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​Grand Ave Arts All Access 2016, photo by Will Tee Yang​

Free Admission at MOCA: Museums Free-for-All Day 2018

Jan 5 2018

​Dozens of Southern California Museums Offer Free Admission on Museums Free-for-All Day, Sunday, January 28, 2018

SoCal Museums announces the 13th Annual Museums Free-for-All. 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.

Museums Free-for-All is partnering with Metro Los Angeles, encouraging visitors to Go Metro to explore participating museums, many of which are a short walk from Metro bus or rail stops. Experience a day of art and culture without traffic and plan ahead of time on

This offer is for general museum admission only and does not apply to specially ticketed exhibitions or events. Regular parking fees apply at each museum. Consult individual museum websites for hours, directions, and other visitor information.

2018 Participating Museums:
The Annenberg Space for Photography
The Autry
The Broad
California African American Museum
California Science Center
     General admission only. A timed reservation with a convenience fee is required for Space Shuttle Endeavour.
Columbia Memorial Space Center
Craft and Folk Art Museum
Descanso Gardens
Forest Lawn Museum
Fowler Museum at UCLA
Getty Museum
Getty Villa
     Free, timed tickets are required. Visit
Hammer Museum
ICA LA (Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles)
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
LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes
LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art
MOCA | The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA)
Museum of Tolerance
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
     General admission only; free tickets available at
OCMA / Orange County Museum of Art
The Paley Center for Media
Palm Springs Art Museum
Pasadena Museum of California Art (PMCA)
Petersen Automotive Museum
     Tickets must be reserved in advance at
Pomona College Museum Of Art
Riverside Art Museum
Santa Barbara Museum of Art
Skirball Cultural Center
     Noah’s Ark timed-entry, one-hour tickets are limited and distributed first-come, first-served.
     Excludes tours of the historic house and grounds.
University Art Museum CSULB
     Join us for opening reception of Robert Irwin: Site Determined 4-6 pm, January 28. Closed January 27.
USC Fisher Museum of Art
     Offering free admission on Saturday, January 27, instead of Sunday, January 28.
USC Pacific Asia Museum
Zimmer Children's Museum by ShareWell