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Forest Lawn Memorial Park

Open Now: 08:00 - 17:00
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Visit to see the resting place of Michael Jackson

No one gets to go inside but we did see the outside was very castle like it and the grounds are so... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
182mimis
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Hayward, United States
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Forrest Lawn is not onlt the resting places from some dear loved ones that have moved on ,but... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
Stephen S
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This famous cemetery has dozens of fancy Hollywood tributes and exhibits, and it attracts over one million annual visitors.
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1712 S Glendale Ave, Glendale, CA 91205-3320
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Don’t go here on a weekend. It is full of undesirable materialistic people who live to shop and blow all their money

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Scott H
Reviewed 3 days ago

No one gets to go inside but we did see the outside was very castle like it and the grounds are so peaceful. We also went inside to see the Last Supper display and so many statues. The museum at the top of the hill...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 182mimis
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Forrest Lawn is not onlt the resting places from some dear loved ones that have moved on ,but contains memories and images from my youth.The architecture,art work and main attraction ;The Crucifiction is not something to miss whether visiting Los Angeles or just taking an...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Beautifully maintained which provides the peace of mind we at times need. The art is stunning and this is an excellent venue for appropriate activities. We have fond memories of the park going back to the late 1940's.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Skip B
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Unlike many cemeteries,here celebs are scattered all over the place without a map to guide.It is as if they do not want anyone to find them. Michael Jackson’s site is really hidden in a private space- inaccessible Walt Disney is likewise resting in a secluded...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jfadds
Reviewed 23 August 2018

This is a great place to visit, however, you REALLY must know where you're going before you go!!! The must see sights are the Reseurrection Painting & The Last Supper Stain Glass.....

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank FLIPPY75
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Do not expect help from the staff. They are not allowed to tell you where anyone is buried, and you WON'T be seeing Michael Jackson's tomb. Pictures are not allowed inside. The staff inside was really nice and had only worked there a couple months....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank KentuckyGirl1972
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

I know...visiting a cemetery on vacation...but believe me, it's well worth the visit. Not only are the grounds immaculate, the mausoleums are breathtaking. Oh, and you may just find a few final resting places of some pretty notable folks from Hollywood's Golden Age! 😉. Just...More

Date of experience: July 2018
6  Thank jbach1021
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Beautifully landscaped rolling lawns highlight this Memorial park in the heart of Glendale. Many people use it for walking or even picnicking, with it's lovely rolling lawns. More than a few famous personages memorialized here and the mausoleums have some interesting artwork. At the top...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank MaryKop
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We just buried my mother between my dad and brother. They are on the side of the hill. We had her transported from the Bay Area to this location. My sister and I were the only ones at the site, but the facility had the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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