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Skirball Cultural Center

2701 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049-6833
+1 310-440-4500
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Lovely Place!

A lovely place to visit, Jim Henson Exhibition in particular. Most kids would very enjoy puppets of... read more

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Chuang004
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Best lunch in west LA @ cafe

Best lunch in west LA with free parking and reasonable prices. Gourmet pizzas, salads and entrees... read more

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This museum and cultural center holds the world's fifth-largest collection of artifacts concerning Judaism and American life. Noah's Ark is an interactive playspace for families, with a separate timed admission ticket.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“noah's ark” (79 reviews)
“jewish history” (17 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2701 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049-6833
Westside
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+1 310-440-4500
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"jewish history"
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"paul simon exhibit"
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"recycled items"
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"permanent exhibits"
in 7 reviews
"summer concert series"
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"great for young kids"
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"bank of america"
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"comic book"
in 3 reviews
"gift shop"
in 11 reviews
"all ages"
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"great exhibits"
in 4 reviews
"free admission"
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"animals"
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Reviewed yesterday

A lovely place to visit, Jim Henson Exhibition in particular. Most kids would very enjoy puppets of his creations, but we adults would more appreciate Henson’s unique body of work and his popular makings—The Muppet Show, the Muppet movies, and Sesame. We saw his (and...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Best lunch in west LA with free parking and reasonable prices. Gourmet pizzas, salads and entrees and warm ciabatta rolls (gratis). Best French fries bar none. White cloth napkin service where you can begin educating the kids about table manners. Went to see the Jim...More

Thank Eutr
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

So Skirball is a place close to the Getty Center, and offers variety of choices - museum (rather small, but still can give you an idea of the Jewish culture and history), great library, screening and concert halls, and above all the Noah Arc! Even...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

They're always bringing in interesting temporary exhibits that are really interesting and we'll presented. Highly recommend visiting this place several times a year to see the changing exhibits

Thank Elaine P
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

been a few times, always enjoy the location and the food. outdoor cocktails fit very nicely with the spot and the ballroom has a great feel

Thank Douglas William M
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Visit the Skirball Cultural Center to see the presentation of the legendary Leonard Bernstein at 100 years. The display will open in late April 2018 and will present much information about Bernstein's musical contributions.

Thank buffalojim67
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

The Skirball is truly a gem. The grounds are rich with foliage and the mere existence of the museum is a testament to the human spirit. I loved visiting the Skirball for the exhibit, Another Promised Land: Anita Brenner's Mexico. While there, I was also...More

Thank R M E
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

Wonderful way to spend a day. Really beautiful. Staff is very helpful and friendly. Easy to get to . Allow enough time to walk around and see all.

Thank Props555
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Saw an author speak here and have to say it was a great experience. The acoustics are great, the chairs comfortable, parking easy. It's not the closest to LA but it is a great cultural center and I can't wait to go back to explore...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We’ve seen the Skirball Cultural Center before. And this second visit reconfirmed our very positive opinion of the Center. The Jewish story from antiquity to the modern era is very well explained Sved illustrated with excellent displays and videos. Currently there is also a brilliant...More

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Clano5
28 December 2016|
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Response from TonyFi18 | Reviewed this property |
You must either book in advance, or call to guarantee tickets to Noah's also tickets are available on a walk up bases on Thursday, or if available anyday. Call them for specifics as TripmAdvisor does not allow us reviewers... More
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Clano5
28 December 2016|
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Response from Skirball_LA | Property representative |
We are so excited that you have decided to visit! Our "free Thursdays" are very popular and we try our best to make it an easy experience for visitors. However, it can get somewhat crowded and during holidays Noah's Ark is... More
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Brendds
30 March 2016|
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Response from edyrp | Reviewed this property |
It's open and there is no admission charge on Thursday.
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