In accordance with the L.A. City Municipal Code Ordinance mandate, beginning November 4, all eligible patrons are required to show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test performed within 72 hours. Visitors 18+ must also show a valid photo ID. View our COVID-19 Safety Guidelines for more information.

Museum Free Hours and Admission

There are a lot of ways to see the Museum for free.

We celebrate the diversity of our audiences and are committed to doing so with equity, accessibility, and inclusion in mind. We aim to serve our community and offer a variety of programs to see the Museum for free.

Free Museum Admission Daily For   

  • CA EBT cardholders with ID
  • CA teachers with ID
  • Active or retired military with ID
  • Children 2 and under

Additional tickets must be purchased for the 3D Theater,.

Free Museum Admission tickets are available at any museum ticketing desk by showing your teacher ID, military ID, or EBT card when you arrive. 

Free Hours for L.A. County Residents

L.A. County residents receive free Museum Admission 3-5 pm daily.

Additional tickets must be purchased for the 3D Theater,.

Free L.A. County Resident tickets are available from 3-5pm daily at any museum ticketing desk or kiosk.

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