Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

Art Museum
5905 Wilshire Blvd (at S Ogden Dr)
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 857-6000
Monday
11:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday
11:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday
11:00am - 5:00pm
Friday
11:00am - 8:00pm
Saturday
10:00am - 7:00pm
Sunday
10:00am - 7:00pm

Tips

  • At the LACMA Caf, I absent-mindedly rearranged the ingredients of my fruit salad into a smiling face. I returned from the restroom to discover my creation had been awarded Best in Show.
  • The largest art museum in the western United States, this Mid-City behemoth features ongoing exhibits from around the world, regular concert series, film series, lectures and lots more.
  • Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is the largest encyclopedic museum west of Chicago, with a collection of more than 100,000 works
  • The elevators are rad.
  • go to the modern art section and look at the rothko in person.
  • A go-to spot for inspiring architecture.
  • Included in all memberships is free access to more than twenty exhibitions and installations this year including both the Tim Burton and "California Design: Living in a Modern Way" exhibitions.
  • LACMA is one of LA's top Museums and is famous for the Urban Light exhibit on Wilshire Blvd. Take advantage of the student discount or wait for free admission on the second Tuesday of the month.
  • A completely worthwhile museum made all the more worthwhile by the insanely photogenic lamp posts installation in front of the main entrance.
  • The boutique at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art is most notable for its selection of exclusive, limited-edition prints, like local legend Catherine Opies eerie photo of the Crenshaw High School.
  • Take a loved one on a special date to see urban lights @LACMA via @metrolosangeles - http://ht.ly/5Bx94
  • admission is free after 5pm.
  • Buy one Adult Admission, get one free
  • I can get lost here.
  • Check out the new exhibition on art in East and West Germany during the Cold War
  • Free admission on the second Tuesday of every month; Target sponsors free admission on select holidays (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day; Presidents Day; Memorial Day).
  • Contemporary art is always a big source of inspiration for design. The LACMA space itself is worth a visit.
  • The permanent collection spans the globe and the millennia, ranging from French Impressionism to Greek and Egyptian antiquities. Admission is pay-as-you-wish after 5 p.m. every day.
  • LACMA boasts an impressive collection, spanning the history of art from ancient times to the present. Photography, sans a flash, is permitted in most of the exhibitions!
  • CA (See): Along with great art, they have free WiFi - LACMA is great place to bring your laptop and work on your screenplay!

Nearby places

5905 Wilshire Blvd (inside LACMA)
5801 Wilshire Blvd
5905 Wilshire Blvd (LACMA)