11 Places to Get Your Culture Fix in Los Angeles

California, Los Angeles Guide (B): 11 Places to Get Your Culture Fix in Los Angeles

What do you do in Los Angeles after you’ve spotted the stars, seen THE Sign, and brushed off the sand? How about a museum! With over 100 museums to choose from, you’ll get a dose of culture while giving yourself a break from all that sun.

Whatever your interests, art, architecture, entertainment, libraries, gardens, automobiles, or history I guarantee there is a museum in LA for you. I’m nowhere near making a dent, but I’ve checked off a few…

LA is a large city and many of it’s museums are spread out, but the area known as Museum Row on Wilshire Boulevard’s Miracle Mile has five wonderful museums all within steps of one another. If you were motivated it would be entirely possible to get a taste of all of them within one day.

They are: The LA County Museum of Art (LACMA), the Craft & Folk Art Museum (CAFAM), The Labrea Tar Pits, The Peterson Automotive Museum, and the Wende Museum exhibition of the Berlin Wall.

It would take multiple visits to see everything the largest art museum on the West Coast has to offer, but if you’re short on time you can enjoy some of LACMA’s outdoor exhibits, like Chris Burden’s Urban Lights, Levitating Mass, or choose just one of the Museum’s many buildings and focus on that. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: 11 Places to Get Your Culture Fix in Los Angeles
Guide Location: USA » Los Angeles
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Miracle Mile   LACMA   CAFAM   The Peterson Automotive Museum   Wende Museum   Ahmanson Building   La Brea Tar Pits   The Berlin Wall   Paley Center for Media   Rodeo Drive   The Broad Museum   The Getty Center   The Huntington Botanical Gardens   The Neutra VDL House   Otium  
Author: Hilary Gudgel
Read it on author's website: https://hilarystyle.me/2017/11/14/11-places-to-get-your-culture-fix-in-los-angeles/

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