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Since its inception in 1965, LACMA has been devoted to collecting works of art that span both history and geography—and represents Los Angeles’ uniquely diverse population.
Since its inception in 1965, LACMA has been devoted to collecting works of art that span both history and geography—and represents Los Angeles’ uniquely diverse population. Today, the museum features particularly strong collections of Asian, Latin American, European, and American art, as well as a new contemporary museum on its campus, BCAM. With this expanded space for contemporary art, innovative collaborations with artists, and an ongoing transformation project, LACMA is creating a truly modern lens through which to view its rich encyclopedic collection—more than 100,000 works strong.
5905 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Has a great display of rare cars, and the intersection outside is the site of the Biggie Smalls murder
Displays fossils of animals – including saber-toothed cats, dire wolves and mammoths – that got stuck in tar pits during the Ice Age 10,000 to 40,000 years ago
Home of some great photographers, such as Herb Ritts
Rodeo Drive is an upscale shopping street in Los Angeles-Beverly Hills where you can bump into celebrities
This amazing museum features comprehensive, powerful exhibits on the Holocaust of World War II
Offers great views of the San Fernando Valley