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Walk in the steps of the Tinseltown's stars: visit the theater's famous forecourt and gaze down at the stars' footprints, handprints and autographs immortalized in cement.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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6925 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA 90028-6103
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Reviewed yesterday

We had this "wow" moment, when we did the VIP tour at the Chinese theatre in Hollywood. We really did see "everything" and we even got small funny stories about the making the theatre, as well as the actors - and the feet and hand...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Tina-Magling
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were watching the famous handprints in front of the theatre when he heard the announcement that the tour would start in 10 minutes. We decided to go ask for details how long it takes, if we see the big screen and room etc. they...More

Thank gon_alor301
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of the place to visit when you are in LA. It’s in the Hollywood Blvd. so you won’t miss this when you are walking through the walk of fame. You’ll see the hand prints of actresses, actors and singers. Just pop in when you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tethaajah
Reviewed 6 days ago

It was full of hundreds of tourists the day I visited, and people dressed up as Star Wars figures and everything else you can imagine asking for money to take a picture with them. The footprints up and down Hollywood Boulevard were lots of fun

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such an amazing place, any movie lover will appreciate it, we didn't do the VIP tour we just stayed in the front. I loved the handprints and the beauty of the theatre - but that's it. The theatre is in need of some obvious repairs...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took the VIP tour, which was offered as part of the Starline bus tour. This place is worth seeing when you are Hollywood, other than the Walk of the fame. Its a small tour that you get to see inside the theater and hear...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Reyelefante
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun to see the hand and footprints from famous stars, along with messages to Sid. A quick and fun diversion.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 843hilaryh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Look at the outside architecture. Wander around the hand and footprints. Even see a movie. The tour isn't worth the money, since it just takes you through the lobby and the IMAX theatre itself, which you can see if you just go to a movie...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DLCote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

THE TCL Chinese movie theater was nothing special for current movie theaters. no fancy seating or lounge seating.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank cbuggs
Reviewed March 20, 2019 via mobile

We walked by late at night and enjoyed seeing the names and handprints. Definitely stop and see this.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Chantelle M
January 31, 2019|
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Response from TravelWorldMap | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the other reviewers, the best value option is to get to see the inside by seeing a movie. The handprints you can do it yourself (no tour needed).
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laurenmV8068OA
January 15, 2018|
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Response from cszostak | Reviewed this property |
Tours start in the morning. The best place to go for specifics is their website. They have tour options as well as times. You can book everything in advance, guaranteed a spot. Have fun!
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laurenmV8068OA
January 15, 2018|
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Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
Christine from New York posted the hours but this theatre chain hosts many special events from Academy events, (there is more than one academy), to industry screenings to film festivals, so worth a phone call before you go.
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