The Geffen Contemporary (MoCA)

Row 1

152 N Central Ave (at 1st St)
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 626-6222

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  • Admission is FREE every Thursday evening, 5-8pm, so take your time and catch a late dinner in Little Tokyo when you're done.
  • Check out Art in the Streets @MOCAlosangeles. Go @metrolosangeles 2 Little Tokyo Gold Line #dtla -
  • Did you know? Before MOCA moved in, and architect Frank Gehry renovated, the Geffen Contemporary space was home to a hardware store and later, a city warehouse and police car garage.
  • CA (See) Don't miss Dennis Hopper's Double Standard at this former police car warehouse renovated by Frank Gehry.
  • Visited the 90's pop art
  • The entrance is kinda hard to find as it's completely painted over. Good thing there were arrows and friendly museum security guards taking breaks to point us the right way
  • I like this better than the main MOCA building. More room for large scale installations.
  • With cutting-edge exhibitions, hands-on education programs and popular evening events, this is a must-see for contemporary art enthusiasts. Free admission every Thursday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Thursdays after 5pm are free. Save some scratch for Japanese food in this neighborhood.
  • Go see Transmission LA
  • One of my favorite spots in all of LA and I'm happy you're here. Check out their main location on Grand Ave. too. Become a member!!
  • Under the Big Black Sun Exhibit - watch videos from the Cramps, X + more
  • Every Monday of the Art in the Streets exhibit is now FREE courtesy of Banksy
  • Love that it is free on Thursdays 5-8! Art in the Streets is a MUST see!
  • Art in the Streets exhibition running until August a must see
  • For me, this MOCA venue continues to have more exhibitions that are more interesting than those @ the primary venue.
  • check out the MOCA on from 5 to 8!
  • This museum in Little Tokyo has a wonderful retrospective on the 90's right now. Well curated. Loved it
  • I love the space, the stylish people in it, and the free admissions on Thursday evenings.
  • It was almost closing time so we got a stamp for out next visit - very kind of them