- May 29Upcoming
Dan Guerrero brings his gift of gab to En Casa con LA Plaza in a bi-weekly series of live streamed interviews. The outspoken and irreverent…May 30Upcoming
Join us on Zoom and Facebook Live as Sara Quintanar of "Music With Sara” sings some of her most loved songs in Spanish and engage…Jun 01Upcoming
Join us on Zoom and Facebook Live as Chef Bret Thompson of Pez Cantina demonstrates how to prepare aguachile. a Mexican dish that brings together raw…
Exhibitions On View
March 19 - June 29, 2020 Carlos Almaraz: Evolution of Form focuses on the earlier periods in the artist’s life that played a significant influence…
Located at LA Plaza's Historic Paseo Walkway, "Transportapueblos: Los Resilientes" is a public art sculpture In recognition of the many difficulties faced by people who…
LA Plaza Blog
- 30 AprRead more
The arts are needed now more than ever, and the Eastside Arts Initiative (EAI) is pleased to announce the latest grant awards to artists and
- 14 AprRead more
In 2017, LA Plaza exhibited Uncensored: L.A. History: A Mexican Perspective, a viewing of a portable mural by Barbara Carrasco about the history of Los
- 10 AprRead more
LA Plaza’s museum and outdoor campus continue to be closed as does a newly reopened aspect of our institution: LA Plaza’s Historic Paseo Walkway. After
LA Plaza Highlights
Explore the multi-faceted history of Mexican and Mexican American Los Angeles and celebrate our vibrant Latino culture at LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes.
LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes offers a beautiful campus suitable for both indoor and outdoor events of all types. Guests are given the unique opportunity to explore and contribute to the ever-evolving story of Mexican and Mexican American culture in Los Angeles just steps from where it all began.View Rental Space
LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes honors the past and inspires the future by sharing the untold stories of the history, art, and culture of Mexicans, Mexican Americans, and all Latinos in the founding and continuing evolution of Los Angeles through compelling exhibitions, programming, and educational initiatives.
Located near the site where Los Angeles was founded in 1781, LA Plaza's 2.2-acre campus includes two historic and newly renovated buildings (the Vickrey-Brunswig Building and Plaza House) surrounded by 30,000 square feet of public garden.
LA Plaza is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your contribution is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. Federal Tax ID# 75-3059288
LA Plaza is an official project of Los Angeles County and a Smithsonian Affiliate.