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Educator Package: Includes educational resources, interactive project ideas, trip organization, direct experiential opportunities to help better connect the experience with your students and complimentary chaperone ticket. Does not include student ticket.


Student Package: Includes engaging pre and post educational field trip activities, trip organization and student ticket.


About The Los Angeles County Museum of Art

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), located in the heart of Los Angeles, is an inspiring and educational destination that offers visitors the chance to explore an extensive collection of artworks from various cultures and time periods. LACMA is renowned for its diverse exhibitions, innovative programs, and commitment to fostering an appreciation for the arts.


Historical Overview

  • Foundation: Established in 1965, LACMA is the largest art museum in the western United States. It was created to serve the public by collecting, conserving, exhibiting, and interpreting significant works of art.


Key Exhibits and Collections

  • Ancient Art: LACMA houses an impressive collection of ancient art from civilizations around the world, including Egyptian, Greek, Roman, and Mesoamerican artifacts. These exhibits provide insights into the early artistic expressions and cultural practices of ancient peoples.
  • Modern and Contemporary Art: The museum’s extensive collection includes works by renowned modern and contemporary artists, offering a glimpse into the innovative and diverse approaches to art in the 20th and 21st centuries.
  • American and European Art: LACMA features significant collections of American and European paintings, sculptures, and decorative arts, including masterpieces by artists such as Rembrandt, Monet, and Warhol.
  • Asian Art: The museum’s Asian Art collection spans thousands of years and includes works from China, Japan, Korea, and Southeast Asia, showcasing the rich cultural and artistic heritage of the region.
  • African and Oceanic Art: These collections highlight the unique artistic traditions of Africa and the Pacific Islands, featuring masks, sculptures, textiles, and other culturally significant artifacts.


Interactive Learning

  • Hands-On Art Activities: LACMA offers a variety of hands-on art activities and workshops designed to engage children and adults in creative expression and art-making. These activities often relate to current exhibits and themes.
  • Family Programs: The museum hosts family-friendly programs, including guided tours, interactive storytelling sessions, and special events that encourage learning and exploration for visitors of all ages.
  • Educational Tours: Docent-led tours provide in-depth information about the artworks and their historical and cultural contexts, enhancing the learning experience for school groups and families.

Visiting Tips for Families

  • Plan Ahead: Check LACMA’s website for current exhibits, special events, and family programs to make the most of your visit. Consider booking tickets in advance to avoid long lines.
  • Engage with Docents: Take advantage of docent-led tours and educational talks to gain deeper insights into the artworks and their significance.
  • Participate in Activities: Encourage children to participate in hands-on activities and family programs to make learning fun and memorable.
  • Explore the Grounds: LACMA’s outdoor spaces, including the iconic Urban Light installation and the sculpture garden, provide additional opportunities for exploration and relaxation.


By visiting the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, students and families can immerse themselves in a rich tapestry of global art, enhance their understanding of different cultures and historical periods, and enjoy the beauty and creativity of artistic expression. LACMA offers a dynamic and educational experience that inspires a lifelong appreciation for the arts.

Los Angeles County Museum Of Art

PriceFrom $29.00
  • Please use the information on this page (package type, venue name, price, etc.) to submit an order request with your school. Once your order is approved, your school will forward the request to us. We will then reach out to you with instructions on how to finalize your trip details and access accompanying resources. Once finalized, you will receive your e-tickets and any additional materials directly to your inbox within 1-3 business days. If you don't see our email(s), please check your spam folder prior to contacting us.


    To ensure a smooth process, it is generally recommended to submit your order with your school AT LEAST 10 business days prior to your trip date, unless you are booking a venue that requires more advanced planning. *Please be mindful of your school's processing times and plan accordingly.

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