The Collection


The World’s Largest Privately Held Collection of Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Property

The Marilyn Monroe Collection comprises a lifetime of memories, both Marilyn’s and the collector’s. The collection includes her clothing, furs, and accessories from her personal wardrobe, cosmetics, books from her personal library, numerous personal and professional documents, bank statements, financial documents, signed bank checks, and many other items directly from her estate.  Pieces in the collection represent significant aspects of Marilyn’s life, including items from her childhood, the very first fur she ever owned, a maternity dress from her final pregnancy in 1958, and the blouse she was wearing in the last photographs ever taken of the screen legend.  The collection includes items worn by Marilyn in her films, her personal film scripts, and also many original photographs of Marilyn.  As a whole, the collection outlines in great detail the personal and very private life of one of the world’s most famous and iconic film stars.

To view items in The Marilyn Monroe Collection, click on a link below.

Items with an asterisk (*) are pictured with Marilyn or in her home.

NOTE:  Collection items are not for sale.

Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Clothing & Accessories

Marilyn Monroe’s Personal Furs & Accessories

The Movie Star: Marilyn Monroe Film Related Pieces

The Beauty Queen: Marilyn’s Makeup

The Intellectual: Marilyn’s Library

Marilyn’s Childhood:  Items from Her Past

Marilyn’s Personal Possessions

Dear Marilyn Monroe: Letters to an Icon

Marilyn’s Invoices & Receipts

Marilyn’s Personal Files

Marilyn’s Financial Documents

Marilyn Monroe Bank Checks

Marilyn Monroe Autographs

Marilyn Monroe Photographs

Additional Collection Items