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TCL Chinese Theatres

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Address: 6925 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA 90028-6103
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+1 323-464-8111
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: No
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Walk in the steps of the Tinseltown's stars: visit the theater's famous...

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.

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this is by far one of the most popular attractions in the holywood boulevard.the theatre itself is of chinese design.the entrance is rather small. the area outside this theatre... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I can't believe I'd never been here. So fun to take the VIP tour and learn about the history of this important theater. Also an awesome place to see a movie!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The main portion of my visit occurred outside the building looking at all the foot and handprints in the cement. An amazing number of celebrities over the years have cemented their way into history. The area was pretty crowded but it was totally worth it to walk through the area to see who had left their mark.

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Bhubaneswar, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

this is by far one of the most popular attractions in the holywood boulevard.the theatre itself is of chinese design.the entrance is rather small. the area outside this theatre is very crowded.the walk of fame started here.the concrete impressions of yesteryear movie stars is a big draw for the tourists.many people only go to see it from outside rather than... More 

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Swindon, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Staying across the road from the iconic Chinese Theatre meant that I could fulfil my dream of not only visiting, but also watching a film in the main screen off Hollywood Boulevard! The inside of the theatre is incredible and has such beautiful features that thankfully have been kept preserved to the highest standard . If you get a chance... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Pay for the tour! This theater is amazingly beautiful inside and hearing about its construction is worth it. You also get tidbits about celebrities and the handprint ceremonies. It's short so make the time for it. Also, look into what movie premieres are being held because us common folk can stand from afar and watch! Gives you the real Hollywood... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Exciting to see unfortunately disappointed in the surrounding area. There was no glam or glitz as wa the Hollywood perception

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is really the only thing worth going to Hollywood Blvd for. It is a historical gem and offers a huge display of the famous celebrity hand and shoe prints (along with their autograph). My kids love to match their hand prints with Shirley Temple and others actors they recognize. The Theatre is neat to see as it is an... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It was fun to see this famous theatre in person The architecture was outstanding! Show times were not convenient to our visit, so we will have to come back some day! Such a treat!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I visited this place for the first time and the external deco was impressive coupled with the walk of frame impression (hand/foot). However, thinking why not have a look inside and catch a movie turn out the interior was just as impressive. A must do attraction. :)

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We all checked out the outside of the area. cool prints and autographs to see in the cement. overall fun time

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