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Ackerman Mansion - CLOSED

2495 Glendower Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027-1110
+1 323-666-6326
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Museum no longer exists -- but it was the Mecca for science fiction for decades

Please be advised fhat the home still stands but the Museum it featured no longer exists. Mr... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2011
Oldmoviefan
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Norfolk, Virginia
Mansion has shrunk, but still worth a visit

Please note that the WGuide link on Tripadvisor is very out of date re the Ackermansion - Forry has... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2005
cadgwith
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Berkshire, UK
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16 May 2011
“Museum no longer exists -- but it was the Mecca for science fiction for decades”
18 Oct 2005
“Mansion has shrunk, but still worth a visit”
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2495 Glendower Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027-1110
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+1 323-666-6326
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Reviewed 16 May 2011

Please be advised fhat the home still stands but the Museum it featured no longer exists. Mr. Forrest J Ackerman, the owner and curator of this fantastic time capsule of 19th century, 20th and early 21st century science fiction, passed in 2008 and the museum,...More

5  Thank Oldmoviefan
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Reviewed 18 October 2005

Please note that the WGuide link on Tripadvisor is very out of date re the Ackermansion - Forry has moved to a small bungalow at 4511 Russell Avenue, and has had to dispose of most of his collection. Having said that, he still has some...More

3  Thank cadgwith
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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