Opening Hours: Wednesday - Sunday, 12 - 5pm | Closed Monday & Tuesday

Plan your visit to LA Plaza!

Welcome back to LA Plaza! Our museum as well as LA Tienda, our gift store, are back to full operation! Learn about our hours, Service Animal policy, Group Tours, Parking, and general information by reading below.

Any questions or concerns? Reach out to our Admissions desk via phone (213) 542-6200 or email us at during operating hours.

Free Admission to our Museum, LA Plaza Tienda and LA Plaza Cocina

Wednesday through Sunday – 12pm to 5pm; last entry at 4:30pm
Closed Monday and Tuesday

LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes, 501 North Main St., Los Angeles, CA 90012

LA Plaza Cocina, 550 North Spring St., Los Angeles, CA 90012

For more information on LA Plaza Cocina please click here.


Back to Full Operations

LA Plaza no longer requires facial masking, proof of vaccination, or negative COVID test results for entry to our campus and events for any guests, both indoors and outdoors.

LA Plaza will continue to clean and sanitize our galleries and LA Tienda regularly.

Our gallery and elevator capacity is back to normal levels.



LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes abides by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) by allowing service animals only into all the public areas of the museum.

The definition of a service animal, as defined by ADA is "any dog that is individually trained to work or perform tasks for the benefit of an individual with a disability." This can also extend to miniature horses (additional requirements for miniature horses are explained in Behavior of Service Animals below). Dogs and miniature horses are the only animals recognized animals by Federal and State Law.

Service Animal Guidelines - English

Pautas para animales de servicio - Español



When visiting LA Plaza, consider the following parking options:

  • A - LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes parking lot, 171 Arcadia Street
  • B - El Pueblo Parking Lot 1, 419 N. Main Street
  • C - El Pueblo Parking Lot 2, 615 N. Main Street
  • D - LA Plaza Village Parking Lot, 555 North Broadway
  • E - Metro Plaza Parking, 711 N. Main Street
  • F - El Pueblo Parking Lot 4, 426 Los Angeles Street


Book a Tour! Self-guided Tour Groups

Book a tour with LA Plaza! Admissions is free to all guests and no reservation is needed for general admission. If your group is made up of 10+, or is part of an organization or school, please book your tour here: Book a Tour

Please note, if you are part of a K-12 group, we do require a chaperone for every eight (8) students (1 : 8). For more information, please refer to our policies and procedures document by clicking here.

Public Transportation

LA Plaza sits within convenient walking distance to Union Station and their variety of public transportation options.

Los Angeles Metro (Bus & Subway)

Metrolink (Commuter Train Service)

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