Museums Free-for-All Day returns to LA this weekend

Dozens of museums—presenting art, cultural heritage, natural history and science—will open their doors and invite visitors to attend their museums free of charge this weekend!

Take Metrolink to L.A. for just $10 and get your cultural fix at some of the best museums around. Don’t forget – with your Metrolink ticket, you can transfer to Metro Rail for free! Some museums are only free one day this weekend, so check it out below!

Saturday, February 2:

  • Academy Museum of Motion Pictures (Opening late 2019; Free-for-All pop-up accessible via Los Angeles County Museum of Art)
  • Autry Museum of the American West
  • Columbia Memorial Space Center
  • Descanso Gardens (Free tickets available at
  • Japanese American National Museum (Free tickets available at
  • Kidspace Children’s Museum
  • La Brea Tar Pits and Museum (General admission only; free tickets available at
  • Los Angeles County Museum of Art
  • Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History and Sea Center (Museum admission only)
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Art
  • USC Fisher Museum of Art
  • Wende Museum of the Cold War

Sunday, February 3:

  • Bowers Museum
  • Muckenthaler Cultural Center
  • Museum of Latin American Art
  • Museum of Tolerance
  • Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County (General admission only; free tickets available at
  • Palm Springs Art Museum
  • Skirball Cultural Center (Noah’s Ark timed-entry, one-hour tickets are limited and distributed first-come, first-served.)
  • The University Art Museum at California State University, Long Beach
  • Valley Relics Museum
  • Zimmer Children’s Museum by Sharewell

Saturday AND Sunday:

  • Armory Center for the Arts
  • Automobile Driving Museum
  • The Broad (Free advance general admission tickets strongly recommended to avoid waiting in the standby line. Visit to make a reservation.)
  • California African American Museum
  • California Science Center (General admission only. A timed reservation with a convenience fee is required for Space Shuttle.)
  • Craft Contemporary
  • Forest Lawn Museum
  • Fowler Museum at UCLA
  • Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art
  • The Getty Center
  • The Getty Villa (Timed tickets are required for the Getty Villa. Visit to make a reservation.)
  • Hammer Museum
  • Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
  • Laguna Art Museum
  • La Plaza de Cultura y Artes
  • Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions
  • Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust
  • The Museum of Contemporary Art
  • Orange County Museum of Art
  • Pomona College Museum of Art
  • Sunnylands Center & Gardens
  • USC Pacific Asia Museum

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