Saturday, January 25, 2014

Newport Art Museum Joins 'Free for All' Day

Today is the 9th Annual  'Free For All' Day when museums in Los Angeles and Orange counties that focus on art, cultural heritage, natural history and science are open to the public for a free day.  A Great Day  to Enjoy a Museum you haven't had the time to visit before.

As Orange County Museum of art spokeswoman, Kirsten Schmidt, said the museum for years has joined SoCalMuseums to promote awareness of the arts, in addition to offering free general admission on the second Sunday of each month.
"there is a great benefit to museums working together to promote culture as a larger group," Schmidt said.

Admission is normally $12 for adults and $10 for students and seniors over 65.  Children under 12 and members are free.

Here is a list of participating museums:

Annenberg Space for Photography.
Armory Center for the Arts
The Autry National Center of the American West
California African American Museum
California Science Center
Fowler Museum at UCLA
The Getty Center
The Getty Villa 9 Times tickets are required - visit
Hammer Museum
Japanese American National Museum
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)
L.A. Fire Department Museum and Memorial  
The Museum of Contemporary Art.
Museum of Latin American Art
Orange County Museum of Art
The Paley Center for Media
Pasadena Museum of California Art
Santa Monica Museum of Art
Skirball Cultural Center
USC Pacific Asia Museum
More Information:
Source: SoCal Museums
Check Museum websites for Parking Fees, visiting hours and other information.

For a complete article and more information please go to Kendra Ablaza's Article in the Orange County Register - Friday January 24, 2014