Los Angeles is a hub of world renowned art museums. It is nearly tough to rank them by prestige. Perfect place for the art lovers, LA has a lot to offer in list of art museums. Right from science museum to botanical gardens to art museums LA has covered it all when it comes to museums. The art museums of LA are heaven for those who have artistic soul.
Some Of The Art Museums Are:
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Los Angeles County Museum Of Art, is famous for its huge art collections, more than a million visitors comes to LACMA in a year. The art work includes collections of ancient art to contemporary art. The museum also includes the collection of broad contemporary and the Resnick pavilion. And the encyclopaedic collection also varies from pre history to contemporary art.
The Getty Villa
Those who have a thing for Greece and Roman Culture should visit this museum, the building itself is a replica of both Ancient Roman Emperor Villa and little like Lentulus Batiatus Villa. The sculptures are not secured in glass like other vase and jewellery. All the sculptures are in watch of security guards.
Madame Tussauds of Hollywood
The popularity of this museum knows no borders. Madame Tussauds Hollywood is a major tourist attraction in LA, though this is an international museum with 17 cross country museums. The museum is a must visit for those who loves movies and music.
Norton Simone Museum
Students must visit this museum as this doesn’t cost a penny to them. The museum is situated in Pasadena. Comparable to Getty centre and other art museum this isn’t a very big one but definitely a very fine art museum. Most of the collection belongs to 14 to 19 century’s art and lower section belongs completely to Asian art of South East and a collection of still images.
The Museum Of Latin American Art
Situated at Long Beach, the museum is one of its kinds as contrary to the other art museum it has collection of major art work from contemporary artists from Latin America. The museum has two main galleries and one sculpture garden.