10 expert reviews
“Art museum and cultural center that is free and open to the public! With over 300 programs a year, the Hammer Museum showcases a variety of happenings from lectures, screenings, to special exhibits.”
– On the Grid
"The bold murals and installations at this museum have been known to bring traffic on Wilshire Boulevard to a crawl."
"The museum really shines when it comes to cutting-edge contemporary exhibits featuring local, under-represented and controversial artists." Full review
"Industrialist Armand Hammer founded this museum, primarily to house his own collection." Full review
Not For Tourists
"Cutting-edge art museum with largely contemporary exhibits."
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Travel + Leisure
"Houses wide-ranging permanent collections, from paintings by American and European masters to contemporary drawings by local Los Angeles artists to a lush sculpture garden. " Full review