Current Location:  United States  > California  > Greater Los Angeles  > Los Angeles  > Activities

Petersen Automotive Museum

6060 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90036 | (323) 930–2277
Write a Review Ask a Question Is this your business?
2 Reviews
Type: Guided Tours and Museums & Monuments
Ages: Ages 5 — adult
Cost: $
Hours of operation: Tuesday-Sunday 10am-6pm
Website: www.petersen.org

Discovery Days are offered to families the 1st Saturday of each month. It's a drop-in Arts & Crafts session for kids Seats are limited, so call ahead at 323-964-6308 to save a spot!
Educational materials provided on the website at http://www.petersen.org/default.cfm?docid=1303
 
 


2 Reviews for Petersen Automotive Museum

User_image_default_small
bertina
Icon_reviews_xsmall 1 Icon_helpful_votes_xsmall 0
December 23 2010
0 families found this helpful
Violetwhite_word
"Great place for transportation-philes"

We have a family membership to this museum, which is a focused around car culture in the United States (in particular, southern California).  The exhibits are great and the cars are pretty cool (even for someone like myself who knows little about cars).  The best kept secret is the family area on the 3rd floor, which has kid-friendly exhibits and a variety of activities: arts/crafts, dress-up, books, and of course, lots and lots of cars.

December 23 2010
0 families found this helpful
Violetwhite_word
"Fun with the Family"

This museum, opened in 1997 and already a landmark by virtue of its striking, futuristic design, celebrates L.A.’s icon, the automobile—its history and role in the
development of Southern California. In its 300,000  square feet of exhibition space, you’ll find more than 200 cars and motorcycles, plus loads of fascinating automotive memorabilia.

Search Hotels

Check-in
calendar
Check-out
calendar

What's Nearby?   Hotels »   Activities »

  Find Hotels near Petersen Automotive Museum »
  Find Activities near Petersen Automotive Museum »
  Find Restaurants near Petersen Automotive Museum »
16836695670_f77d930a92_z
113077417_6d9520b23c_z
Containers3
115996122_06d12ac6b7_z

Get the inside scoop from parents who have been there!

Bt_ask_a_question