For Angelenos — especially those of us who live in Hollywood — Scientology isn't just a strange religion that lives on-screen in HBO's Going Clear
. It's part of our very neighborhood. Just as the documentary showed, the organization's original headquarters are situated smack dab in the middle of our city, rising out of East Hollywood like a college campus. Drive by at the right time and you can even see groups of Scientologists dressed in white, walking in a single line between buildings.
This week, Business Insider
satiated a little more of the Scientology curiosity itch. The site posted a comprehensive look at the campus, giving a close-up look at the buildings
many of us see every day. As they explain, the massive property is more than a religious haven for some; it's also a real estate goldmine, worth more than $400 million, according to The Hollywood Reporter
. Now, that's some pricey L.A. real estate
Click through our slideshow for a peek at the sprawling campus, then head over to Business Insider
for even more scoop.