Marilyn Monroe House, Palm Springs

Marilyn Monroe House, Palm Springs

Ms. Monroe lived in 43 different homes during her lifetime – while some belonged to her lovers and her husbands, most were rented, as was this one, too. With its Spanish-tiled steps, black-and-white striped sunshades, abundant foliage, and gold-trimmed wrought-iron front gate, the charming bungalow-style dwelling just screams "fifties", having been described as "the most beautiful house on the block".

The shrubbery in front of the property has grown considerably in recent years, blocking quite a bit of the exterior from view, but the home is surprisingly stalker-friendly otherwise: very close to the street and with no gate or wall to block it off, either.

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Sight Name: Marilyn Monroe House
Sight Location: Palm Springs, USA
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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