• See us on Ghost Adventures

    Recently Scott filmed and episode of Ghost Adventures with Josh Bagans and the crew.  Look for it soon!  It’s a Hollywood episode about Peg Entwistle, the girl who jumped off the Hollywood Sign in 1932.  It’s a story that’s very dear to me.

    See us on Ghost Adventures
  • Jerry Maren the LAST Munchkin Stops in DDT

    Jerry Maren is the last surviving Munchkin from The Wizard of Oz movie.  He handed Dorothy the lollipop!  Jerry stopped by to say hello and meet our little Heather.

    Jerry Maren the LAST Munchkin Stops in DDT
  • Journey to the lost Spider Pool of Los Angeles

    This isn’t part of the tour, but I thought you would like to see an adventure we went on!  It felt like I was Indiana Jones!

  • We did gravely important work!

    The fine folks who support Dearly Departed Tours have arranged for Johnny Arthur’s grave to be marked in Valhalla Memorial Park.

    We did gravely important work!
  • The Helter Skelter Tour

                  We helped with the research for the new Aquarius show about Manson

    The Helter Skelter Tour
  • Dearly Departed goes NEON!

    Our new neon sign is such a gas!

    Dearly Departed goes NEON!
  • Dearly Departed – Episode 1: “B-Movie Queens”

    Dearly Departed – Episode 1: “B-Movie Queens” from Dearly Departed on Vimeo. In Episode 1 of the exciting new web TV series “Dearly Departed,” host Scott Michaels explores the bizarre death of B-movie actress Yvette Vickers, shows-off personal belongings of icon Jayne Mansfield, and journeys to locations connected to the Phil Spector murder case.

  • Dearly Departed Tours’ List of the 13 Scariest Places in Los Angeles

    Published in the Los Angeles Convention and Tourist Bureau newsletter. See the entire article here.

    Dearly Departed Tours’ List of the 13 Scariest Places in Los Angeles

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Timeline Photos

Jayne Mansfield and Tate Labianca artifacts at Dearly Departed Tours. Jayne’s hed topper, chunk of the heart shaped pool, pink brick, hot water bottle, piece of the fan belt from the car, windshield glass from the car, bathroom floor from the White Kitchen, Jayne’s last pee break, an exact model of Steven..

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Timeline Photos

Our newest candles! Available exclusively in our shop!

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Timeline Photos

Those were the days, when you could smoke in the emergency room.

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Dearly Departed Tours and Gallery

Now the RKO globe? I don’t know if these petition things work. I am shocked (but not shocked, but shocked) that we are even discussing this. STOP tearing cool stuff down, please.

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Haunting images of the beautifully preserved saints

Lets do this – the Incorruptible Tour of Italy.

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Dearly Departed Tours and Gallery

Stop taking Hollywood away in dump trucks!

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An Underwater City for the dead

Underwater Cemetery off the coast of Florida. It’s for those who have been “neptuned”.

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