Adults and College Students
The Autry National Center offers a wide array of programming and exhibitions to educate and enrich the general public. The Autry Institute gives the general public an opportunity to engage with historians, anthropologists, authors of fiction, and many other scholars and creative artists in a nurturing and supportive environment. Our docent-led tours of the museum galleries help visitors learn important lessons about the historical and contemporary West.
The Autry Institute is the research and educational arm that develops pathbreaking scholarship and disseminates it to a broad audience.
Equality or Exceptionalism? Seeking Justice for Native Nations
Presented by Angela R. Riley, Professor of Law, and Director, American Indian Studies Center, UCLA.
Saturday, Mar 15, 2014 5:00 pm
Women of the West
It wasn't just men who ventured through the West; women could often ride and shoot with the best of them.
Wednesday, Mar 19, 2014 12:30 pm
Floral Journey Seminar
Join guest curator Lois Sherr Dubin, leading scholars, and beadwork artists as we explore the ideas behind the exhibition Floral Journey: Native North American Beadwork.
Saturday, Apr 5, 2014 11:00 am
Curator-led Tour of Art of the West
Amy Scott, Marilyn B. and Calvin B. Gross Curator of Visual Arts, will lead a tour of the Autry's new core exhibition, Art of the...
Sunday, Apr 6, 2014 1:00 pm
Cowboy Lunch: Sam Peckinpah and The Wild Bunch
Made by a man they called "Bloody Sam," 1969's The Wild Bunch was a controversial Western that broke all the rules.