Autry National Center

Get Involved

There are many ways to support the Autry and gain valuable knowledge through exhibitions and programs year-round. Become a member, make a gift donation, become a corporate partner, plan your event here, attend our fundraisers, and volunteer your time. Click on the links at left or below to explore the many ways you can help us continue to offer exciting exhibitions and programs.

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Become a Member

Members are the heart of the Autry. They come from all walks of life and enjoy their membership benefits differently. The unlimited free admission that comes with membership allows you to create your own museum experience—one day at a time, all year long.

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Ways to Support the Autry

Gifts from members and friends of the Autry National Center help provide important funding for the Autry's world-class exhibitions and cultural events, dynamic educational programs, expanding permanent collection, and conservation efforts.

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A great way to make a difference at the Autry is to volunteer your time and skills at any of our insightful and thought-provoking events and exhibitions. Or you can choose to work behind-the-scenes or up front at the Visitor Services Desk. Volunteers of all ages and abilities are a vital part of the success of the Autry.

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Corporate Partners

The Autry National Center thanks the many generous companies—both local and national—who support its mission to tell the diverse stories of the American West through exhibitions, lectures, theatre productions, film screenings, live music and dance performances, and hands-on children’s activities.

Event at the Autry's Heritage Court

Plan an Event

The Autry National Center in Griffith Park is the perfect setting for a cocktail reception for 40 or 1,400; a stylish dinner for 400; or an outdoor festival for 4,000. Your guests will enjoy a unique and enriching experience as they explore the myths and realities of the American West in an exclusive viewing of our permanent galleries and changing exhibitions.

4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, CA 90027-1462 Phone: 323.667.2000

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