Free So. Cal. Museum day- January 29,2017

January 5th, 2017 By Kathleen Mueller in Blogs.

What better way to spend a day than with over thirty museums—presenting art, cultural heritage, natural history, and science—will open their doors and invite visitors to attend their museums free of charge.

Museums Free-for-All has partnered with Metro, encouraging visitors to Go Metro to explore the participating museums, many of which are a short walk away from Metro bus or rail. Go Metro to more museum destinations at

This offer is for general museum admission at participating museums only and does not apply to specially ticketed exhibitions. Regular parking fees apply. Consult individual museum websites for hours, directions, and other visitor information.

Gather up the family and spend the day enjoying the wonderful museums Southern Califonria has to offer.

2017 Participating Museums:


Annenberg Space for Photography

Armory Center for the Arts

Autry Museum of the American West

The Broad

California African American Museum

California Science Center
Excludes IMAX films and The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition. A timed reservation with a convenience fee is required for Space Shuttle Endeavour.

Columbia Memorial Space Center
Offering free admission on Saturday, January 28, instead of Sunday, January 29

Craft & Folk Art Museum

Descanso Gardens
Free, timed tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis at

Fowler Museum at UCLA

Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art at Pepperdine

Getty Center

Getty Villa
Free, timed tickets are required. Visit

Hammer Museum

Japanese American National Museum

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