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.
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.
Seniors (60+), students (60+): $6
Children (3–12): $4
Active military, veterans, peace officers, and children under 3: free
Official website http://theautry.org/
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