The Monkees Map

California

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    Barney’s Beanery

    8447 Santa Monica Boulevard, Hollywood, CA, US Directions Articles

    The Monkees hung out here.

    Source: Monkees & Me

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    Belmont Park

    3146 Mission Boulevard, San Diego, CA, US Directions

    The Kiddie Land scenes in “Here Come The Monkees (The Pilot)” were filmed here.

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    Ben Frank’s (formerly)

    8585 Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood, CA, US Directions Articles

    The Monkees’ audition advertisement called for “spirited Ben Frank’s types”.

    Source: Day by Day, pg. 26

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    Bronson Canyon

    3200 Canyon Drive, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Articles

    The war scene in Head was filmed here.

    Source: Day by Day, pg. 175

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    Burbank Airport

    2627 North Hollywood Way, Burbank, CA, US Directions

    The airport scenes in “Success Story” were filmed here.

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    Castaway Restaurant

    1250 East Harvard Road, Burbank, CA, US Directions

    Romp scenes featured in several episodes were filmed here.

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    Cedars of Lebanon Hospital

    8700 Beverly Boulevard, Hollywood, CA, US Directions Articles

    Micky’s birthplace.

    Source: I’m a Believer, pg. 16

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    Chasen’s (formerly)

    9039 Beverly Boulevard, Hollywood, CA, US Directions Articles

    The Monkees appeared at an NBC promotional event here in June 1966.

    Source: Micky Dolenz’s commentary for Daydream Believers

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    Ciro’s (formerly)

    8433 Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood, CA, US Directions

    The Monkees hung out here.

    Source: Davy Jones’ commentary for Daydream Believers

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    Colorado Boulevard

    Colorado Boulevard & Eagle Rock Boulevard, Glendale, CA, US Directions

    The Monkeemobile drives west down Colorado Boulevard in the opening credits.

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    Columbia Ranch

    411 North Hollywood Way, Burbank, CA, US Directions Articles

    Many outdoor scenes from the TV show were filmed here.

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    Copper Skillet (formerly)

    6100 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Articles

    The Monkees would often eat lunch here while filming the TV show.

    Source: Monkees’ Private Places

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    Davy’s Hollywood apartment (formerly)

    8558 Holloway Drive, Hollywood, CA, US Directions Articles

    Davy’s home circa at least February - June 1967.

    Source: A Special Look at Davy Jones; 72 Very Personal Fax About Davy Jones

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    Davy’s Hollywood Hills home (formerly)

    8571 Franklin Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Articles

    Davy’s home circa July 1967 - April 1968+.

    Source: They Made a Monkee Out of Me, pg. 83

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    Eunice Knight Saunders School (formerly)

    14130 Riverside Drive, Sherman Oaks, CA, US Directions Articles

    Micky’s school circa 1951.

    Source: I’m a Believer, pg. 22; Day by Day, pg. 12

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    Gerald Desmond Bridge

    Gerald Desmond Bridge, Long Beach, CA, US Directions

    The opening scene in Head was filmed here.

    Source: The Monkees, Head, and the 60s, pg. 148; SOTCAA

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    Golden Bear (formerly)

    306 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA, US Directions Articles

    Peter Tork worked and performed here pre-Monkees.

    Source: Day by Day, pg. 24

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    Goldstar Studios (formerly)

    6252 Santa Monica Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Songs

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    Gower Street & Sunset Boulevard

    Gower Street & Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions

    Several scenes from the TV show were filmed here, including the bed scene in the opening credits.

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    Grand Olympic Auditorium (formerly)

    1801 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions

    The boxing scene in Head was filmed here.

    Source: Day by Day, pg. 176

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    Griffith Observatory

    2800 East Observatory Road, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions

    Romp scenes featured in several season one episodes were filmed here.

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    Hollywood Bowl

    2301 Highland Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Articles

    Micky jumped into the pool when The Monkees performed here in June 1967.

    Source: Monkee Talk

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    Hollywood Walk of Fame / Vogue Theater

    6675 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions

    Head premiered at the Vogue Theater in 1968. The Monkees received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame here in 1989.

    Source: The Monkees, Head, and the 60s, pg. 147

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    Hotel del Coronado

    1500 Orange Avenue, Coronado, CA, US Directions

    Many of the Riviera Country Club scenes in “Here Come The Monkees (The Pilot)” were filmed here.

    Source: Micky Dolenz’s commentary for Daydream Believers

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    Hyperion Sewage Treatment Plant

    12000 Vista Del Mar, Playa Del Rey, CA, US Directions

    The factory scenes in Head were filmed here.

    Source: Day by Day, pg. 176

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    Jeffries Automotive Styling (formerly)

    3077 Cahuenga Boulevard West, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Articles

    The designer of the Monkeemobile, Dean Jeffries’ shop.

