Museums and the Arts

Hammer museum

The Hammer Museum champions the art and artists who challenge us to see the world in a new light, to experience the unexpected, to ignite our imaginations, and inspire change

  • Hammer Channel

Hammer Channel lets you watch, search, clip, and share videos from the Hammer Museum’s programs and exhibitions, from 2005 to the present

  • Alzheimer's Association Tours

Hammer educators lead bi-monthly online tours about art for members of the California Southland Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association

Franklin D. Murphy Sculpture Garden

Among the most distinguished outdoor sculpture collections in the country, featuring more than 70 modern and contemporary works set in five beautifully-landscaped acres of the UCLA campus.


UCLA Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden

A 7.5 acre public garden, outdoor classroom, and research facility on the UCLA campus in Los Angeles, California. We promote botanical knowledge by curating collections that highlight biogeography, conservation, and natural history.  Free guided tour first Saturday 1:00- 2:00pm


Fowler Museum

The Fowler Museum at UCLA explores global arts and cultures with an emphasis on Africa, Asia, the Pacific, and the Indigenous Americas—past and present


jane b semel HCI Community Garden

In partnership with the Semel Healthy Campus Initiative Center at UCLA, envisioned and supported by Jane and Terry Semel, the jane b semel Healthy Campus Initiative Community Garden provides an on-campus space for the UCLA community to grow healthy food and foster education of urban gardening practices.


Royce Hall

Royce Hall is one of America’s great concert halls home to the UCLA Center for the Art of Performance

  • UCLA’s Center for the Art of Performance (UCLA CAP)

UCLA CAP is dedicated to the advancement of the contemporary performing arts in all disciplines — dance, music, spoken word and theater, as well as emerging digital, collaborative and cross-platforms — by leading artists from around the globe.

  • Art in Action

Art in Action is an on-going series of free activities that dig deeper into the themes and artistic forms being explored by the artists on our season.


Herb Alpert School of Music

The UC system's first music school, with over 350 music performances a year.


Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz

The Institute preserves, perpetuates and expands jazz as a global art form, and utilizes jazz as a means to unite people of all ages, backgrounds and nationalities. All of the Institute’s programs are provided free of charge to students, schools and communities worldwide.


Geffen Playhouse

A not-for-profit organization dedicated to enriching the cultural life of Los Angeles through plays and educational programs that inform, entertain, and inspire.


UCLA Library Film and Television Archive

The Archive is the second-largest repository of motion pictures and broadcast programming in the United States, after the Library of Congress, and the world's largest university-held collection. They are committed to the collection, restoration and exhibition of moving images.


UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television