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The life and death of Marilyn Monroe

Mar 28, 2006  Lived in Los Angeles for 5 years
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Following in the footsteps of this screen goddess.

  • Explore locations featured in this Trip List: Los Angeles, Westwood, Newport Beach, Coronado
  • Category: Other
  • Appeals to: Couples/romantics, Honeymooners, Singles, Families with teenagers, Large groups, Seniors, Students, Tourists
  • Seasons: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
  • 1. Los Angeles
    Los Angeles, California

    Marilyn Monroe's last house and the place her body was found

  • 2. Westwood Village Memorial Park
    Westwood, California

    Her grave is located on the left side of the park, the very last wall of graves.

  • 3. The Rainbow Bar & Grill (Villa Nova Restaurant)
    Villa Nova, Newport Beach

    Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio met here for their first date. It is now a club owned by David Lee Roth.

  • 4. Hollywood Walk of Fame
    Hollywood Walk of Fame, Los Angeles, California

    MM's star is directly located across the Chinese Theatre.

  • 5. Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel
    The Hollywood Roosevelt, Los Angeles, California

    Marilyn Monroe lived here when she was a young actress, her ghost is said to haunt this hotel. The Hollywood Roosevelt also hosted the first Acadamy Awards ceremony.

  • 6. Hotel del Coronado
    Hotel del Coronado, Coronado, California

    The movie "Some like it hot" was shot here, Marilyn is said to haunt the hotel.

  • 7. The Beverly Hills Hotel

    Marilyn Monroe used to live here between husbands, it is here where her last photoshoot with photographer Bert Stern took place.

  • 8. Los Angeles
    Los Angeles, California

    Features a large display of MM, among the items displayed are her Playboy spread, the last check she signed as well as dresses and other items.