Family Activities

There’s always something fun for families at the Autry! As your family enjoys these activities, please keep in mind that children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. 

Check out our Family page for information to plan your next visit and activities available at the Autry every day.

  • Guided Tours

    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.

  • Odd Night

    Odd Nights at the Autry

    Every third Friday of the month through October 2019, 6:00–10:00 p.m

    Enjoy an evening al fresco at the Odd Market, opening its doors to shopping, live music, food, and crafts at more than 100 vendor booths. 

  • Pan for Gold!

    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!

  • Members' Halloween Party

    Saturday, October 26, 2019, 5:30–8:30 p.m.

    Enjoy an evening of Halloween fun for the whole family, including trick-or-treating, ghoulish games, creepy crafts, and spooky screenings of Halloween-themed cartoons and short films.

  • Bank of America Cardholder Free Weekend

    Show your Bank of America card for free museum admission during the first full weekend of each month.

  • American Indian Arts Marketplace

    American Indian Arts Marketplace

    Saturday and Sunday, November 9–10, 2019, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

    Shop from a diverse array of Native American art, and be entertained by performances, family activities, informative talks and demonstrations, films, and theatre.

  • Free Tuesday!

    Every second Tuesday of the month

    Enjoy free admission to the Autry the second Tuesday of each month.

  • Holiday Celebration

    Saturday, December 7, 2019, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

    Members and their guests are invited to get into the holiday spirit with hot chocolate, cider, holiday treats, live music, and a visit from Santa Claus!

  • Open and Free for New Year’s Day

    Wednesday, January 1, 2019, 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

    To celebrate the start of 2020, the Autry will offer free admission.