Hours and Admission  |  Special Admission Programs  |  General Policies

Welcome to the Skirball

Skirball Cultural Center
2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90049

(310) 440-4500, press 2

Reservations are recommended. Be sure to read our  Ticketing Guidelines and Safety Protocols before making your reservation and arriving at the Skirball.

Hours and Admission

Tuesday–Friday, 12:00–5:00 pm
Saturday–Sunday, 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Closed Mondays and the following national and Jewish holidays:

  • Wednesday, October 5, 2022 (Yom Kippur)
  • Friday, November 11, 2022
  • Thursday, November 24, 2022
  • Sunday, December 25, 2022

General Admission

$12 General | $9 Seniors, Full-Time Students with ID, and Children over 12
$7 Children 2–12 | FREE to Members and Children under 2
FREE to all on Thursdays

Included with general admission: 

Specially Ticketed Exhibitions

The following offerings require timed-entry tickets. Visitors with timed-entry tickets to the exhibitions listed below may enjoy offerings included with general admission (see above) throughout the day of their visit at no extra charge. 

THE JEWISH DELI   BUY/Reserve online

$18 General | $15 Seniors, Full-Time Students with ID, and Children over 12
$13 Children 2–12 | FREE to Members and Children under 2
FREE to all on Thursdays
Includes Talking Back to Power (through September 4) and general admission


$18 General | $15 Seniors, Full-Time Students with ID, and Children over 12
$13 Children 2–12 | FREE to Members and Children under 2
FREE to all on Thursdays
Includes The Jewish Deli and general admission


$12 General | $9 Seniors, Full-Time Students with ID, and Children over 12
$7 Children 2–12 | FREE to Members and Children under 2
FREE to all on Thursdays
Includes general admission

Special Admission Programs

The Skirball is pleased to offer FREE or discounted admission to the visitors listed below.

FREE or discounted tickets must be redeemed by advance reservation; walk-ups will not be accommodated. Enter the applicable promo code when reserving online. Eligibility will be verified upon check-in, so be prepared to show valid ID (unless otherwise stated).

  • Golden State Advantage Card (EBT Card) holders, through the Museums for All initiative (each with five guests) | Promo code 99917
  • Essential workers as determined by the State of California—including emergency services, healthcare, grocery stores, city operations and maintenance, social services, public transit, and delivery services—(each with one guest) | Promo code 99921
  • Pre-K through Grade 12 teachers (each with one guest) | Promo code 99957
  • Clergy members and first responders (each with one guest) | Promo code 99918
  • Active duty military service members (each with one guest) | Promo code 99919
  • Visitors with Federal Disability identification (limit one per ID) and, if applicable, their caregiver (no ID required) | Promo code 99920
  • NARM, CAJM, and MARP reciprocal members (free for up to four people per membership) | Promo code 99923
  • Association of Children’s Museums members (50% off for up to six people per membership) | Promo code 99784
  • TeenTix LA Passholders ($5 admission, max of 2 tickets per order, select “Full-Time Student” at checkout) | Promo code 99930 for Noah’s Ark, 99927 for special exhibitions

The Bank of America Museums on Us program offers FREE admission to Bank of America cardholders on the first weekend of each month. All Skirball visitors must reserve advanced timed-entry tickets (subject to availability). Bank of America, Merrill, or Bank of America Private Bank (U.S. Trust) credit or debit cardholders must call (310) 440-4535 to reserve their complimentary timed-entry ticket. Cardholders are required to present their ticket, active credit or debit card, and photo ID upon arrival. Additional guests are required to purchase tickets separately; complimentary timed-entry tickets only apply to the cardholder. No walk-ups will be accommodated.

General Policies

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult 18 and up. The minimum adult/child ratio is 1:4.
  • Reservations are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Membership does not guarantee the availability of reservations.
  • Photography—Visitors are encouraged to take non-flash photographs or short videos—for personal, noncommercial use only—using hand-held cameras or smartphones. Leave selfie sticks, tripods, light stands, camera drones, and other prohibited equipment at home. Photography and videography may be prohibited inside changing exhibitions. Please check signs or consult with a Skirball team member before taking footage in these galleries.
  • Phone calls—As a courtesy to fellow museumgoers, mobile phone conversations should be conducted outside of the galleries.
  • Smoking—For the health and safety of all, the Skirball campus is a smoke-free environment except in designated areas. If you wish to smoke, please ask a Skirball team member where smoking is permitted.