Brandeis National Committee - San Fernando Valley Chapter

On  The  Town



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Explorers on the Town
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Thursday Gadabouts
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Study Group



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Art Impressionists
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On the Town at Running Horse Studios


Places To Go - with Docent Tours

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911 Emergency Response Center 213-928-8223  
Adamson House 310-456-8432 Malibu
Andres Pico Adobe 818-365-7810 SFValley - Mission Hills
Annenberg Space for Photography 213-403-3000 Los Angeles
Aqua Dulce Winery 661-268-7402 Santa Clarita
Ararat-Esijian Nuseum/Chapel (Armenian Museum) 818-838-4862 Mission Hills
Arboretum (State and County) 626-821-3222 Arcadia
Armand Hammer Museum 310-443-7000 Westwood
Armory Center for the Arts 626-792-5101 Pasadena
Bergamot Station 310-453-7535 Santa Monica
Biltmore Hotel (Millenium Biltmore Hotel) 213-624-1011 Downtown
Bob Baker Marionettes 213-250-9995 Downtown
Bowers Museum 714-567-3600 Santa Ana
Braille Institute 323-663-1111 Los Angeles
Brand Library Art Galleries & Doctor's House 818-548-2042 Glendale
Buddhist Temple (Hsi Lai Temple) 626-961-9697 Hacienda Hts
Burbank Hist. Society/Gordon Howard Museum 818-841-6333 Burbank
Burbank Studios VIP Tour - Warner Brothers 818-977-1943 Burbank
Cabrillo Museum/Tide Pools 310-548-7562 San Pedro
Calif. State Univ. Northridge 818-677-2879 Northridge
California African-American Museum 213-744-7432 Los Angeles
California Heritage Museum 310-392-8537 Santa Monica
California Science Center 213-744-2019 Los Angeles
Camarillo Ranch 805-389-8182 Camarillo
Catheredral of Our Lady of the Angels 213-680-5200 Downtown
Canyon View Ranch, Dog Boarding/Training 818-623-7778 Topanga
Channel Island Maritime Museum 805-984-6260 Channel Islands, Oxnard
Child & Family Guidance Center 818-993-9311 Northridge
City of Hope 626-256-4673 Duarte
Clark Library - UCLA 323-731-8529 near USC
Collburn School of Music 213-621-2200 Los Angeles
Craft and Folk Art Museum 323-937-4230 Los Angeles
Cultural-Historic Tour of Old Los Angeles 213-623-2489 Los Angeles
Culver City Hotel 310-558-9400 Culver City
Descanso Gardens 818-949-4200 La Canada Flintridge
Disney Concert Hall - LA Philharmonic 213-972-4399 Downtown
Disney Studios 818-560-1000 Burbank
Dodger Stadium Tour 323-224-1507 Los Angeles
Doheny Mansion 213-477-2962 Los Angeles
Dolby Theatre (was Kodak Theatre) 323-308-6300 Los Angeles
Edward Davis Training Facility (LAPD) 818-832-3700 Granada Hills
Egyptian Theater 323-461-2020 Hollywood
El Alisal (Lummis House) 323-222-0546 Downtown
El Molino Viejo 626-449-5458 Pasadena
El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historic Monument 213-628-1274 Downtown
Environmental Action Center, David Family 310-434-2300 Santa Monica
Farmer's Market 323-933-9211 Los Angeles
Federal Reserve Bank 213-683-2900 Downtown
Fenyes Mansion 626-577-1660 Pasadena
FIDM Museum & Galleries Fashion Institute 213-623-5821 Downtown
Flight Path Learning Center 424-646-7284 Los Angeles
Forest Lawn 800-204-3131 Los Angeles
Fowler Museum - UCLA 310-825-4361 West Los Angeles
Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art (Pepperdine) 310-506-4522 Malibu
Frederick Weisman Home 310-277-5321 Beverly Hills
Frederick's of Hollywood Museum 323-466-8506 Los Angeles
Freeman House (Frank Lloyd Wright) closed Hollywood
Gardens of the World 805-557-1135 Thousand Oaks
Gamble House 626-793-3334 Pasadena
Geffen Contemporary 213-626-6222 Downtown
Gene Autry Museum 323-667-2000 Los Angeles
Getty Museum & Getty Villa 310-440-7300 West Los Angeles
Gibbon Monkey Center 661-296-2737 Santa Clarita
Goodwill Industry 888-446-6394 Los Angeles
Grammy Museum 213-756-6800 Los Angeles
Grand Central Market 213-624-2378 Los Angeles
(Grauman's) TCL Chinese Theatre 323-463-9576 Hollywood
Greystone Mansion 310-285-6830 Beverly Hills
Grier Musser Museum 213-413-1814 Los Angeles
Griffith Observatory 213-473-0800 Los Angeles
Grosch Backdrops and Drapery 877-363-7998 Los Angeles
Guide Dogs of America 818-362-5834 Sylmar
Heritage Square Museum 323-225-2700 Los Angeles
Heritage Square 805-483-7960 Agoura
Hertzberg-Davis Forensic Science Center 323-343-4815 Los Angeles
Hollywood Bowl Museum & tour 323-850-2058 Hollywood
Hollywood Entertainment Museum 323-465-7900 Hollywood
Hollywood Guinness World of Records 323-463-6433 Hollywood
Hollywood Heritage Museum - in Lasky-DeMille Barn 323-874-2276 Los Angeles
Hollywood Wax Museum 323-462-5991 Hollywood
Holocaust Museum 323-651-3704 Los Angeles
Homeboys Industries 323-526-1254 Los Angeles
Huntington Library & Gardens 626-405-2100 San Marino
Institute of Contemporary Art 213-928-0833 Los Angeles
Japanese American Cultural & Community Center 213-628-2725 Los Angeles
Japanese American National Museum 213-625-0414 Los Angeles
Japanese Gardens/Waterworks 818-756-8166 Encino
Jet Propulsion Lab 818-354-4321 Pasadena
Jonsson Cancer Center, UCLA 310-825-5268 UCLA
Judson Stain Glass Studio 323-255-0131 Downtown
Junior Blind of America 323-295-4555 Los Angeles
Kidspace Children's Museum 626-449-9144 Pasadena
Kodak Theater - see Dolby Theatre 323-308-6300 Los Angeles
Korean Cultural Center of LA 323 936-7141 Los Angeles
LaBrea Tar Pits (George C. Page Museum) 323-934-7243 Los Angeles
LACMA/Japanese Pavillion 323-857-6108 Wilshire/Fairfax
L.A. Jewish Home 818-774-3020 Tarzana
Lanterman House 818-790-1421 LaCanada
Latino Museum of History 213-626-7600 Los Angeles
LDS Temple (Mormon) 310-474-1549 Los Angeles
Leonis Adobe Museum 818-222-6511 Calabasas
Lladro Store and Musuem - closed 866-724-8704 Beverly Hills
Los Angeles City Hall 213-485-2121 Downtown
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) 323-857-6000 Los Angeles
Los Angeles Family History Library 310-474-9990 Los Angeles (West)
Los Angeles Fire Department Museum 323-464-2727 Hollywood
Los Angeles Maritime Museum 310-548-7618 San Pedro
Los Angeles Public Library - Central Library 213-228-7000 Los Angeles
Magic Castle 323-851-3313 Hollywood
MAK Center for Art & Architecture - Schindler House 323-651-1510 Hollywood
Make up Designory - MUD 818-729-9420 Burbank
Malibu Bluffs Park 310-317-1364 Malibu Canyon Road
Malibu Lagoon Museum 310-457-8143 Malibu
Metro Stations (Civic Center, Hollywood/Vine) 213-922-6000 Los Angeles
Metropolitian Water District 213-217-6000 Granada Hills
Mikvah - Chabad of West Hills 818-268-9666 West Hills
Mikvah - American Jewish University 310-476-9777 W. L.A.
