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Pasadena Museum of California Art

Go Metro and Save $2 on Admission


Located in the heart of Pasadena's Playhouse District, the Pasadena Museum of California Art (PMCA) presents exhibitions—historical and contemporary—reflecting the vibrancy and breadth of California art and design. Be sure to walk through the Kosmic Kavern parking garage, where Kenny Scharf's spray-painted murals serve as the Museum's permanent installation. 

PMCA offers various programs for families and children, with art projects and other activities that are free with admission. Drop-ins and all ages are welcome! 

After your visit, explore Old Pasadena—there are tons of trendy eateries and shops near the Memorial Park Station. Go Metro to enhance your artistic experience; each station has site-specific artworks!

Metro Perk:

Show your valid TAP card, Metro employee ID, or LA County employee ID at the museum admissions desk and save $2 on general admission.

Go Metro:

The Pasadena Museum of California Art is located at 490 E. Union Street in Pasadena's Playhouse District. Take the Metro Gold Line to Memorial Park Station. Plan your route using the Trip Planner.

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Wednesdays – Sundays // 12pm – 5pm
1st Fridays of the Month // FREE admission // 12pm – 5pm
2nd Saturdays of the Month // FREE docent tours // 2pm
3rd Thursday Evenings of the Month // FREE admission // 5pm – 8pm

490 East Union Street Pasadena, CA

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