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Italian American Museum of Los Angeles

The Italian American Museum of Los Angeles (IAMLA) explores the Italian American experience in the context of the nation’s multicultural mosaic. The 6,000 square-foot museum is located in downtown Los Angeles and features an award-winning permanent exhibition, which is also accessible online, as well as temporary exhibitions, cultural-educational programming, and curricula for educators. The IAMLA is housed in the Italian Hall, which was constructed in 1908 as a community center. The Italian Hall is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is among the oldest remaining structures from the city’s historic Little Italy. The IAMLA is a 501(c) (3) charitable organization; admission to the museum is free.

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The Italian American Museum of Los Angeles (IAMLA) is an interactive museum that documents the history and contributions of Italian Americans in Southern California and the nation.

Hours of Visiting: Tuesday - Sunday, 10am to 3pm

Free Admission, Donations Encouraged

For questions, please call (213) 485-8432

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