Autry National Center

photo, ©1999 John Hazeltine

Los Angeles, CA

323-667-2000

http://theautry.org/



 

 

About the Autry National Center

The Autry National Center is a history museum dedicated to exploring and sharing the stories, experiences, and perceptions of the diverse peoples of the American West. It was formed in 2003 by the merger of the Autry Museum of Western Heritage with the Southwest Museum of the American Indian and the Women of the West Museum. Located in Griffith Park, the Autry's collection of more than 500,000 pieces of art and artifacts, includes the collection of the Southwest Museum of the American Indian, one of the largest and most significant in the United States. The Autry Institute includes two research libraries: the Braun Research Library and the Autry Library. Exhibitions, public programs, K­12 educational services, and publications are designed to examine the contemporary human condition through the lens of the historical Western experience and explore critical issues in society. (rev. 6/25/12)

Autry National Center's address is 4700 Western Heritage Way, across from the Los Angeles Zoo, where the 5 and 134 freeways meet. Please see the Center's website for hours and admission fees.


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