Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences 1313 Vine St, Los Angeles, CA90028 The world famous Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is the home of the Academy Awards, also known as the…More Oscars. The building itself is a large monolithic structure with glass doors and a fountain. Palm trees and landscaping decorate the main entrance. The main lobby is round with two 15-foot Oscars guarding the Dunn Theater auditorium entrance. The Academy building was built in 1947 and was named after Mary Pickford, a silent film star and founding member. The Mary Pickford Center houses the Dunn Theater, the Academy Film Archive and the Science and Technology Council. The Academy building also houses a TV studio, where the Johnny Carson Show, Barney Miller and the Newlywed Game were shot.
Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel 7000 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, CA90028 The Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel is conveniently located in the heart of Hollywood, on the legendary Hollywood Blvd. All…More 300 guest rooms have recently undergone complete renovation. This historic hotel has seen many celebrities stay in its rooms and will be sure to provide you with the glamorous stay in Hollywood you've always dreamed of. The hotel also features venues for private events and meetings, including the Blossom Room, host of the inaugural Academy Awards ceremony.
TCL Chinese Theatre 6925 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA90028 TCL Chinese Theatre is a historic movie theater, located on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, which has hosted many movie…More premiers and other special events including three Academy Awards ceremonies. The theater itself has a capacity of 1152 and features an array of decadent Chinese-style decor, with the exterior designed in the style of a large red Chinese pagoda. TCL Chinese Theatre shows current-release movies on its single screen; additionally, tours of the theater are offered during normal business hours.
Hollywood Sound Systems 1541 Wilcox Ave, Los Angeles, CA90028 Hollywood Sound Systems specializes in sound design. Clients include the Directors Guild of America, Brentwood School…More and the Game Show Network. Hollywood Sound Systems installed the first wireless headsets for the referees in the NFL. The company provides sound systems for the Academy Awards presentations. Customers can rent equipment including DYNACORD Cobra Systems<i>, </i>Yamaha PM5Ds and Genex GX-9048F sound systems. This facility is not open to the public, so call for appointments.