Even though many associate Hollywood with its nightlife, there are actually a number of things to take advantage of in the city that are appropriate for all ages. Whether you are looking for something that will keep the whole family busy all day or a shorter event, here are some things to do with family while in Hollywood.
For a fun and maybe even a little silly time, head over to Madame Tussauds Hollywood Wax Museum. Here, you and your family can take all the pictures you’d like with some of the most famous celebrities around - at least, you can take pictures with their wax statues. In addition, you’ll be able to learn interesting and fun facts about the various celebrities as well! The museum is open 7 days a week. For more information, visit www.hollywoodwaxmuseum.com
For a unique experience, look no further than Ripley’s Believe it or Not. At this incredible museum, you’ll be able to see some of the most unbelievable exhibits that aren’t found anywhere else. There are 15 themed galleries that offer up over 300 artifacts and exhibits for you to enjoy. Here, you’ll find a 12ft replica of a Transformer made from scrap car parts, an authentic vampire killing kit and so much more! Visit www.ripleys.com/hollywood for more information.
If you are a looking for an all day family friendly event, visit Universal Studios Hollywood. This fully functioning studio is also a theme park! So not only can you tour the backlot where movies such as War of the Worlds was filmed, you can also enjoy fun attractions such as Jurassic Park, a water ride with a drop that is nearly 85 feet high! For more information or to buy tickets online, visit www.universalstudioshollywood.com
Have a great time in Hollywood with the whole family!