May 25 – September 7: Pretend City is going prehistoric this Summer. Can you guess who’s coming? Join them for Dinos in the City: explore engaging interactives with life-like animatronic dinosaurs and exciting educational content.
Through May 3: Golden Legacy is the most extensive public showing of original illustrations from America’s most loved and consequential picture-book series. Special story times will be held in conjunction with the exhibit.
Through August 30: The exhibition Inside the Walt Disney Archives: 50 Years of Preserving the Magic celebrates The Walt Disney Company on the 50th anniversary of its archives, with behind-the-scenes access never before granted to the public. The 10,000-square-feet traveling exhibit, which premiered at D23 Expo Japan in 2018, will offer several rare items only on… View Article
Through May 3: Let your imagination run wild as you embark on an epic adventure! Step into the shoes of a National Geographic explorer as you take a journey to the wildest places on Earth. Through six immersive environments, you’ll learn more about explorers who have risked life and limb to discover new places, help protect them for future generations, and discover new realms of scientific inquiry.
Through September 7: Experience The Art of the Brick, the world’s largest display of LEGO® art! Discover over one million LEGO bricks transformed into more than 100 sculptures, plus nine LEGO brick building challenges and activities.
Through April 12: More than 200 authentic artifacts, including three colossal 16-foot sculptures of a pharaoh, a queen, and a god is on view. Learn about the two bustling cities in ancient Egypt that slipped into the sea without a whisper of wind, buried for centuries.
The permanent exhibition takes visitors on a journey to learn how a shallow muddy harbor became the world-class Port of Los Angeles; what is was like to travel by stagecoach; and how the first railroad in Southern California came to be.
Through April 30: This eco-friendly installation features twenty playful sculptures by Ron Yea, local Corona del Mar artist: “I take found and collected items that were destined for the landfill, or that would be washed into the ocean, and re-imagine them with a new purpose as FUN ART!”
Walk through an exhibit that shows the human impact on shipwrecks found by famous explorer Dr. Bob Ballard, not only did he find the RMS Titantic, he is also known for locating famous wrecks such as German Battleship Bismark, troop carrier Lusitania, and American Submarine Scorpion.
Through April 19: Explore the scientific inspiration for classic monsters Dracula, Frankenstein, The Mummy, and Creature from the Black Lagoon. Get a glimpse of rare movie props, film footage, hands-on activities, and museum specimens. Included with museum admission. Buy tickets online for a discount. Open daily, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Permanent Exhibit: Be sure to visit LACMA’s Broad Contemporary Art Museum to see Metropolis II, more than a thousand miniature cars zooming through an intense kinetic sculpture, modeled after a fast paced, frenetic modern city.