Southwest Museum

Local nameSouthwest Museum
LocationLos Angeles, United States

The Southwest Museum of the American Indian is a museum, library, and archive located in the Mt. Washington neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. The museum is owned by the Autry Museum of the American West. Its collections deal mainly with Native Americans. It also has an extensive collection of pre-Hispanic, Spanish colonial, Latino, and Western American art and artifacts.

Major collections had included American Indians of the Great Plains, American Indians of California, and American Indians of the Northwest Coast. Most of those materials were moved off-site, but the Southwest Museum has maintained an ongoing public exhibition on Pueblo pottery, open free of charge.The Metro Gold Line stops down the hill from the museum at the Southwest Museum station.

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Opening hours

Museum and Store:
Tue – Fri: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sat – Sun: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Closed on Mondays except Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Presidents' Day, when admission is free.


Adults: $10
Seniors (60+), students (60+): $6
Children (3–12): $4
Active military, veterans, peace officers, and children under 3: free

More information and contact


Official website

Phone +1 323 221 2164

Address 234 Museum Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90065, USA

Coordinates 34°6'1.671" N -118°12'20.904" E

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