Calendar

Saturday, September 22–Friday, September 28, 2018

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Exhibition Highlights

  • Rick Bartow: Things You Know But Cannot Explain

    Through January 6, 2019

    Rick Bartow: Things You Know But Cannot Explain represents the artist’s first major retrospective and a contribution to the substantial growing body of scholarship on contemporary Native artists. Bartow (Mad River Band Wiyot) established his art career in the 1980s...

  • La Raza

    LA RAZA

    Through February 10, 2019

    Published in Los Angeles from 1967-1977, the influential bilingual newspaper La Raza provided a voice to the Chicano Rights Movement.

Saturday, September 22

  • Family Activities

    Smithsonian Free Museum Day

    Saturday, September 22, 2018, 10:00 a.m.—5:00 p.m.

    On Museum Day, hosted by Smithsonian magazine, visitors can enjoy free entry to the Autry when they present an official Museum Day ticket.

  • Guided Tours
    Family Activities

    Guided Tours

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

    Explore our exhibitions with lively guides who provide deeper insight and context to what’s on display.

  • Family Activities

    Pan for Gold!

    Saturdays–Sundays, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
    Every Second Tuesday of the Month, 10:00 a.m.–Noon

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

  • Drop-in Activities

    Garden Chat: Basketry Plants

    Saturday, September 22, 2018, 1:00–4:00 p.m.

    Join basket weaver Lorene Sisquoc (Cahuilla and Fort Sill Apache) as she talks about the range of California Native plants used in the creation of Native basketry.

  • Drop-in Activities

    Gallery Chat: My Favorite Artifact

    Saturday, September 22, 2018, 1:00–4:00 p.m.

    Meet Sarah Wilson, Education Curator, in our Journeys Gallery at the Pony Express installation as she discusses some of her favorite artifacts in the museum.

  • Music and Festivals

    Tin Pan Alley and Broadway Go West

    Saturday, September 22, 2018, 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, September 23, 2018, 2:00 p.m.

    This cabaretstyle event pairs musicians Cindy Miller and Alan Jones with music historian Michael Lasser, who together provide an annotated musical journey across the American West.

Sunday, September 23

  • Guided Tours
    Family Activities

    Guided Tours

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

    Explore our exhibitions with lively guides who provide deeper insight and context to what’s on display.

  • Family Activities

    Pan for Gold!

    Saturdays–Sundays, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
    Every Second Tuesday of the Month, 10:00 a.m.–Noon

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

  • Music and Festivals

    Tin Pan Alley and Broadway Go West

    Saturday, September 22, 2018, 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, September 23, 2018, 2:00 p.m.

    This cabaretstyle event pairs musicians Cindy Miller and Alan Jones with music historian Michael Lasser, who together provide an annotated musical journey across the American West.

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