Mission - San Fernando 818-361-0186 San Fernando Valley
Mission - San Gabriel Archangel 626-457-3035 San Gabriel Vly
Mount Wilson Observatory 626-440-9016  
Museum of Art 323-857-6000 Santa Monica
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) 213-626-6222 Los Angeles
Museum of Flying 310-398-2500 Santa Monica
Museum of Jurassic Technology 310-836-6131 Culver City
Museum of Natural History 213-763-3466 Exposition Park
Museum of Neon Art 818-696-2149 Glendale
Museum of Science 323-724-3623 Exposition Park
Museum of Television & Radio [Paley Center] 310-786-1046 Beverly Hills
Museum of the San Fernando Valley 818-347-9665 No. Hollywood
Museum of Tolerance 310-772-7639 W. L.A.
Music of Yesteryear (Nix) [No website] 818-884-6849 Tarzana
NBC Studio 818-840-3537 Burbank
Nethercutt Museum - Not available since 7/2018 818-364-6464 Sylmar
Norton Simon Museum 626-449-6840 Pasadena
Orcutt Ranch Horticultural Center 818-346-7449 West Hills
Oxnard Lemon Company 805-483-1173 Oxnard
Pacific Arts Center 310-481-9966 Los Angeles
Pacific Asia Museum 626-449-2742 Pasadena
Pacific Design Center 310-657-0800 Beverly Hills
Paley Center for Media 310-786-1091 Beverly Hills
Paramount Studios 323-956-5000 Hollywood
Parker Center (LAPD) 877-275-5273 Los Angeles (downtown)
Pasadena Museum of History 626-577-1660 Pasadena
Pepperdine Univ. Museum (Weisman Museum of Art) 310-506-4522 Malibu
Petersen Automotive Museum 323-930-2277 Wilshire/Fairfax
Pink Lady's House (Jackie Goldberg) 818-606-6679 Woodland Hills
Placerita Canyon Park 661-259-7721 Newhall
Providence St Joseph's Hospital (Cancer) 818-843-5111 Burbank
Rancho de los Encinos State Historic Park 818-784-4849 SFValley-Encino
Ripley's Believe It or Not 323-466-6335 Hollywood
Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation & Library 800-410-8354 Simi Valley
Running Horse Studios 626-793-1303 Irwindale
San Antonio Winery 323-223-1401 Downtown
San Fernando Pioneer Memorial Cemetery 818-365-7810 Sylmar
Santa Anita Racetrack 626-574-7223 Santa Anita
Santa Monica Museum of Art 310-453-7535 Santa Monica
Schindler House (Protégé of F. L. Wright) [Makcenter] 323-651-1510 Beverly Hills
Self Realization Fellowship (Pacific Palisades) 310-454-4114 Santa Monica
Shadow Ranch 818-883-3637 SFValley-Canoga Park
Shoah Foundation 213-740-6001 near USC
Skirball Museum 310-440-4500 W. Los Angeles
Sony Pictures Studios 310-244-4000 Culver City
South Coast Botanic Garden 310-544-1948 Palos Verdes
Southwest Museum (CLOSED - See Autry Museum) 323-667-2000 near Pasadena
St. Sophia's Church 323-737-2424 Los Angeles
Studio for Southern California History 213-375-8890 Los Angeles
Subway Art Tour 213-922-5521 Los Angeles
Toberman Neighborhood Center 310-832-1204 San Pedro
Tobinworld (school & kids) 818-247-7474 Glendale
Tournament of Roses Assoc. 626 449-4100 Pasadena
Travel Town Transportation Museum 323-662-cali Los Angeles
Tujunga Wash Mural   SFValley
UCLA - Fowler Museum 310-825-4361 W. L.A.
UCLA - Hammer Museum 310-443-7000 W. L.A.
UCLA - Japanese Gardens/Sculpture Garden 310-443-7041 W. L.A.
