Students tour the Art of Television Costume Design exhibition

Hours & Admission

Open during exhibitions only

Tuesday – Saturday: 10 AM – 5 PM

Closed Sunday-Monday

Closed Thanksgiving Day

Free Admission

No tickets or reservations required 

Proof of Covid-19 vaccination is not required at this time; protocols are subject to change. Masks are strongly recommended, but optional.

Getting Here

Navigate to Interstate 110 and use the following directions to drive to the Museum:

From North 

  • Take the 110 South towards downtown Los Angeles/San Pedro
  • Continue towards downtown Los Angeles and take the 9th Street exit; stay to the left on the exit ramp
  • Continue on 9th Street and drive 4 blocks to 9th Street & Grand Avenue

From South

  • Take the 110 North towards downtown Los Angeles/Pasadena
  • Take the 9th Street exit
  • Continue on 9th Street and drive 4 blocks to 9th Street & Grand Avenue
  • Take the Red, Blue, Purple or Expo line to 7th Street/Metro Center Station: 660 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles 90017
  • Walk Southeast on 7th Street to Hope Street
  • Turn RIGHT on Hope Street and continue to 9th Street
  • Grand Hope Park is at the corner of Hope Street & 9th Street and adjacent to the FIDM building
  • Walk through the park to reach the FIDM building and the Museum entrance
  • Use Metro Trip Planner to determine the best rail route
  • The following bus lines will stop at the corner of 9th Street & Grand Avenue: 37, 70, 71, 76, 78, 79, 96, 378, 770, 66, 81
  • Continue 1/2 block south on Grand Avenue to 919 South Grand Avenue
  • The Museum is accessible by additional bus lines; use Metro Trip Planner to determine the best bus route
  • Parking is available for $5 cash in the lot located underneath the FIDM building; entrance is on 9th Street just before Grand Avenue
  • Please do not enter if the red Lot Full sign is posted at the entrance
  • Additional parking can be found in surrounding lots and street meters.
  • Tour bus parking is not available in the FIDM lot


Hour-long docent tours are available for FIDM Museum exhibitions, as well as Museum storage. Tours are available Monday – Saturday by appointment. 

Please note, the FIDM building parking lot cannot accommodate tour buses.

Tour fees by group size

1 – 10: $200

11 – 25: $20 per person

26 and over: contact for more information

To schedule a tour

Contact 213.623.5821 x3275,
or complete the form