From The Museum SFV family, a hearty congratulations to the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures for opening in the historic museum row and on the grounds of the May Company property at northeast corner of Fairfax and Wilshire Blvd. in Los Angeles.
Here is some overview information and a link for timed tickets:
The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures is a museum in Los Angeles, California constructed by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which is devoted to the history, science, and cultural impact of the film industry.
With millions of artifacts and access to celebrity, this museum will become known throughout the world and will excite people who appreciate the history of film and entertainment.
Address: 6067 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Sunday through Thursday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday and Saturday, 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Phone: (323) 930-3000
Opened: September 30, 2021
Architects: Renzo Piano, Kulapat Yantrasast
Owner: Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Director: Bill Kramer (since 2019)
Public transit access: Wilshire & Fairfax (2023)
Collection size: over 13 million objects
Timed admission tickets to the Academy Museum are now on sale. Advance reservations must be made online.
A ticket will be required to visit the Academy Museum’s exhibitions: Stories of Cinema, Hayao Miyazaki, The Path to Cinema: Highlights from the Richard Balzer Collection, Backdrop: An Invisible Art, and The Pixar Toy Story 3D Zoetrope. The Oscars® Experience requires a special ticket, as do programs and screenings.
The Museum offers a Academy Museum Store and Fanny’s restaurant and café.