Union Station 213-683-6875 Downtown
Universal Studios Hollywood 800-864-8377 Hollywood
Valley Relics 818-678-4934 Chatsworth
Van Nuys Airport 818-442-6500 Van Nuys
Venice Beach 310-305-9546 Venice
Villa Aurora 310-454-4231 Pacific Palisades
Vincent Price Art Museum 323-265-8841 Monterey Park
Virginia Robinson Gardens/House 310-550-2065 Beverly Hills
Warner Bros. Studios 818-977-1943 Burbank
Watts Tower & Art Center 213-847-4646 Watts
Wayfarers Chapel 310-377-1650 Palos Verdes
Wells Fargo Museum 213-253-7166 Downtown
The Wende Museum (Cold War Museum) 310-216-1600 Culver City
Wildlife Way Station 818-899-5201 Angeles Natl Forest
Will Rogers State Historic Park 310-454-8212 Pacific Palisades
Wilshire Blvd. Temple Murals 213-388-2401 Los Angeles
Workman & Temple Family Homestead Museum 626-968-8492 City of Industry
Wrigley Mansion - see Tournament of Roses Assoc.   Pasadena

SoCal Museums   Southern California
ABC 323/852-2655 Los Angeles
Audiences Unlimited 818/506-0043  
Beaumont Chamber of Commerce 909/866-9541 Beaumont
Big Bear Chamber of Commerce 909/866-4607 Big Bear
California State Office of Tourism 800/862-2543 Sacramento
CBS 323/852-2458 Los Angeles
City of Los Angeles   Los Angeles
CityPass 707/256-0490 Los Angeles
Greater Riverside Chamber of Commerce 909/683-7100 Riverside
Hollywood Arts Council 323/462-2355 Hollywood
Hollywood Chamber of Commerce 323/469-8311 Hollywood
Hollywood Convention and Visitors Bureau 310/289-2525 Hollywood
Information Center - Hollywood 213/689-8822 Hollywood
Korean Town    
L.A. Tours 800/881-7715 Los Angeles
Little India Chamber of Commerce 562/ 860-7487 Artesia
Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce 323/629-0602 Los Angeles
Los Angeles Conservancy 213/939-2688 Los Angeles
Los Angeles Conservancy Historic Downtown   Downtown
Los Angeles County Convention and Visitors Bureau 213/689-8822 Los Angeles
Mural Conservancy of Los Angeles 310/470-8864 Los Angeles
NBC 818/840-4444 Burbank
Pasadena Convention and Visitors Bureau 626/795-9311 Pasadena
Pasadena Heritage 626/793-0617 Pasadena
San Bernardino Convention & Visitors Bureau 909/889-3980 San Bernardino
San Fernando Valley Convention and Visitors Bureau 818/782-7282 San Fernando Valley
Santa Barbara Chamber of Commerce 805/965-3023 Santa Barbara
Television Tickets 323/467-4697  
Thai Town    
Visitor's Bureau - Anaheim-Orange County 714/765-8888 Anaheim
Visitors Bureau - Beverly Hills 800/345-2210 Beverly Hills
Visitor's Bureau - Catalina Island 310/510-1520 Catalina
Visitor's Bureau - Laguna Beach 800/877-1115 Laguna
Visitor's Bureau - Long Beach 800/234-3645 Long Beach
Visitor's Bureau - Palm Springs 800/967-3767 Palm Springs
Visitor's Bureau - Pasadena 626/795-9311 Pasadena
Visitor's Bureau - Santa Barbara 800/927-4688 Santa Barbara
Visitors Bureau - Santa Monica 310/393-7593 Santa Monica
Visitor's Bureau - Ventura 805/648-2075 Ventura
Visitor's Bureau - West Hollywood 800/368-6020 West Hollywood
Visitor's Bureau - Convention and Vistor's Bureau 800/366-6116 L.A.
Visitor's Bureau - Hollywood 213/236-2331 Hollywood