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Address: 2495 Glendower Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027-1110
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Museum no longer exists -- but it was the Mecca for science fiction for decades

Please be advised fhat the home still stands but the Museum it featured no longer exists. Mr. Forrest J Ackerman, the owner and curator of this fantastic time capsule of 19th... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2011
Oldmoviefan
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Norfolk, Virginia
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Reviewed May 16, 2011

Please be advised fhat the home still stands but the Museum it featured no longer exists. Mr. Forrest J Ackerman, the owner and curator of this fantastic time capsule of 19th century, 20th and early 21st century science fiction, passed in 2008 and the museum, based in his home on Glendower Avenue, has not been located there for many years.... More 

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Reviewed October 18, 2005

Please note that the WGuide link on Tripadvisor is very out of date re the Ackermansion - Forry has moved to a small bungalow at 4511 Russell Avenue, and has had to dispose of most of his collection. Having said that, he still has some great original items that any horror fan would love to see (including Lugosi's cape and... More 

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