Hollywood in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Most Famous Movie House in the World
Erected by Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. (Marker Number 3.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Entertainment • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the City of Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1925.
Location. 34° 6.096′ N, 118° 20.452′ W. Marker is in Hollywood, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Hollywood Boulevard just west of Highland Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chinese Heaven Dogs (within shouting distance of this marker); Los Angeles Dodgers (within shouting distance of this marker); El Capitan Theatre (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel (about 300 feet away); C. C. Brown’s Ice Cream (about 400 feet away); The Hollywood Reporter (about 400 feet away); Award of Excellence KTLA-TV (about 400 feet away); Max Factor Building (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hollywood.
More about this marker. The Chinese Theatre is Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument No. 55, designated in 1968.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 10, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 4, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 26 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 4, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.