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Location

JAPANESE AMERICAN NATIONAL MUSEUM
100 North Central Avenue
Los Angeles, California 90012
phone: 213.625.0414
fax: 213.625.1770

 

STREET CLOSURES AND TRAFFIC DETOURS NEAR JANM

Due to ongoing construction of the Metro Regional Connector, there may be street closures and detours near JANM. Visit Metro.net for the latest updates.

We apologize for the inconvenience and hope these activities do not deter you from visiting JANM.

 

Museum Hours

HOLIDAY HOURS

Christmas
Sunday, December 24: 11 a.m.–2 p.m.
Monday, December 25: Closed for Christmas Day

New Year
Sunday, December 31: 11 a.m.–2 p.m.
Monday, January 1: Closed for New Year’s Day

Museum Galleries*

  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday–Sunday: 11 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Thursday: 12 p.m.–8 p.m.*
  • Final visitor admissions are accepted 30 minutes before closing.

  • Closed Monday, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day.
Guided tours for school groups available by appointment Tuesday through Friday.

JANM Store

  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday–Sunday: 11 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Thursday: 12 p.m.–8 p.m.
  • Closed Monday
Shop online at janmstore.com

Hirasaki National Resource Center (HNRC)

  • Tuesday: 11 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Thursday: 2:30 p.m.–5 p.m.
  • Saturday–Sunday: 11 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Closed: Wednesday and Friday
Check the HNRC page for information on how to make an archival research appointment >>

Museum Office Hours
Monday–Friday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

 

General Admission

Adults $12
Seniors (62 and over) $6
Students (with ID) and Youth (6–17) $6
Children 5 and under and JANM Members, Free.
*Free general admission every Thursday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and all day every third Thursday of the month.

Special group rates and rentals available. For reservations call 213.625.0414.

Reserved and guided school groups receive a discount off of general admission!
$5/student, $7/adult chaperon with advanced reservations. Schools that wish to come on free Thursday must make reservations in advance.

Adult and senior groups of 10 or more receive an admission discount: $9/adult, $5/senior.

JANM / GO FOR BROKE PRICING
Same-day admission for both JANM and The Defining Courage Experience, located at the Go For Broke National Education Center in JANM’s Historic Building, is $15 for adults, and $8 for seniors, students with I.D., and youth. For more details about The Defining Courage Experience, including admission pricing, visit goforbroke.org.

Reciprocal Admission Discount with MOCA

JANM is pleased to announce a new reciprocal admission discount with our neighbor, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA). Show us proof of admission to either MOCA Grand Avenue or The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA and get 50% off same-day adult admission. We will also offer 50% off adult admission, any day, to current MOCA members who show a valid membership card.

Likewise, people who pay admission to JANM can visit either of the two downtown MOCA locations on the same day and receive a 50% discount. And JANM members can show their valid card at either MOCA location for a 50% discount on any day. This agreement is valid through February 25, 2018.

 

Bags and Parcel Check
All large backpacks, bags, and parcels must be checked in at the Visitor Services desk. The museum also has lockers available for guest use.

Pets
Only service animals are allowed on museum grounds.

For more information please contact Visitor Services at 213.625.0414.

 

 

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