with suggested donations. I enjoyed the “Crown” wardrobe exhibition. The second floor offers an extensive exhibit of Lucille Ball memorabilia. You can watch and listen (headphones) different clips from some of her best episodes. It’s a must...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed December 4, 2017

A fabulous destination for anyone with care or passion for historical TV, viewing styles, hair, cars, topics of the day....User friendly for all ages.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed July 20, 2017

How great to offer visitors free underground parking! Found easily and took the elevator up to the main entrance. Loved the American Horror Story Costume exhibit -- also free! And even went to the screening library to watch the AHS cast talk about the Roanoke...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 19, 2017

I stopped in here one morning to take in the AHS exhibit that had just gone up. You can't beat the free admission and the Beverly Hills location makes for some great city strolling and people watching. The AHS exhibit was sublime and beautifully curated....More

Date of experience: June 2017
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July 1, 2017|
Response from EwanderingMan | Reviewed this property |
Not that I am aware of, or noticed in March 2017.