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FIDM Museum and Galleries

919 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90015-1421
+1 213-623-5821
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Gorgeous costumes!

Wow! This is by far my favorite costume exhibit I've seen in a very long time! It was so neat to... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2017
tink8009
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Fort Worth, Texas
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Free museum for fahionistas and movie lovers

Exhibits change every few months and range from costumes used in oscar movies to fashion... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2017
kitty k
,
Santa Rosa, California
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919 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90015-1421
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Wow! This is by far my favorite costume exhibit I've seen in a very long time! It was so neat to see movie costumes up close and in person. Better still they weren't behind glass and difficult to see against museum lighting!!! It's a shame...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2017

Exhibits change every few months and range from costumes used in oscar movies to fashion collections of the famous. Two great shops as well...the museum store with books and interesting gifts and jewelry, some one of a kind items. And around the corner is an...More

Thank kitty k
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I went to see the movie costume exhibition. The clothes were from recent movies (nominated for this season's OSCARs) and you could get close to them (ie actually see them). This was the main focus of the museum and I would definitely go back to...More

Thank Linda_UK_2015
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

My club took a docent tour of the campus. Very interesting! The school, located in a 5 story building at Grand and 9th has 28 majors all related to fashion, design and marketing. Throughout the campus building, there are displays. Our docent covered all 5...More

Thank Annette M
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

This is a small museum in downtown LA, as part of the FIDM school. It's in a nice building in a nice businessy area of downtown. And oh yeah, admission is FREE! If you like fashion, even just a little, I would recommend visiting. Check...More

Thank mishmosh_1
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We visited Los Angeles the weekend of the Emmy Awards so we went to FIDM to see the exhibit of Emmy nominated costumes. The exhibit was fabulous. The costumes have so much more detail that doesn't come across on TV but helps the actor get...More

Thank ckaul2016
Reviewed 12 September 2016

My daughter wanted to visit this place. It was extremely interesting as it was full of costumes used for films and TV. It was small with a large number of staff who were really helpful. Nice location and peaceful surroundings in the middle of the...More

Thank Stennyhouse
Reviewed 9 August 2016

During my trip, I signed my daughter up for a fashion workshop at FIDM. She learned so much as she always wanted to be a fashion designer when she was going to grow up so it was perfect for her. We got the opportunity to...More

Thank seabreezesakka
Reviewed 29 July 2016

A downtown LA attraction that should be on your list if you are one of the above. The first time I visited FIDM, it was with my son, who was doing a double major at UCLA that included Costume Design. It was after the year's...More

Thank Art-Fashion-Travel
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

I had always wanted to visit the FIDM museum and finally went today for a small and beautifully staged fan exhibit. Only one room but well worth the visit. Metered street parking was readily available on Saturday. Admission free. Lovely gift shop.

Thank Nancy D
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