California Museums and Galleries
Hauser Wirth & Schimmel
901 E. 3rd St., Downtown
While the Arts District gets buzzier by the day, the arrival of Hauser Wirth & Schimmel, the massive new spin-off of the Swiss gallery Hauser & Wirth, has transformed the neighborh ...
Honor Fraser Gallery
2622 S. La Cienega Blvd., Culver City
Honor Fraser Gallery is one of LA’s premier galleries for contemporary art.
3875 Wilshire Blvd., Downtown
Expect modern art in all forms of media, particularly photographs and videos, in this utilitarian space.
5905 Wilshire Blvd., West Hollywood
Undeniably, LACMA pulls LA’s biggest art exhibits—and many of them. The campus is huge, the permanent exhibits are great, and it’s all kid-friendly, too. If you have little one ...
835 N. Kings Rd., West Hollywood
R.M. Schindler’s 1920’s home is the headquarters for this Art & Architecture Center. There are exhibitions and events throughout the year, but the main pull is visiting the house th ...
250 S. Grand Ave., Downtown
Until the opening of the Broad across the street, MOCA was LA’s only museum wholly dedicated to contemporary art. As always, there’s something great to see at their downtown loca ...
MOCA Pacific Design Center
8687 Melrose Ave., West Hollywood
Before the Broad, MOCA was LA’s only museum wholly dedicated to contemporary art. As always, there’s something great exhibiting at their downtown location, outpost in the Pacific ...
Murphy Sculpture Garden
Charles E. Young Dr. E., Westwood
Sculptural works from the likes of Alexander Calder, Barbara Hepworth, Henri Mattisse, Isamu Noguchi, and others, sprawl across five acres of UCLA’s campus. You can wander around yourself, ...
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
900 Exposition Blvd., South Central
Since the early 1900s, L.A.’s Natural History Museum has been playing host to millions of artefacts from the past five or so billion years—and the collection keeps growing. (In 2011, ...
Palm Springs Air Museum
745 N. Gene Autry Trail, Sunmor
If you have a plane-obsessed child, or any interest in military history, this is a pretty great way to pass a couple of hours. Occupying several hangars—and staffed by some pretty wonderfu ...
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