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The Avalon Hotel – The Former Beverly Carlton Where Marilyn Monroe Once Lived

Jan 11th, 2011 | By | Category: Marilyn Monroe Locations

Another location that the Grim Cheaper and I stalked while in the Beverly Hills area two weekends ago was the historic Avalon Hotel, where my girl Marilyn Monroe once lived for a period of about three years back in the 1950’s.  During that time, the property was a residential motel known as the Beverly Carlton that was first opened in 1948 and was designed by legendary graphic designer Alvin Lustig.  And while the hotel was actually considered to be a moderately priced accommodation for its […]