Free Admission Days at Southern California Museums

Ongoing: Free admission is offered on varying days at the following museums. See Museums for contact information and museum details.

Daily: Hammer Museum. California Science Center.

Monday – Friday: Chapman University Permanent Exhibits, Wells Fargo History Museum, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, for Los Angeles residents after 3 p.m.

Tuesday – Saturday: Chapman University Exhibits, Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum, Flight Path Learning Center and Museum.

Tuesday – Sunday: California African American Museum and Getty Center.

Wednesday – Monday: Getty Villa.

Wednesday – Sunday: Homestead Museum, Rancho Los Alamitos, Rancho Los Cerritos, The Paley Center for Media.

Thursday – Tuesday: Los Angeles County Museum of Art (kids ages17 and under are always free).

Sundays: Museum of Latin American Art.

First Tuesday: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County and La Brea Tar Pits . Kidspace, first Tuesday night from 4-8 p.m.

Second Tuesday: Los Angeles County Museum of Art and Autry National Center.

Thursdays: Skirball Cultural Center.

First Thursday: Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens with reserved tickets.

Third Thursday: Japanese American National Museum.

Thursday nights: Long Beach Museum of Art, 3-8 p.m.; Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), 5-8 p.m. and Japanese American National Museum from 5-8 p.m.

First Friday: Norton Simon Museum, 5-8 p.m.

Friday: Long Beach Museum of Art.