Plan Your Visit


Regular Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 11 am–5 pm
Friday: 11 am–8 pm
Saturday, Sunday: 10 am–7 pm

Closed Wednesdays, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.


Admission includes access to LACMA's collection galleries and temporary exhibitions with an extra charge for entrance to specially ticketed exhibitions. Make sure to see our offers and discounts.

Tickets are available anytime online, during regular museum hours at a LACMA Ticket Office, or by calling 323 857-6010. Groups can reserve admission in advance to receive special group rates and book private tours. Got questions? See TIcketing FAQ.

General Admission

  • $15 | Adults
  • $10 | Seniors (65+) & Students with valid ID
  • Free | Children (17 and under)
  • Free | Members

L.A. County residents receive free general admission after 3 pm every weekday LACMA is open! 

Active-duty military personnel including National Guard and Reserve and their families receive free admission.*

General Admission + Specially Ticketed Exhibitions

  • $25 | Adults, Seniors (65+) & Students with valid ID
  • Free | Children (17 and under)
  • Free | Members

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Know Before You Go

Early Museum Closures on Saturday, November 4
Please note the following early closures at the museum on Saturday, November 4, 2017:

The Pritzker Parking Garage will be closed all day.
The parking lot on Wilshire Boulevard at Spaulding Avenue will remain accessible following normal operating hours.

The west side of campus will close at 1 pm.
This includes the following exhibitions and artworks:

  • A Tale of Two Persian Carpets (One by One): The Ardabil and Coronation Carpets 
  • A Universal History of Infamy 
  • Band by Richard Serra 
  • Chagall: Fantasies for the Stage 
  • Found in Translation: Design in California and Mexico, 1915–1985 
  • Levitated Mass: The eastside entrance will be closed all day; the west side may be accessed via the pedestrian gate at Fairfax Avenue and 6th Street until 1pm. 
  • Metropolis II by Chris Burden will only run once from 10:30-11:30. 
  • Miracle Mile by Robert Irwin 
  • Playing with Fire: Paintings by Carlos Almaraz

The rest of the museum will close at 3 pm.

Tips, Policies and Accessibility (PDF)
Helpful hints, time-saving suggestions, and explanations of museum policies to help you make the most of your visit to LACMA.

Mandatory Bag Check
LACMA Security conducts randomized inspection of bags carried by visitors. Any bag 11 inches by 14 inches or larger must be checked. Complimentary bag check is available at both Ticket Offices. Visitors are encouraged to leave bags at home or in their car whenever possible.

Metro Construction Update
The subway is coming to LACMA! As part of the Purple Line Extension, Metro is currently at work on the Wilshire/Fairfax station. Please expect reduced lanes and left-turn restrictions along Wilshire Boulevard in front of the museum. LACMA will be open during the construction phase, and parking will remain available at the parking lot on Spaulding Avenue as well as the Pritzker Parking Garage, located on Sixth Street just east of Fairfax Avenue. Please plan your visit to the museum accordingly.

Download the FREE LACMA App
Get information and commentary about selected works of art throughout the museum, all on your personal wireless device. Download the app from the App Store or Google Play, and use lacma-free-wifi to connect on-site. Find out more.

Free Wi-Fi Available
Enjoy wireless internet access throughout the campus. Look for lacma-free-wifi in your settings on your personal wireless device.

Visitors are welcome to take personal photography in our galleries unless otherwise noted. Please, no flash or tripods. Also, share photos of your visit using #LACMAplusYou!

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* Memorial Day through Labor Day (Monday, May 29 through Monday, September 4, 2017) as part Blue Star Museums. Admission does not include specially ticketed exhibitions.