Visitor Alerts

On Friday, Sept. 20 from 11:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., the Global Climate Strike is expected to take place in downtown Los Angeles. Participants will be assembling at Pershing Square between 5th and 6th Streets. The strike's route is anticipated to go past The Broad on Grand Avenue between 6th Street and 2nd Street. Participants will march west on 6th St, then turn right on Grand Ave, marching past The Broad, and then will turn right on 2nd St. The participants will continue down 2nd St. where they will turn left onto San Pedro, and then right onto 1st St.

On Saturday, Sept. 21, the DC Batman 5K Run will take place in downtown LA. The start time for the race is 6 p.m., departing from the intersection of 1st Street and Broadway and continuing westbound on 1st Street. Beginning at 5 p.m., there will be hard closures at the intersections of 1st Street/Grand Avenue and 1st Street/Temple adjacent to The Broad. Please plan for alternate routes and allow for extra time to get to The Broad. For more information on the road closures for the DC Batman 5K Run, please visit their road closures page.

General Admission is Free

Some exhibitions and events carry a separate charge. Skip the line – book advance tickets!

Onsite Standby Line

Didn't get advance tickets? Join the onsite standby line for walk-up admission into the museum on a first-come, first-served basis.

Museum Hours

Tuesday & Wednesday | 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday & Friday | 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday | 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Sunday | 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Closed on Mondays, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day

The standby line closes 60-90 minutes before the museum closes and may close earlier on busy days.

Directions & Parking


Parking is available under the museum. Enter on 2nd St. between Hope St. and Grand Ave. Rates are $15 for 3 hours with museum validation, and $5 for each additional 15 minutes, with a $25 daily maximum. There is a $15 flat rate after 5 p.m. on weeknights and all day on weekends. Bike parking is free and located on the P1 level. The garage opens at 7 a.m. and closes at 1 a.m. Additional parking is available at other adjacent garages and lots around Grand Ave. The Broad does not provide validation for any other parking garages or lots.

Accessible Parking

Accessible parking spaces for vehicles displaying valid, state-issued disability parking placards or license plates, electric vehicle parking spaces, and bicycle parking are all available on level P1 of The Broad's parking garage.

By Metro

The closest Metro line stop is located at the Civic Center/Grand Park Station, and the closest Metro bus stations are 1st & Grand and Grand/3rd. Metro Red Line stop closest to The Broad is the Civic Center/Grand Park Station.

The Broad, 221 S. Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90012

The Broad, 221 S. Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Free Tours

Today's Free Public Tours

1:15 p.m. & 3:15 p.m. | Third Floor | English

Group Visits

Self-guided Group Visits
Guided Group Visits

School Visits

Self-guided School Visits
Guided School Visits

For Families

Families at The Broad

For Families

Families Visiting The Broad

We are committed to providing a fun and engaging experience for your family and children of all ages with materials and guides created just for families and kids, tips for visiting (including a social narrative and additional details about artworks on view to help prepare children before their visit), and more!

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kids audio guide iconVisit our mobile web app and listen to a free audio tour for families, Looking with LeVar. Narrated by award-winning actor, director, and education advocate LeVar Burton, this tour is fun for all ages. Look for artworks with this symbol to listen to family-friendly information about the work on the tour. All tours on the mobile site include audio transcripts.

You can also listen to all of our tours, including “Looking with LeVar,” by renting headsets and devices for $6 in the lobby.


The Broad is committed to making its collection, exhibitions, building, events, and services accessible to all visitors. Please email for accessibility questions or assistance.

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the shop

Photo of The Shop at The Broad, the museum's gift shop
More from the shop

The Shop at The Broad Hours

Tuesday & Wednesday  |  11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday & Friday  |  11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday  |  10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday  |  10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Closed Mondays, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. The Shop closes at 5 p.m. on Christmas Eve.

dining at otium

Otium restaurant next door to The Broad museum in Los Angeles.

Dining at Otium

Otium is a contemporary restaurant that draws from the rich culinary heritage of Chef Timothy Hollingsworth. The restaurant's name, Otium, has its roots in Latin, a word that is meant to emphasize a place where time can be spent on leisurely social activities.

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Lunch: 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Tuesday - Friday

Snacks: 2:30 - 5:30 p.m., Tuesday - Sunday

Dinner: 5:30 - 10 p.m., Sunday - Thursday; 5:30 - 11 p.m., Friday - Saturday

Brunch: 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday

Know Before You Go & FAQ

Everything you need to know for your visit; from audio guides to Wi-Fi access, photography rules and how to reserve advance tickets.

Mobile App and Audio Tours

Get the museum’s free mobile app to plan your visit and access free self-guided audio tours.