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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Hollywood skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Hollywood architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Hollywood are included on this list. Information about these Hollywood buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Hollywood and older historic landmarks.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different buildings, like Capitol Records Building and TCL Chinese Theatre.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Hollywood?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Hollywood. Famous architectural houses within the city of Hollywood are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
Capitol Records Building is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Hollywood Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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The Capitol Records Building, also known as the Capitol Records Tower, is a Hollywood Boulevard Commercial and Entertainment District building that is located in Hollywood, Los Angeles. The building is a thirteen-story tower that was designed by Welton Becket and is one of the city's landmarks. ...more

City/Town: California, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1956

Created By: Welton Becket

Style: Googie architecture

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Crossroads of the World is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Hollywood Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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Crossroads of the World has been called America's first outdoor shopping mall. Located on Sunset Boulevard and Las Palmas in Los Angeles, the mall features a central building designed to resemble an ocean liner surrounded by a small village of cottage-style bungalows. It was designed by Robert V. ...more

City/Town: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA

Style: Modern architecture, Streamline Moderne

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Dolby Theatre is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Hollywood Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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The Dolby Theatre is a live-performance auditorium in the Hollywood and Highland shopping mall and entertainment complex, on Hollywood Boulevard and North Highland Avenue, in the Hollywood district of Los Angeles, United States. Since its opening on November 9, 2001, the theater has hosted the ...more

City/Town: Los Angeles, California, USA

Opened: Nov 09 2001

Created By: David Rockwell

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Guaranty Building is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Hollywood Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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Guaranty Building is a Beaux Arts office building in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California built in 1923 and designed by John C. Austin. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979. The building is currently owned by the Church of Scientology. ...more

City/Town: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1923

Architect: John C. Austin

Created By: John C. Austin

Style: Beaux-Arts architecture

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