Autry National Center

Events Calendar

May 5-19, 2015

Saturday, May 9

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Family Activities
Pan for Gold!
11:00 am The Autry in Griffith Park

Learn how to pan for gold, just like the 49ers did during the California gold rush!


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Film and Television
Yellow Sky (1948)
1:30 pm The Autry in Griffith Park: Wells Fargo Theater

What Is a Western? is an ongoing film series that examines a variety of movies about the American West. The majority of the films are traditional...

Sunday, May 10

FPO

Family Activities
Mother's Day Brunch at the Autry
9:00 am Crossroads West Cafe

For Mother’s Day, treat your family to an extra-special day at the museum.


FPO

Family Activities
Pan for Gold!
11:00 am The Autry in Griffith Park

Learn how to pan for gold, just like the 49ers did during the California gold rush!


FPO

Family Activities
Autry Explorers: Horse Sketching
1:00 pm The Autry in Griffith Park

Learn to sketch live horses outside at the Autry corral then go inside the museum to discover horses as they’ve been depicted by artists in the American...

Tuesday, May 12

FPO

Family Activities
Free Tuesday!
10:00 am The Autry in Griffith Park

Every second Tuesday of the month is free, made possible by Wells Fargo.

Saturday, May 16

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Members Only
Morning at the Museum:
Empire and Liberty: The Civil War and the West

9:00 am The Autry in Griffith Park

Meet fellow members over a light breakfast, tour the new exhibition, and hear insights from Empire and Liberty's curators.


FPO

Family Activities
Pan for Gold!
11:00 am The Autry in Griffith Park

Learn how to pan for gold, just like the 49ers did during the California gold rush!


FPO


Slavery and Unfree Labor Seminar
11:00 am

In connection with the Autry’s exhibition Empire and Liberty: The Civil War and the West, this panel discussion explores the wide range of unfree...

Sunday, May 17

FPO

Family Activities
Pan for Gold!
11:00 am The Autry in Griffith Park

Learn how to pan for gold, just like the 49ers did during the California gold rush!


FPO

Special Events
Museums of the Arroyo Day
12:00 pm Historic Southwest Museum Mt. Washington Campus

The Autry’s historic Southwest Museum Mt. Washington Campus joins five other museums in the Arroyo Seco area to celebrate the community’s...


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Music and Festivals
Western Music Association Showcase
12:00 pm The Autry in Griffith Park

Join musicians and cowboy poets as they perform stories and songs of the romantic Old West, contemporary music of the American West, and songs of...

Wednesday, May 20

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Lectures, Seminars, and Discussions
John Wayne: The Legend Lives On!
12:30 pm Crossroads West Cafe

John Wayne broke the mold to become one of the most popular stars in motion picture history. Our Cowboy Lunch series returns to pay tribute to the...


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