Drop-in Activities

  • In-Gallery Performance Reflections on La Raza: Our Voices

    Saturdays, May 19, and June 9, 2018, 11:00 a.m.

    Journey through the LA RAZA exhibition with L.A.-based ensemble Teatro Jornalero Sin Fronteras (Day Labor Theater Without Borders).

  • Highlights of the Southwest Museum of the American Indian Collection

    Museums of the Arroyo (MOTA) Day

    Sunday, May 20, 2018, Noon–5:00 p.m.

    Celebrate the art, architecture, and history of the Arroyo Seco area!

  • Garden Chat: Chia Café Collective

    Sunday, May 20, 2018, 1:00–4:00 p.m.

    Join the Chia Café Collective for a drop-in discussion on Southern California ethnobotany and an opportunity to taste samples from their new book, Cooking the Native Way. 

  • In the Galleries: Gene Autry’s Vision

    Saturday, May 26, 2018, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

    Maxine Hansen, Gene Autry’s former executive assistant, is a fount of information about Gene Autry, his career in music and movies, and the building of the Autry Museum. 

  • California Continued Ethnobotanical Gardens

    Garden Chat: The Tongva and the California Environment

    Saturday, May 26, 2018, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

    The Autry offers drop-in garden activities several weekend days a month. The garden program features cultural and environmental educators from California’s diverse Native communities. 

  • Lummis Days

    Saturday and Sunday, June 2 and 3, 2018, 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

    Discover the creativity of Northeast Los Angeles through this weekend of art, music, and poetry.

  • Drop-In Summer Family Fun

    Drop-In Summer Family Fun

    Tuesdays–Fridays, June 19–August 3, 2018, 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

    Uncover stories of people who shaped the West through hands-on objects, dress-up trunks, scavenger hunts, and playful activities inspired by Western history and culture.

  • Gallery Chat: Who Was Rick Bartow?

    Saturday, June 23, 2018, 1:00–4:00 p.m.

    The Autry offers drop-in gallery activities several weekend days a month. The gallery program gives visitors the opportunity to learn about an aspect of our galleries from a range of experts, artists, and educators.
  • Autry Ethnobotanical Garden

    Garden Chat: Renegotiating Your Relationship With Nature

    Saturday, June 23, 2018, 1:00-4:00 p.m.

    The Autry offers drop-in garden activities several weekend days a month. The garden program features cultural and environmental educators from California’s diverse Native communities.