We all know that Hollywood has a different international reputation in the world, than any other neighborhood in Los Angeles. However, besides the movie world, there are many other things, that make this place an awesome tourist destination. Here are some of the main attractions of the Hollywood, which you should definitely include in your itinerary.
Hollywood Walk of Fame
Some of the sidewalks along the Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street embedded with brass and terrazzo stars are referred as Hollywood Walk of Fame. The stars bear the names of some of the greatest actors, directors, producers, and fictional characters of the cinematic universe.
This is a big outdoor amphitheater that hosts some of the greatest concerts. You are allowed to bring your own drinks and food in most concerts and can also have a picnic on the grounds.
It is a great place to watch a movie, and in addition to that, the forecourt has foot and hand imprints of some of the greatest names of Hollywood. You can also get a museum tour to watch the beautiful artwork of the museum.
The Hollywood Sign
You can take pictures of the Hollywood sign from the Hollywood and Highland. One of the best places to get a decent picture is from the viewing bridges near the Chinese theater at the Hollywood and Highland complex.
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum
The Madame Tussauds Wax Museum has been one of the best attractions in Hollywood for decades. You can have a lot of fun time shooting photos with the wax figures of the popular movie characters and stars.
Guinness World Records Museum
Who would not want to visit a museum full of world records? You can compare your weight and height with the world’s heaviest and tallest persons, or try out the long jump record, get the experience for speed records in the Adrenaline Theater, etc.
This observatory has a wide range of science and space related displays. You can watch the planetarium shows, peek into the telescopes and see the far away planets, check out the periodic table with samples of each element, and do many other exciting things here.
This is where the Oscar award ceremonies are held. You can get a guided walking tour that explains the historical and architectural highlights of the world famous venue. The tour will certainly give you a feel of elegance and style of the Hollywood world.