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The Broad

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The Broad is a new contemporary art museum founded by philanthropists Eli and Edythe Broad on Grand Avenue in downtown Los Angeles. The museum is designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro and offers free general admission. The museum is home to the 2,000...more
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221 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012-3020
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I'm not a fan of modern art, typically, but I loved The Broad. The architecture of the building itself is beautiful and the exhibits cover an eclectic range of interests. I found some fascinating, some moving, beautiful, and some humorous--all part of the subjective nature...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank EmBentley
Reviewed 3 days ago

Spent a lovely afternoon here. Excellent collection of modern art in an interesting building. The collection reflects the interests of the collector, Eli Broad. We visited on a Thursday and the admission was free. So a can't loose proposition. (Don't know if that is the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Myra S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great museum with a cool collection of modern and post modern art and free! Definitely get tickets online ahead of time to skip the line. Come early in the day if you want to see the infinity mirror, they only allow a few people in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cristine4412
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great place to spend few hours with ffiends in downtown Los Angeles. Unique art pieces and installations, friendly staff.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Zazazuzu4567
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is brimming with modern and post modern art presented in an uncrowded way. If you're not an art expert we highly recommend a private guided tour. While the tour is pricey, your experience and understanding of the art will be enhanced tenfold over...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ta2zman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting son in LA for Christmas fun. Beautiful museum. A must stop for those who love art. Free general admission. ..make appt for the Infinity mirror room...you will love it. The artist all singing the ABBA music...great. postwar..contemporary art displays

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jolenew175
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The building is incredible. Start there. The exhibits are well thought out and displayed. You can also see where The Broads have other pieces in the collection stored. So I’m sure the exhibits rotate or change. It’s incredible to see some of this art up...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank megssy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great art, cool building, free to get in, MAKE A RESERVATION. My husband and I went on a weekend, and it was very crowded, but with our timed reservation, we had no issues and didn't have to stand outside for hours in the standby line....More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Songirl43
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum in Downtown Los Angeles is a great and fun place to spend an afternoon. You need to make reservation in order to get in. Several levels in the building offer different objects of art, mostly from American artists, including Andy Warhol. Entry is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited once specifically for the Infinity Mirrors and again recently with reservations to circumvent long lines there is no doubt The Broad ranks among the best free collections of modern and pop art anywhere, the building itself stunning while items contained within including the likes...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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July 21, 2018|
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Response from lovetotravel92630 | Reviewed this property |
I think you will love the Broad. Go first thing in the morning. I went on a Saturday at 10:30 AM the app said 40 minute wait I was in the door in 10 minutes. There is an app that tells you the wait time for the stand-by but... More
June 1, 2018|
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Response from Nancy G | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but imagine it will be a bit of a wait.
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Response from jamesv8 | Reviewed this property |
See comments above or see their website.