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Free Museum Days!

 One benefit of living in the Los Angeles area is the multitude of museums and cultural events.  The great news for families is that, on many days, admission is FREE!  So, take advantage of one of these great events.  Some of these museums and events are even guided. 

 

Below is a list of free museum days.  Dates and times are subject to change.  Please check the museum's website when planning your visit.

 

* Page Museum/La Brea Tar Pits

Free admission on the first Tuesday of every month, except July and August.

 

* William S. Hart Ranch and Museum

Free admission every visit.  The museum is closed every Monday and Tuesday.

 

* Hammer Museum

Admission to all exhibitions is free and open to the public every day.

 

* Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens

Free admission on the first Thursday of every month with advance tickets.

 

* Skirball Cultural Center

Free admission on Thursdays.

 

* California Science Center

Free admission to permanent exhibit galleries daily.  There is a charge for special exhibits and attractions.

  

* Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Free admission on the second Tuesday of every month. 

  

 * MOCA Grand Avenue

Free admission every Thursday evening from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM.

 

* The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA

Free admission every Thursday evening from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM.

 

* MOCA Pacific Design Center

Free admission every visit.  The museum is closed on Mondays.

  

* Japanese American National Museum

Free admission every third Thursday of the month.  Free admission every Thursday evening from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM.

  

* Museum of Latin American Art

Free admission every Sunday.

  

* Kidspace Children's Museum

Free admission on the first Tuesday evening of every month from 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM.

  

* Norton Simon Museum

Free admission on the first Friday evening of every month from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM.

  

* The Getty Center

Free admission every visit.  The museum is closed on Mondays.

 

* The Getty Villa

Free admission every visit.  The museum is closed on Tuesdays.  An advance time entry ticket is required.

  

* Discovery Science Center

One free general admission for Bank of America cardholders on the first Sunday of each month.

 

* Griffith Observatory

Free admission every visit.  The museum is closed on Mondays.

 

* The Autry Museum

Free admission every second Tuesday of every month, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and Presidents' Day