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Los Angeles County Museum of Art at California
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Los Angeles County Museum of Art at California

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

5905 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90036
Category: Activities, Attractions
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The Los Angeles County Museum of Art

With a collection that spans thousands of years, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) stands alone as the largest art museum in the western United States. LACMA has earned a reputation for engaging and educating the community that supports its work. By means of exhibitions, public programs, and research facilities, the museum attracts millions of annual visitors looking to expand their imaginations through Art. Explore its vast collections on your next trip to LA, and after you've seen your share of priceless international masterpieces, stop into the LACMA restaurant for a delicious meal.


Hours -

LACMA is open all week, aside from Wednesday. The museum closes for Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Regular Hours

  • Monday 12 noon-8 pm
  • Tuesday 12 noon-8 pm
  • Wednesday Closed
  • Thursday 12 noon-8 pm
  • Friday 12 noon-9 pm
  • Saturday 11 am-8 pm
  • Sunday 11 am-8 pm


  • General Admission: $15
  • Members: Free
  • Under 18: Free
  • Seniors & Students: $10
  • Groups of 10 or more: $12


Second Tuesdays -

General Admission is free to the public on the second Tuesday of every month.

After 5 Deals -

After 5pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, general admission is free to LA County residents.
For an updated list of events, visit: http://www.lacma.org/programs/all


  • Ongoing Daily Tours
  • Spotlight Talks
  • Exhibition Tours
  • Film viewings
  • Live Music Ensembles

Admission for Kids

Children under 18 get in for free.

Guided Tours

Ongoing tours are held daily except for Wednesdays which is when the museum is closed.


Are there activities for kids and families?

Education programs: LACMA offers educational tours, classes, and artist talks. NexGen, LACMAS free youth membership program, offers free admission to anyone under 17. The Boone's Children's Gallery gives children the chance to learn about brush painting and art from Korea and China. Storytelling is held in the gallery every Monday and Friday at 2pm.

What is the best time to go?

The museum is very busy in the Summer, especially on weekends. Try to go in the morning, preferably early in the week.

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