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The Museum of Contemporary Art

250 S Grand Ave, Downtown, Los Angeles, CA 90012-3007
+1 213-626-6222
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250 S Grand Ave, Downtown, Los Angeles, CA 90012-3007
+1 213-626-6222
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This review is based solely on the Adrián Villar Rojas presentation of "The Theater of Disappearance" a site-specific installation inside The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA’s warehouse space. I am very open-minded when it comes to art but this exhibition was the least redeeming I've ever...More

Thank 7J1AIL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent twelve hours in L.A. with a friend and this was our last stop of the day while sightseeing on foot. It was an amazing museum with very over-the-top art pieces which made it enjoyable to look at. An added plus was passing other points...More

Thank travelingCAgal
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Maybe because I always thought it housed a much bigger collection, maybe because it was right next to the newly opened Broad. It was a nice but not a wow experience. However, if you can coordinate between going to the nearly attractions, then it is...More

Thank S C
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We had a great time playing ping-pong INSIDE the musuem . You will never imagine that you can be part of art.

Thank teofilo c
Reviewed 10 October 2017

My hubby and I enjoyed ourselves here. We saw some interesting exhibits including the Statue of Liberty horizontal and chopped in half - kind of how most progressive folk are feeling right now as our liberty and human rights are suffering an onslaught from an...More

Thank pattymooney
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Nothing new or exciting at this museum. Dull, depressing art. Some art is definitely not for children if you have to have security tell you an installation piece is violent and not for children to see. Have seen this art for years now. Can see...More

Thank GailySanDiego
Reviewed 11 September 2017

A short walk from The Broad you will find MOCA. Arriving by car is not recommended.MOCA is surprisingly small and, in our company's sense, did not live up to expectations.The temporary exhibition of Anna Maria Maiolino became the highlight of the day

Thank Phayao13
Reviewed 31 August 2017

It's free from 5 to 8pm then. Go then. If you're really into modern art, you'll love it. If you're on the fence about spending $15 on any other day and time to see a bunch of clay ropes thrown on the floor and 15...More

1  Thank TravelGavin
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Art devotees will want to put this on their to-do list, but I have to say it's a pretty expensive proposition at $15 per person for those with only a passing interest in contemporary art. I also have to mention that I found a lot...More

1  Thank pookala
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Excellent contemporary art museum, large, attractive galleries, high-quality collection and temporary exhibits of new art. Highly recommended!

Thank Roy-Tto
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4 March 2017|
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Response from Tess H | Reviewed this property |
There was no line when I went, and it didn't seem to be so busy inside. Do go, its great space.
30 December 2014|
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Response from TravelsWithStephen | Reviewed this property |
Also lots of fun places to eat, too.