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Nice to be able to look at the home of the author of one of the book that led to one of the most beloved movies of all t

It is still occupied by residents and not a tourist attraction. Still, it is a landmark in... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
SanDiegoGuy1
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San Diego, California
Interesting city trivia

Took a walking tour and this location was part of our tour. Very interesting to learn more about... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
melindasilby
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Downey, California
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14 Sep 2018
“Nice to be able to look at the home of the author of one of the book that led to one of the most beloved movies of all t”
17 Jun 2018
“Interesting city trivia”
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1101 Star Park Cir, Coronado, CA 92118-2842
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Reviewed 15 September 2018

It is still occupied by residents and not a tourist attraction. Still, it is a landmark in Coronado that doesn't get much attention as it is not a business which all the other attractions mostly are.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

Took a walking tour and this location was part of our tour. Very interesting to learn more about L. Frank Baum.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

Only when you are with a local do you see this house and it was quite amazing to see it. You can't go in and it was up for sale.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

This is the home where L. Frank Baum wrote his first 3 books in the Oz series and it is believed that the "Emerald City" mention in his books is a nod to Coronado which bears that name, unofficially. It is situated in the vicinity...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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The house is located in a residential area. You can walk by it and take pictures. I don't believe you are able to enter it. Make sure and see the beautiful globe light fixtures that Baum designed at the Hotel Del... More
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