LACMA Is Open Outdoors
Shopping and public sculptures are open with updated hours and protocols.
LACMA's outdoor plaza is open daily from 10 am to 10 pm and features numerous works of art that can be viewed for free while physical distancing. The surrounding Hancock Park remains open daily from 6 am to dusk.
Beginning Friday, November 20, Urban Light will be closed to the public 10 pm–6 am daily, in accordance with Los Angeles County guidelines for non-essential businesses.
The LACMA Store on Smidt Welcome Plaza offers outdoor shopping featuring some of the museum's most popular products. The LACMA Store inside Resnick Pavilion offers our full selection of merchandise. Learn more.
Stay at home if you are sick or have COVID-19 symptoms.
Please do not visit LACMA if you have been in close contact with someone who has COVID-19 or COVID-19 symptoms during the 14 days prior to your visit, or if you or anyone in your party have experienced any of the following symptoms in the last 14 days:
fever, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, body aches, headache, chills, fatigue, diarrhea, nausea or loss of smell and taste
Health and Safety Requirements
The following protocols are required of all visitors:
Face Coverings Required
A face covering over nose and mouth must be worn at all times except when eating or drinking. This is required for all visitors over age 2 and all staff and volunteers.
Maintain Physical Distance
Maintain at least six feet of physical distance from others. Parties of a single household may remain together (6 people or fewer) and children must remain with supervising adults at all times
Practice Safe Hand Washing Hygiene
Use hand sanitizer stations located throughout the campus and wash hands frequently.
Enhanced Health and Safety Measures
LACMA has implemented new health and safety protocols and processes to provide a safe environment for our staff, volunteers and visitors, in line with the guidelines provided by the L.A. County Department of Public Health for museums and cultural institutions during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Limited Store Capacity
The LACMA Store inside Resnick Pavilion has a limited visitor capacity of five at a time.
Enhanced Cleaning Protocols
Enhanced cleaning and sanitizing of high-touch surfaces and restrooms, including higher frequencies.
Hand Sanitizer Available
Hand sanitizer stations have been placed throughout campus for visitor and staff use.
Mandatory Health Screening
All staff must pass an online health screening before each work shift.
Upgraded Air Filtration Systems
Air conditioning systems have enhanced filtration installed with more frequent filter replacement.
One Way Pathways
One-way traffic paths to enter and exit the Resnick Pavilion to allow physical distancing.
Contactless Payment Required
All transactions on campus are now touchless. Credit card are required for all retail or restaurant purchases.
The subway is coming to LACMA! As part of the Purple Line Extension, Metro is currently at work on the Wilshire/Fairfax station. LACMA will be open during the construction phase.
Please check back here for any timely updates about road closures or other Metro activity that may affect your visit.