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Museums

Music Has a Home at the Grammy Museum

Los Angeles – At the GRAMMY Museum, families can experience music in a way like never-before while we break down the barrier between artist and audience, telling the stories of how music has shaped our collective identity and cultural understanding. Read More

Automobile Driving Museum

El Segundo – See a collection 130+ vintage, antique and muscle cars. Kids can participate in a scavenger hunt, and visit the kids area and 1950s themed ice cream parlor. Read More

Autry Museum of the American West

Los Angeles – Located in Griffith Park, the Autry offers an array of exhibits sharing the stories of the American West. Self-Guided Tours & Scavenger Hunts are available for families. Read More

Balboa Island Museum

Balboa Island – The Balboa Island Museum has an array of exhibits related to the history of Newport Beach and Balboa Island. Visit the interactive children’s zone and ask about their Kids Scavenger Hunt. Free admission daily. Read More

California African American Museum

Los Angeles – The California African American Museum highlights art, history, and culture of African Americans with an emphasis on under-represented artists. Special events for children and family programs are offered throughout the year. Admission is free. Read More

Donut Life Museum

Westminster – An interactive pop-up experience where guests can have fun with one-of-a-kind donut installations and multi-sensory immersive rooms. Read More

Getty Center & Getty Villa Museum

Los Angeles – The Getty Center showcases medieval to modern art with a birds-eye view of Los Angeles. The Getty Villa Museum displays Greek and Roman antiquities in a recreated Roman country house. Read More

Hammer Museum

Los Angeles – Experience exhibitions of contemporary and historical art. Hammer kids and family programs offer hands-on art workshops, drop-in programs, annual family festival, and more for the whole family. Read More

International Printing Museum

Carson – A public non-profit organization that brings the history of printing and books to life for diverse audiences. Experience history of the printed word and letterpress through working tours, demonstrations, theatre presentations and family-friendly events throughout the year. Read More

Los Angeles County Fire Museum

Bellflower – See 40+ antique fire engines, steamers, and artifacts dating back to the 1860s. Their large collection of rigs include apparatus from the hand drawn, horse drawn, and early 20th century to the modern era. Read More

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

Los Angeles – LACMA features artwork from ancient to contemporary across the globe. Kids and teens (under 17) can join NexGenLA for free and can visit the museum for free anytime and bring one guest for free admission. Read More

Museum of Music Making

Carlsbad – Explore musical instruments, listen to familiar tunes, enjoy many hands-on opportunities to pick up and play a variety of instruments, and discover how the music industry has grown over the years. Visit the special exhibit of Les Paul. Read More

Museum of Tolerance

Los Angeles – Understand the Holocaust, see artifacts from Auschwitz, hear stories from survivors, and experience an immersive exhibit on the life and legacy of Anne Frank. Read More

Muzeo

Anaheim – The Muzeo Museum and Cultural Center engages the community in exploring and celebrating diverse heritage, culture, and arts through creative programming. Read More

Natural History Museum

Los Angeles – Discover nature, science, culture through tours, hands-on learning experiences, and exhibitions. Visit the nature gardens/ lab, see dinosaur fossils and enjoy seasonal exhibitions. Read More

Petersen Automotive Museum

Los Angeles – Rated as the “the world’s greatest automotive museum” and features a collection of over 400 vehicles. Plus, visit the Cars Mechanical Institute gallery, where kids can design virtual cars, race toy cars around a racetrack, build LEGO creations, and even race against Lightning McQueen. Read More

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