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Skirball Cultural Center

2701 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049-6833
+1 310-440-4500
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LA Museum Under the Radar

This is an amazing museum on so many different levels for persons of all ages. For children, there... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
springpa
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Los Angeles, California
A Magical Place to Take Younger Kids

Searching for fun things to do with kids, we stumbled upon a very special Jim Henson exhibit... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steve W
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La Mirada, California
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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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"noah's ark"
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"jewish history"
in 17 reviews
"paul simon exhibit"
in 5 reviews
"recycled items"
in 4 reviews
"great for young kids"
in 3 reviews
"bank of america"
in 3 reviews
"comic book"
in 3 reviews
"interesting exhibits"
in 8 reviews
"temporary exhibits"
in 3 reviews
"all ages"
in 11 reviews
"great museum"
in 5 reviews
"free admission"
in 3 reviews
"animals"
in 23 reviews
"jews"
in 7 reviews
"exhibition"
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"arc"
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"judaism"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is an amazing museum on so many different levels for persons of all ages. For children, there is a wonderful Noah's Ark please touch hands on exhibition. Children were having an amazing experience climbing, playing with puppets, exploring, building. Currently, there is a Leonard...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Searching for fun things to do with kids, we stumbled upon a very special Jim Henson exhibit happening at the Skirball cultural Center. This would be our first visit, and probably our last until we're grandparents one day. My daughter is 13 and just past...More

Thank Steve W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the iconic museum's in the Los Angeles area. Magnificent Judaica and well appointed throughout.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Skirball Center is absolutely jaw dropping. I did not want to leave. Went to see the Jim Henson Exhibition but after arriving I found there was so much more to discover. The level of Jewish American history just blew me away. Also very much...More

1  Thank nfarst
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came here to experience the Jim Hansen Muppet Exhibit and was not disappointed. Its a nice museum and cultural center celebrating Jewish religion and history. I learned a lot as a non-jew as the exhibits were well planned and educational. As a younger person...More

1  Thank Ashley S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a business conference. The buildings, campus and amenities were very impressive. Each building has unique outside and inside design features. Very comfortable spacing, attractive flora, nice large meeting rooms, good acoustics and better than average food for lunch for several hundred folks....More

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

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

Thank Chuang004
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Reviewed 15 June 2018 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

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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

3  Thank 786malgorzatac
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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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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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