Museums Free-for-All

In a joint effort to present the arts and culture to the diverse and myriad communities in Southern California, the Museum Marketing Roundtable announces the fifth annual "Museums Free-For-All" Saturday-Sunday, October 3 and 4, 2009. The following museums - presenting art, cultural heritage, natural history, and science - will open their doors wide and invite visitors free of charge.*

Participating Museums:

* Armory Center for the Arts - Both Days

* The Autry National Center - Sunday, October 4th ONLY

* Bowers Museum - Sunday, October 4th Only

* California African American Museum - Both Days

* California Heritage Museum - Saturday, October 3rd Only

* California Science Center - Both Days

* Craft and Folk Art Museum - Both Days

* Fowler Museum at UCLA - Both Days

* The Getty Center - Both Days

* The Getty Villa**- Both Days

* The Grammy Museum at L.A. Live - Sunday, October 4th Only

* Hammer Museum at UCLA - Sunday, October 4th Only

* Japanese American National Museum - Saturday, October 3rd Only

* Los Angeles Fire Department Museum and Memorial - Saturday, October 3rd

* The Museum of Contemporary Art,

Los Angeles (MOCA) - Sunday, October 4th Only

* Museum of Latin American Art (MoLAA) - Both Days

* Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County - Sunday October 4th Only

* Norton Simon Museum - Sunday, October 4th Only

* Orange County Center for Contemporary Art - Both Days

* Orange County Museum of Art - Both Days

* The Paley Center for Media - Both Days

* Santa Monica Museum of Art - Saturday, October 3rd Only

* Skirball Cultural Center - Sunday, October 4th Only

* The Studio for Southern California History - Both Days

*Regular parking fees apply. General museum admission only. May not apply to ticketed exhibitions.

**Timed tickets are required. Visit

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