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Free admission to Southern California museums

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The southern California group SoCal Museums (formerly the Museum Marketing Roundtable) is sponsoring a unique and exciting event on Saturday, January 25, 2014. According to the MuseumsLA.org press release the ninth annual “Museums Free-For- All” will give travelers and residents alike the opportunity to visit twenty different museums free of charge.

The twenty different venues will offer a wide variety of art, science, cultural history and natural history. This popular annual event provides a great chance for the budget minded traveler to choose particular themed museums of interest and get in for free.

The offers are for general admission and do not cover any additional special events or exhibits at the museums. Regular parking fees will apply. It is recommended that visitors check museum websites for details about hours and other information.

Participating museums are listed below.

Annenberg Space for Photography
Armory Center for the Arts
Autry National Center of the American West
California African American Museum
California Science Center
Fowler Museum at UCLA
Getty Center
Getty Villa
Hammer Museum
Japanese American National Museum
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Los Angeles Fire Department Museum and Memorial (Hollywood and San Pedro)
Museum of Contemporary Art
Museum of Latin American Art
Orange County Museum of Art
Paley Center for Media
Pasadena Museum of California Art
Santa Monica Museum of Art
USC Pacific Asia Museum

This exciting event will give all a chance to visit some marvelous facilities with no admissions fees. With so many choices from which to choose, some planning prior to your trip will be advisable.

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