Autry Museum of the American West

Event Highlights

Golden Age of Radio With SAG-AFTRA: Gene Autry's Melody Ranch Christmas Party

Thursday, December 3, 2015,
3:00 and 7:00 p.m.

Every week from 1940 to 1956, fans tuned in to hear the radio show Gene Autry’s Melody Ranch, and each December they would look forward to a special Christmas broadcast featuring music, holiday humor, and a Christmas story. More

Member Appreciation Days

Saturday and Sunday, December 5 and 6, 2015

This weekend only, members at the Individual through Turquoise levels receive a 20% discount, and members at the Copper level and above receive a 30% discount at the Autry Store.* More


Inside The Autry

Thanksgiving Week Schedule

November 24–29, 2015
Autry in Griffith Park

Wednesday: Empire and Liberty: The Civil War and the West closed for maintenance
Thursday: Closed for Thanksgiving Day
Friday: Open 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: Open 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

What Visitors Are Saying

A great museum all around. With all the things to do in Los Angeles, make this place a priority to'll be glad you did!!

–Yelp Comment, 2015

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Collections Spotlight

A Woman of the West The entire photographic work of Theo Westenberger is housed in the Libraries and Archives of the Autry Museum of the American West.

The History of Wells Fargo & Company is inseparable from the history of the American West. The stagecoach and six horses – the symbol that is synonymous with Wells Fargo – recalls a time when the stagecoach was the dominant means of long-distance transportation and communication.

Capturing California’s Romantic Past – The Watercolor Works of Eva Scott Fenyes: This online exhibition features slideshows and stories behind 56 watercolors of California adobes by Eva Scott Fenyes in the Autry’s collection.

The Colt Revolver in the American West: This online exhibition features slideshows and the stories behind 130 Colt artifacts in the Autry's collection.

Spanish Songs of Old California: This online exhibition focuses on Charles Lummis’s turn-of-the-century project to preserve, by recording, the traditional music of Southwestern Indian and Hispanic cultures.

History and Cultures of Mexico and the Southwest: The Autry Museum’s permanent collection of colonial Latin American artifacts includes objects that exemplify the material culture of New Spain's northern frontier or "borderlands."

More Than a Dream – Aviation Development in Southern California: An online exhibition from the collections of the Automobile Club of Southern California Archives.

Locations and Hours

The Autry in Griffith Park

The Autry in Griffith Park

Museum and Store Hours
Tuesday–Friday: 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Saturday–Sunday: 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Closed Mondays.

See details about our holiday schedule, museum admission prices, and other visitor information.

4700 Western Heritage Way
Los Angeles, CA 90027-1462
Located northeast of downtown, across from the Los Angeles Zoo.



Historic Southwest Museum Mt. Washington Campus

Museum Hours
Saturdays: 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90065


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

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