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.