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Other Places to Visit
In the LA Area

If you decide to venture beyond the Lodge where events will be held (a breather can be helpful and hey, it's your vacation, for crying out loud), you'd better believe there is plenty to do if you have a car available.

Below are some of the recommended fun spots and there are plenty more as well:

Star Wares (shop specializing in selling clothes worn in movies and on TV shows

NBC studios tour

(CBS and ABC do not offer public tours)

Warner Brothers VIP tour:


Magic Mountain

Knotts Berry Farm

Universal Studios

Medieval Times - Yep, that one

Raging Waters - San Dimas, bit of a drive

Universal Citywalk - at the entrance to Universal Studios

Hollywood Wax Museum

Mann's Chinese Theater (the handprints and footprints)

Retail Slut (a really fun store)

Bodhi Tree (best metaphysical store ever)


Hollywood Walk of Fame (the stars on the sidewalk)

Hollywood Book & Poster Company

Beverly Hills - Awesome houses, star home tours, Rodeo Drive

The Museum of Radio and Television - Offers classic episodes of the soaps for viewing!

Los Angeles Museum of Natural History

Venice Beach - Muscle Beach, boardwalk, shops and beautiful California beach!  If you have never seen the ocean, you must!

Los Angeles Chinatown

Descanso Gardens - Beautiful botanicals

Olvera Street - A Latino culture extravaganza

Hard Rock Cafe - Los Angeles

La Brea Tar Pits

Frederick's of Hollywood Lingerie Museum - Famous people's underwear
6608 Hollywood Blvd.
Hollywood, California 90028
Tel: 213-466-8506

Hollywood Entertainment Museum

Guinness World of Records Museum

Paramount Studios

Santa Monica Pier

Griffith Park Observatory

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