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Nation's Skinniest house

If you're not familiar with Long Beach, it's really an interesting place, lots to see and do, with... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2018
Chris D
Long Beach, California

Fun bit of architecture that if your in the area its worth slowing down the car for and snapping a... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2018
Winnipeg, Canada
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  • Average28%
  • Poor7%
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Jul 2, 2018
“Nation's Skinniest house”
Jun 22, 2018
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708 Gladys Ave, Long Beach, CA 90804-4819
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Reviewed July 2, 2018

If you're not familiar with Long Beach, it's really an interesting place, lots to see and do, with lots of uniques neighborhoods and architechture. This is an interesting drive by if you're in the area. 10 minutes max if you take pictures. It is a...More

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Reviewed June 22, 2018

Fun bit of architecture that if your in the area its worth slowing down the car for and snapping a pic

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Reviewed February 10, 2018

Go to Amsterdam and see thousands of "skinny" houses. Why this is a tripadvisor "attraction" is beyond me. Not worth a side trip. Ugly skinny house too.

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Reviewed August 16, 2017

This fun to drive by and take a quick picture but not much else....I do wonder how furniture fits in it and if living there would be comfortable or not......

1  Thank Susan B
Reviewed February 25, 2017

It felt a little strange driving by and staring at someone's house, but it was interesting. Would be nice to give tours if it's ever not occupied.

1  Thank jlthorn1
Reviewed March 22, 2016

Just a quirky little house on a side street off 7th, it was still fun to see and learn about its history. I would recommend this if you want a quick trip off the beaten path on the way to another attraction. Not worth it's...More

2  Thank Amy P
Reviewed January 19, 2016

Yes it is a skinny house. Yes it is in Long Beach. I know that there is a tiny house craze right now, but it is not as though one can tour the home, so there is not much to see.

Thank Alexander_Designs
Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

We biked here from the beach bike trail after learning of the existence of the place recently. Unfortunately it is not open to the public, so you only get to see the place from the street. The place is right off 7th at Gladys behind...More

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Reviewed February 3, 2015

The building is interesting for a law office. The best thing about it is the location, next to one of the best Mexican Restaurants in town. Look at the building than grab a great meal next door.

Thank Van L
Reviewed January 9, 2015

Supposed to be the narrowest house in the US--built on a bet on a ten-foot-wide lot. Worth the slight detour if you're in the neighborhood.

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