Drum Barracks Civil War Museum

Enjoy exploring the past and present at the Drum Barracks Civil War Museum, housed in the last remaining original wooden building of the 22 structures built as a military post during the Civil War in the Los Angeles area. Drum Barracks served as the Union Army headquarters for Southern California and the Arizona Territory from 1861-1871.

Take a tour of the courtyard, the parlor, the armory, and more! The Drum Barracks Civil War Museum also offers field trips including two educational programs designed specifically to engage students grades 3 -6. See website for details.

Guided tours only. Public tour schedule: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Admission is free for kids 12 and under.


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