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Doheny Mansion and Chester Place

8 Chester Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90007-2518
+1 213-477-2764
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well worth the price of learning about one of Los Angeles’ most important early settlers, innovators, and investors.

The story of the Doheny family is a long and circuitous story, involving two generations and two... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Lutea
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Laguna Hills
Take a tour and visualize the Los Angeles heyday

Take a tour and visualize the Los Angeles heyday when oil minted money and the sky was the limit... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2017
Cavydad
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Camarillo, California
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22 Jan 2018
“well worth the price of learning about one of Los Angeles’ most important early settlers, innovators, and investors.”
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8 Chester Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90007-2518
Central L.A
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

The story of the Doheny family is a long and circuitous story, involving two generations and two major homes. This review will cover the Doheny Mansion and a second review will cover the second family home, called Greystone Manor. We took a tour of the...More

2  Thank Lutea
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Take a tour and visualize the Los Angeles heyday when oil minted money and the sky was the limit. Tours are not offered everyday. But you are permitted to walk around the buildings. new Money and wealth at the turn of the last century. Architecturally...More

Thank Cavydad
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

The mansion itself is worth seeing. Beautiful antiques, paintings, rugs architecture. The son's home is not worth seeing. The historic church is a must! Absolutely beautiful. A little hidden gem in Los Angeles and off the beaten glitter and paparazzi.

1  Thank Cathy E
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Reviewed 10 May 2016

Nice views of the city, make sure you get a guide because there are a lot of cool stories you could be missing.

1  Thank Felipe A
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Reviewed 13 July 2014

I was really looking forward to this. I was pretty disappointed. When we got there, we were herded into another house and had to sit and listen to an awful tour guide who spent a half an hour giving us the whole history of the...More

3  Thank Gwen L
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