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Museums Free-for-All, Jan. 28

Go Metro and Receive Special Perks

In a joint effort to present the arts and culture to communities in Southern California, SoCal Museums announces the 14th Annual Museums Free-for-All on Sunday, January 28. Over forty museums—presenting art, cultural heritage, natural history, and science—will open their doors and invite visitors to attend their museums free of charge (for general admission only and not for specially ticketed exhibitions). Normal parking fees will still be the same, so go Metro instead and skip all of that!

Metro Discount:

Show your valid TAP card, Metro employee ID, or LA County employee ID at any of the places below and receive special perks at:

1.   Skirball – Free bottle of water

2.   PMCA - Mark Ryden Poster

3.   Natural History Museum - Fast pass for express entry

4.   La Brea Tar Pits - Fast pass for express entry

5.   MOLAA - 10% discount on basic MOLAA membership and above

6.   Zimmer - Free guest pass for future visit

7.   Kidspace - 20% discount to Busy Bee Learning Store

8.   Getty - 10% discount on any store purchase

9.   Autry –5% discount at the Autry Store on January 28 (discount does not apply to sale and consigned items).

10. LACMA – Set of 5 temporary tattoos, each with a different style of lamp post from a different part of LA (to mark the 10th anniversary of Urban Light)

11. Hammer - 10% off at the Hammer Store

Go Metro:

Museum Free-for-All is located throughout Los Angeles. Plan your trip by choosing your venue below. Then copy and paste the address onto the Trip Planner on

More Info:

For museum hours and other visitor information, visit

Museum Free-for-All Participants:






Annenberg Space for Photography

  200 Avenue of the Stars #1000


Autry Museum of the American West

  4700 Western Heritage Way


The Broad

  221 S Grand Ave.


California African American Museum

  600 State Dr., Exposition Park


California Science Center

  700 Exposition Park Dr.

Gallery admission only. A timed reservation with a convenience fee is required for Space Shuttle Endeavour.

Columbia Memorial Space Center

  12400 Columbia Way, Downey


Craft & Folk Art Museum

  5814 Wilshire Blvd.

Descanso Gardens

  1418 Descanso Dr., La Canada       Flintridge


Fowler Museum at UCLA

  308 Charles E Young Dr. N


Getty Center

  1200 Getty Center Dr.

Getty Villa

  7985 Pacific Coast Hwy, Pacific  Palisades

Free, timed tickets are required. Visit


  800 W Olympic Blvd.


Hammer Museum

  10899 Wilshire Blvd.


Institute of Contemporary Art

  1717 E 7th St


Japanese American National Museum

  100 N. Central Ave.

Free tickets available at


Kidspace Children’s Museum

  480 N. Arroyo Blvd., Pasadena

La Brea Tar Pits and Museum

  5801 Wilshire Blvd.

General admission only; free tickets available at

LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes

  501 N. Main St.

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

  5905 Wilshire Blvd.


The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA)

  250 South Grand Ave.


Museum of Tolerance

  9786 Pico Blvd.


Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

  900 Exposition Blvd.

Free tickets available at

Orange County Museum of Art

  850 San Clemente Dr., Newport Beach


The Paley Center for Media

  465 N. Beverly Dr., Beverly Hills


Pasadena Museum of California Art

  490 East Union St., Pasadena

Petersen Automotive Museum

  6060 Wilshire Blvd.

Register in advance here

Pomona College Museum of Art

  330 N. College Avenue, Pomona


Riverside Art Museum

  3425 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside


Santa Barbara Museum of Art

  1130 State St., Santa Barbara


Skirball Cultural Center

  2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd.

Noah’s Ark timed-entry, one-hour tickets are limited and distributed first-come, first-served

Sunnylands Center and Gardens

  37977 Bob Hope Dr., Rancho Mirage

Excludes tours of the historic house and grounds

University Art Museum, CSU Long Beach

  1250 N Bellflower Blvd, Long Beach

Jan 28: join us for opening reception of Robert Irwin: Site Determined.  Closed Jan 27

USC Fisher Museum

  823 Exposition Blvd.

Offering free admission on Saturday, Jan. 27 instead of Sunday, Jan. 28

USC Pacific Asia Museum

  46 N. Los Robles Ave, Pasadena


Weisman Museum of Art at Pepperdine

  24255 Pacific Coast Hwy,



Zimmer Children’s Museum

  6505 Wilshire Blvd. #100


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