Autry National Center

Get Involved

Whether it's by volunteering your time, providing financial support, or connecting your company to us, there are many ways to support the Autry and gain valuable knowledge through exhibitions and programs year-round. 

Help Support the Autry:

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Become a Member

Members are the heart of the Autry. The unlimited free admission that comes with membership allows you to create your own museum experience—one day at a time, all year long—while supporting the work of the Autry.

Native American dancer

Ways to Support the Autry

Gifts from members and friends of the Autry 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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Make a difference by volunteering your time and skills at any of our events and exhibitions. Or you can work behind-the-scenes or at the Visitor Services Desk. Volunteers of all ages and abilities contribute to the success of the Autry.

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Corporate Partners

The Autry 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, film, live music, dance performances, and hands-on children’s activities.

Event at the Autry's Heritage Court

Plan an Event

The Autry 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 experience as they explore the art and history of the American West in an exclusive viewing of our galleries.

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

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