Free admission to select Southern California museums on Oct. 2

Major museums around Southern California will be offering free admission on Sunday, Oct. 2 as part of Pacific Standard Time, the initiative led by the Getty focusing on the history of art in the region from 1945 to 1980.

Pacific Standard Time comprises more than 60 participating cultural groups throughout Southern California. The event officially kicks off in October.

Here’s a list of museums offering free admission on Oct. 2:

· 18th Street Arts Center

· A + D Architecture and Design Museum

· Armory Center for the Arts

· California African American Museum

· California Museum of Photography, UC Riverside

· Craft and Folk Art Museum

· Eames House Foundation

· Fowler Museum at UCLA

· The J. Paul Getty Museum

· Hammer Museum, UCLA


· Los Angeles County Museum of Art

· Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions

· MAK Center for Art and Architecture at the Schindler House

· Sam and Alfreda Maloof Foundation for Arts and Crafts

· Museum of Contemporary Art

· Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego

· Museum of Latin American Art

· Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

· ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives

· Otis College of Art and Design, Ben Maltz Gallery

· Pomona College Museum of Art

· Santa Monica Museum of Art

· University Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach

· Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University