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Marilyn Monroe's subway grate

Address: Lexington Ave & E 52nd St, South West corner, New York City, NY

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  • NL Scott L
    NL Scott L
    St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
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    "Grate" Visit

    This is my second time visiting this site. I researched significantly to find the exact spot from the iconic movie with the iconic starlet. Depending on who you read, it is either the fourth or fifth ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1577071358000+0800)/
  • Connector474178
    Connector474178
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    Marilyn's grate

    Looks the same as all the other grates around, no signage to show what happened here - not at all publicized as a tourist attraction

    Reviewed on /Date(1575888191000+0800)/
  • Rumples
    Rumples
    Tucson, Arizona
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    Could Be Any Grate

    This is supposed to be the grate that Marilyn Monroe stands on during a scene from the 1955 film, "The Seven Year Itch," in which her skirt billows, showing off her legs. The image lives on in poster...

    Reviewed on /Date(1539081342000+0800)/
  • Karen P
    Karen P
    Chesterfield, Missouri, United States
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    Disappointing in real life

    The significance of the subway great is cool, but in actuality is disappointing. Be sure to see Seven Year Itch before looking for it!

    Reviewed on /Date(1538472638000+0800)/
  • suemagoo29
    suemagoo29
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    A must for any MM fan

    I love the movie and my daughter’s middle name is Monroe so of course this was on our list. The street has changed and so has the grate but it is still a cool thing to stand in the spot. There is no f...

    Reviewed on /Date(1535805883000+0800)/

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