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    Kit Kraft

    12109 Ventura Place, Studio City, CA, US Directions Articles

    Micky’s favorite place to buy hobby materials.

    Source: Monkees’ Private Places

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    Ledbetter’s (formerly)

    1621 Westwood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Articles

    Mike performed here with The Survivors pre-Monkees.

    Source: Total Control, pg. 28

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    Lenny’s Boot Parlor (formerly)

    1448 North Gower Street, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Articles

    The Monkees and Gene Ashman (wardrobe designer) often shopped here.

    Source: Micky Goes Shopping; Monkees’ Private Places

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    Los Angeles Trade Technical College

    400 West Washington Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Articles

    Micky’s college in 1964.

    Source: I’m a Believer, pg. 54

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    Micky’s Camarillo Street home (formerly)

    10500 Camarillo Street, North Hollywood, CA, US Directions Articles

    Micky’s home circa September 1948.

    Source: I’m a Believer, pg. 16; My Life Story in Pix by Micky Dolenz

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    Micky’s Laurel Canyon home (formerly)

    2441 Horse Shoe Canyon Road, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Articles

    Micky’s home circa June 1967 - August 1968+.

    Source: rollingstone.com; How The Monkees Live

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    NBC Studios Burbank

    3000 West Alameda Avenue, Burbank, CA, US Directions

    A scene in “The Audition (Find The Monkees)” was filmed here.

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    North Hollywood Junior High

    4525 Irvine Avenue, North Hollywood, CA, US Directions Articles

    Micky’s school circa 1958.

    Source: Day by Day, pg. 12

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    NRG Studios

    11128 Weddington Street, North Hollywood, CA, US Directions Songs

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    Original Sound (formerly)

    7120 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Songs

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    Pandora’s Box (formerly)

    8118 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions

    The teenage nightclub referenced in the song “Daily Nightly” and “The Audition (Find The Monkees)” interview segment.

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    Pantages Theatre

    6233 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions

    Micky, Mike, and Peter played their final Monkees concert as a trio here on September 16, 2016.

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    Paradise Cove

    Paradise Cove, Malibu, CA, US Directions

    Several beach scenes in the episode “Monkees at the Movies” were filmed here.

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    Peter’s Hollywood Hills home (formerly)

    6416 Rodgerton Drive, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Articles

    Peter’s home circa at least (March?) July 1967 - June 1968.

    Source: takesunset.com; How Peter Lives; Here’s the Inside Story on What It’s Like When Peter Tork Asks “Would You Like to Come Up to My Pad?”

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    Peter’s Studio City home (formerly)

    3615 Shady Oak Road, Studio City, CA, US Directions Articles

    Peter’s home circa June 1968+.

    Source: Day by Day, pg. 193

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    Pickwick Books (formerly)

    6743 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Articles

    Peter’s favorite place to buy books.

    Source: Monkees’ Private Places

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    RCA Victor Studios (Hollywood) (formerly)

    6363 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Articles Songs

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    Red Velvet Club (formerly)

    6507 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Articles

    Micky performed here pre-Monkees.

    Source: I’m a Believer, pg. 53

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    Rodney Bingenheimer’s English Disco (formerly)

    7561 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions

    Rodney Bingenheimer was Davy’s stand-in in “The Prince and the Paupers”.

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    Rose Bowl

    1001 Rose Bowl Drive, Pasadena, CA, US Directions

    The cheerleading scene in Head was filmed here.

    Source: The Monkees, Head, and the 60s, pg. 160; SOTCAA

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    Screen Gems Columbia Studios

    1438 North Gower Street, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Articles

    The Monkees’ pad and other indoor scenes for the TV show were filmed here, mostly on stage 7.

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    Sunset Sound

    6650 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Songs

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    The Beverly Hills Hotel

    9641 Sunset Boulevard, Beverly Hills, CA, US Directions Articles

    The Monkees received gold records for More of the Monkees and Mike punched a wall here in January 1967.

    Source: I’m a Believer, pg. 112–115

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    The Greek Theatre

    2700 North Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Articles

    The Monkees performed here on September 7, 1986. This was one of the last North American concerts featuring all four Monkees.

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    The Marquis Restaurant (formerly)

    8240 West Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood, CA, US Directions Articles

    Micky’s dad owned this restaurant.

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    The Sound Factory

    6357 Selma Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Songs

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    Tiger Beat (formerly)

    1800 Highland Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions

    Tiger Beat magazine often featured stories about The Monkees.

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    Travel Town Railroad

    5200 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions

    The “Last Train to Clarksville” romp featured in “Monkees at the Movies” was filmed here.

