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Skeletons in the Closet

1104 N Mission Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90033-1017
+1 323-343-0760
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OMG, such a weird & wonderful place!

If you have a sense of humour, not even a particularly macabre one, you'll delight in this place... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
Greater Sydney, Australia
For those who like unusual gift shops....

When I learned about this on TA, I put it on my agenda for our L.A. trip. Do take a look at what... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2017
Toronto, Canada
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1104 N Mission Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90033-1017
+1 323-343-0760
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

If you have a sense of humour, not even a particularly macabre one, you'll delight in this place! It is true that a solemn silence is required as you walk through the lobby, as this is a working coroners office with grieving families in attendance....More

Thank Dromomaniac
Reviewed 21 March 2017

When I learned about this on TA, I put it on my agenda for our L.A. trip. Do take a look at what they sell online first, to make sure it's worth your trip. It took us a long time to get there from Venice,...More

Thank product-of-canada
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This place is great if you want morbid trinkets and official gear from the Medical Examiners office. Its a little pricey but you are buying direct. Everytime I go there I feel like a kid in a candy store spending a hundred bucks on shirts...More

Thank travelguy20102014
Reviewed 13 August 2015

I had heard about this place some years ago, and finally got around to visiting in June of this year. Some of the gifts in there are really unusual - towels with body outlines on them, crime scene tape, body bags, down to the usual...More

Thank Irenepmi
Reviewed 29 June 2015

After you've passed through the mourning relatives you can safely liven up. Throughout the gift shop you'll be thinking (Is it even LEGAL to sell THAT???!!). No worries! You can also buy online to escape the prying eyes of your boss and mother-in-law. Or you...More

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 23 October 2013

Okay, it's not your typical gift shop - Skeletons in the Closet is the gift shop in the L.A. County Coroner's office. It's a great source of one-of-a-kind gifts - T-shirts, Hoodies and jackets emblazoned with "CORONER", body bags, beach towels (with a chalk-outline body),...More

3  Thank 007_nic
Reviewed 13 February 2013

Who would have thought the coroner's office would have a gift shop?! If your taste runs to the darker side then this is the shop for you... coroner logo mugs, shirts, "body bag" garment bags, hats, and the delightful chefs apron with pockets for "spare...More

2  Thank travellinjenna
Reviewed 8 May 2012

My wife knows i have a dark sense of humor so she got me a "CORONER" shirt as a stocking stuffer for xmas. I told her beforehand i wanted one but she actually got me the wrong shirt that i wanted. So a few days...More

1  Thank Tleeg
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