Hours and Admission  | Accessibility  |  General Policies


Welcome back to the Skirball

Welcoming you is core to the Skirball mission. We are now open to visitors with advance reservations to our exhibitions and programs. We hope you’ll visit soon!

Members, visit the Member Programs page for information about early access to Star Trek: Exploring New Worlds.

Be sure to read our  Ticketing Guidelines and Safety Protocols, including new vaccine/negative test requirements, before making your reservation and arriving at the Skirball. 

Skirball Cultural Center 
2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd. 
Los Angeles, CA 90049


Hours and Admission 

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Exhibitions

NOAH’S ARK AT THE SKIRBALL   BUY/Reserve online
 

One-hour time slots Thursday–Sunday
Weekdays at 12:00 pm and 3:00 pm
Weekends at 10:00 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:00 pm

$12 General | $9 Seniors, Full-Time Students with ID, and Children over 12
$7 Children 2–12 | FREE to Members and Children under 2
FREE to all on Thursdays
Includes general Museum admission*

STAR TREK: EXPLORING NEW WORLDS |  Buy/Reserve online
 

Ninety-minute time slots offered Tuesday–Sunday
Weekdays beginning every hour 12:00–3:00 pm
Weekends beginning every hour 10:00 am–3:00 pm

$18 General | $15 Seniors, Full-Time Students with ID, and Children over 12
$13 Children 2–12 | FREE to Members and Children under 2
FREE to all on Thursdays
Includes general Museum admission*
 

SUSTAIN: FROM LOSS TO RENEWAL
 

Make arrangements to experience this outdoor installation by emailing info@skirball.org or calling (310) 440-4500.

FREE to all


Visions and Values: Jewish Life from Antiquity to America
 

Make arrangements to experience our permanent exhibition by emailing info@skirball.org or calling (310) 440-4500. 

$12 General | $9 Seniors, Full-Time Students with ID, and Children over 12
$7 Children 2–12 | FREE to Members and Children under 2
FREE to all on Thursdays

*General Museum admission includes Visions and ValuesSustain, and the Discovery Center and Archaeology Dig.

Know Before You Go

Closed Mondays and the following national and Jewish holidays
 

  • Thursday, November 25
  • Friday, December 24
  • Saturday, December 25


SPECIAL ADMISSION PROGRAMS 


The Skirball is pleased to offer FREE admission to the visitors listed below.

FREE tickets must be redeemed by advance reservation; walk-ups will not be accommodated. Enter the applicable promo code when reserving online. Eligibility will be verified upon check-in, so be prepared to show valid ID (unless otherwise stated).

  • Golden State Advantage Card (EBT Card) holders, through the Museums for All initiative (each with five guests) | Promo code 99917
  • Essential workers as determined by the State of California—including emergency services, healthcare, grocery stores, city operations and maintenance, social services, public transit, and delivery services—(each with one guest) | Promo code 99921
  • Pre-K through Grade 12 teachers (each with one guest) | Promo code 99957
  • Clergy members and first responders (each with one guest) | Promo code 99918
  • Active duty military service members (each with one guest) | Promo code 99919
  • Visitors with Federal Disability identification (limit one per ID) and, if applicable, their caregiver (no ID required) | Promo code 99920
  • NARM, CAJM, and MARP reciprocal members (free for up to four people per membership) | Promo code 99923
  • Association of Children’s Museums members (50% off for up to six people per membership) | Promo code 99784

The Bank of America Museums on Us program, which offers FREE admission to Bank of America cardholders on the first weekend of each month, will relaunch at the Skirball on November 6–7, 2021. All Skirball visitors must reserve advanced timed-entry tickets (subject to availability). Bank of America, Merrill, or Bank of America Private Bank (U.S. Trust) credit or debit cardholders must call (310) 440-4535 to reserve their complimentary timed-entry ticket. Cardholders are required to present their ticket, active credit or debit card, and photo ID upon arrival. Additional guests are required to purchase tickets separately; complimentary timed-entry tickets only apply to the cardholder. No walk-ups will be accommodated.


Accessibility 


Around Campus
 

  • Parking—ADA accessible parking is located in the South Parking garage. The North Parking garage also includes a limited number of ADA accessible spaces. Visit our Directions and Parking page for more information. 
  • Entrances—Power-assist doors are located at all main entrances. 
  • Wheelchair access—All indoor and outdoor spaces at the Skirball are wheelchair accessible. The use of motorized wheelchairs is permitted.
  • Service animals—ADA certified service animals are welcome; pets are not permitted on the Skirball campus. 
  • Restrooms—All public restrooms are wheelchair accessible, and most restrooms include baby changing stations. 
  • Nursing—Parents are welcome to nurse their children anywhere on campus. If privacy is desired, a family room is available on the lower level of the main lobby. 
     

Available for Check-Out
 

  • Wheelchairs—A limited number of wheelchairs are available for check-out on a first-come, first-served basis at the lobby desk in the Main Entrance and at the security kiosk in the North Parking garage. In order to check out a wheelchair, you must leave an ID with a Skirball representative.
  • Lockers—Visitors may secure personal items in lockers, located on the lower level of the Main Entrance. Please ask a Skirball representative at the lobby desk for assistance.


General Policies 

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult 18 and up. The minimum adult/child ratio is 1:4. 
  • Reservations are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Membership does not guarantee availability of reservations. 
  • Photography—Visitors are encouraged to take non-flash photographs or short videos—for personal, noncommercial use only—using hand-held cameras or smartphones. Leave selfie sticks, tripods, light stands, camera drones, and other prohibited equipment at home. Photography and videography may be prohibited inside changing exhibitions. Please check signs or consult with a Skirball team member before taking footage in these galleries. 
  • Phone calls—As a courtesy to fellow museumgoers, mobile phone conversations should be conducted outside of the galleries. 
  • Smoking—For the health and safety of all, the Skirball campus is a smoke-free environment except in designated areas. If you wish to smoke, please ask a Skirball team member where smoking is permitted.