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    Troubadour

    9081 Santa Monica Boulevard, Hollywood, CA, US Directions Articles

    Mike worked as the Hootmaster here for Monday night hootenannies pre-Monkees.

    Source: Infinite Tuesday, pg. 14; Total Control, pg. 27; Monkees’ Private Places

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    T.T.G. Studios (formerly)

    1441 North McCadden Place, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Songs

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    Ulysses S. Grant High School

    13000 Oxnard Street, Valley Glen, CA, US Directions Articles

    Micky’s high school.

    Source: My Intimate Childhood Pix

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    Valley Junior College

    5800 Fulton Avenue, Van Nuys, CA, US Directions Articles

    Micky’s school in 1963.

    Source: I’m a Believer, pg. 45; Day by Day, pg. 16

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    Van Nuys Junior High

    5435 Vesper Avenue, Van Nuys, CA, US Directions

    Micky’s school in 1960.

    Source: Day by Day, pg. 14

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    Villa Antelo (formerly)

    15221 Antelo Place, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Articles

    Mike’s home circa at least July 1967 - July 1968+.

    Source: newspapers.com; Monkees & You; Come to Mike’s House; How The Monkees Live

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    West Olive Avenue & West Alameda Avenue

    West Olive Avenue & West Alameda Avenue, Burbank, CA, US Directions

    A scene in “The Audition (Find The Monkees)” was filmed here.

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    Western Recorders

    6000 West Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, US Directions Songs

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    Westward Beach

    Westward Beach, Malibu, CA, US Directions

    Several beach scenes in TV show were filmed here.

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    Whisky a Go Go

    8901 Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood, CA, US Directions Articles

    The Monkees hung out here.

    Source: Monkees’ Private Places

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    Zuma Beach

    Zuma Beach, Malibu, CA, US Directions

    Several beach scenes in TV show were filmed here.

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Arizona

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    Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum

    1826 West McDowell Road, Phoenix, AZ, US Directions

    Some of the concert scenes in “Monkees on Tour” were filmed here on January 21, 1967.

    Source: Day by Day, pg. 84

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    Christown Mall

    1703 West Bethany Home Road, Phoenix, AZ, US Directions Articles

    “Monkees on Tour” was filmed here in 1967.

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    Mountain Shadows Resort Hotel

    5445 East Lincoln Drive, Scottsdale, AZ, US Directions Articles

    “Monkees on Tour” was filmed here in 1967.

    Source: soundcloud.com

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    Sky Harbor Airport

    3400 East Sky Harbor Boulevard, Phoenix, AZ, US Directions

    “Monkees on Tour” was filmed here in 1967.

    Source: Day by Day, pg. 84

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Connecticut

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    E.O. Smith High School

    1235 Storrs Road, Storrs, CT, US Directions

    Peter’s high school.

France

Illinois

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    Fred Niles Studios (formerly)

    1058 West Washington Boulevard, Chicago, IL, US Directions

    The Rainbow Room romps were filmed here in August 1967.

    Source: Day by Day, pg. 128

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Michigan

Minnesota

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    Carleton College

    1 North College Street, Northfield, MN, US Directions Articles

    Peter’s college in 1960.

    Source: Day by Day, pg. 14

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New York

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    Davy’s West 46th Street home (formerly)

    425 West 46th Street, New York City, NY, US Directions

    Davy’s home circa 1963.

    Source: They Made a Monkee Out of Me, pg. 39

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    The Whitby Apartments (formerly)

    325 West 45th Street, New York City, NY, US Directions

    Davy’s home circa late 1961.

    Source: They Made a Monkee Out of Me, pg. 34

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    Zilch (formerly)

    217 Thompson Street, New York City, NY, US Directions Articles

    Davy’s boutique.

    Source: They Made a Monkee Out of Me, p.101; Davy’s Future

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Pennsylvania

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    Davy’s Beavertown home (formerly)

    301 South Center Street, Beavertown, PA, US Directions

    Davy’s home.

    Source: zillow.com

Texas

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    Mike Nesmith Street

    Mike Nesmith Street, Leon Valley, TX, US Directions

    Mike’s uncle, Chick Adair, named this street after Mike.

    Source: Total Control, pg. 19

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    San Antonio College

    1819 North Main Avenue, San Antonio, TX, US Directions Articles

    Mike’s college in 1963.

    Source: Total Control, pg. 20

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    Thomas Jefferson High School

    4001 Walnut Hill Lane, Dallas, TX, US Directions

    Mike’s high school in 1958–1961.

    Source: Day by Day, pg. 12; Total Control, pg. 16

England

Utah

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    Valley Music Hall (formerly)

    835 N 400 E, Salt Lake City, UT, US Directions Songs

    The “Circle Sky” scene in Head was filmed here.

    Source: Day by Day, pg. 189

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