Calendar

Monday, July 16–Sunday, July 22, 2018

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Exhibition Highlights

  • Coyote Leaves the Res: The Art of Harry Fonseca

    Through January 5, 2020

    Featuring paintings, sketches, and lithographs, Coyote Leaves the Res: The Art of Harry Fonseca focuses on the recurring figure of Coyote, a trickster, shape shifter, and storyteller capable of moving undetected between different worlds. This exhibition explores the...

  • Indian Country: The Art of David Bradley

    Through January 5, 2020

    Drawing influence from diverse sources such as Santa Fe–style painting of the 1930s–40s, Renaissance art, pop culture, advertising, and film, David Bradley’s work is at once serious and fun, historical and contemporary.

  • Investigating Griffith Park

    Now on View

    What makes Griffith Park special to you? For many Angelinos, the name evokes a panorama of memories—from picnics, hikes, horses, and softball games to the zoo, observatory, trains, and, of course, the Autry.

    But how much do you ...

Tuesday, July 17

  • Family Activities

    Pan for Gold!

    Tuesdays Through Fridays, 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., and Saturdays and Sundays, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.*

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

  • Lectures and Workshops

    Cowboy Lunch: The Western Movie Epic

    Tuesday, July 17, 2018, 11:00 a.m.

    Join the discussion and hear stories from stars and filmmakers during a filming of A Word on Westerns. 

  • Drop-In Summer Family Fun
    Drop-in Activities

    Summer Drop-in Activities

    Tuesdays–Fridays, Through August 2, 2019, 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.*

    Explore the Autry this summer break through art-making, gallery activities, and gold panning!

Wednesday, July 18

  • Family Activities

    Pan for Gold!

    Tuesdays Through Fridays, 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., and Saturdays and Sundays, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.*

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

  • Drop-In Summer Family Fun
    Drop-in Activities

    Summer Drop-in Activities

    Tuesdays–Fridays, Through August 2, 2019, 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.*

    Explore the Autry this summer break through art-making, gallery activities, and gold panning!

Thursday, July 19

  • Family Activities

    Pan for Gold!

    Tuesdays Through Fridays, 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., and Saturdays and Sundays, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.*

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

  • Drop-In Summer Family Fun
    Drop-in Activities

    Summer Drop-in Activities

    Tuesdays–Fridays, Through August 2, 2019, 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.*

    Explore the Autry this summer break through art-making, gallery activities, and gold panning!

  • Music and Festivals

    Sizzling Summer Nights

    Thursday Nights Through August 22

    Dance the night away with L.A.'s best salsa and Latin fusion bands.

Friday, July 20

  • Family Activities

    Pan for Gold!

    Tuesdays Through Fridays, 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., and Saturdays and Sundays, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.*

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

  • Drop-In Summer Family Fun
    Drop-in Activities

    Summer Drop-in Activities

    Tuesdays–Fridays, Through August 2, 2019, 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.*

    Explore the Autry this summer break through art-making, gallery activities, and gold panning!

Saturday, July 21

  • Guided Tours
    Family Activities

    Guided Tours

    Saturdays and Sundays, 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m.

    Journey through our popular exhibitions with lively guides who provide deeper insight and context to what's on view.

  • Drop-in Activities

    Harry Gamboa Jr. in Person: Reflections on Chicano Male Unbonded

    Saturday, July 21, 2018, 11:00 a.m.

    Join artist, writer, and educator Harry Gamboa Jr. and L.A.–based contemporary artist Eve LaFountain (Turtle Mountain Chippewa) for an in-gallery conversation.

  • Family Activities

    Pan for Gold!

    Tuesdays Through Fridays, 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., and Saturdays and Sundays, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.*

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

  • Member Events

    Members' Summer Picnic

    Saturday, July 20, 2019, 5:30–8:30 p.m.

    Celebrate the summer at the Autry with friends, music, and picnicking.

Sunday, July 22

  • Guided Tours
    Family Activities

    Guided Tours

    Saturdays and Sundays, 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m.

    Journey through our popular exhibitions with lively guides who provide deeper insight and context to what's on view.

  • Family Activities

    Pan for Gold!

    Tuesdays Through Fridays, 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., and Saturdays and Sundays, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.*

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

  • Drop-in Activities

    Making the Imagined West Studios

    Sunday, July 22, 2018, 1:00–4:00 p.m.

    Join artist, designer, and fabricator Mac Maker, who designed and built the Autry's Imagined West Studios, to learn how he created our new family play space.

  • Drop-in Activities

    In the Garden: Native Plant Sale

    Sunday, July 22, 2018, 1:00–4:00 p.m.

    Come to the Autry’s garden to learn about its plants from ethnobotanist and educator Theresa Richau (Tongva), then select a plant to bring home from our California Native plant sale.

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