It’s Fun, Free and Only One Day a Year!

Join us for the 25th anniversary of Museums of the Arroyo Day on Sunday, May 18, 2014, where six museums located in Los Angeles and Pasadena open their doors — free of charge — from noon to 5 p.m. Each year, thousands of Angelinos have experienced the diverse mix of art, architecture and history of the […]

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Shuttling, Biking and Walking MOTA!

Museums of the Arroyo (MOTA) Day offers a painless car-free way to enjoy six museums in Pasadena and Los Angeles. Park your car once and take our free shuttles to the museum of your choice. We also invite bicyclists to peddle their way across MOTA-land! And finally, if you want to get a bit of […]


“Out of the Vault” for MOTA Day 2014

  What historical goodie will you discover at this year’s MOTA Day? MOTA Day 2014 will feature a collaborative exhibit “Out of the Vaults.” Each museum will showcase an item rarely seen or never before put on display for MOTA DAY!


Capturing MOTA Day

Photographers and videographers love Museums of the Arroyo Day! A few years back, YouTuber Grabshot presented a roundup of MOTA museums. What will you capture at this year’s MOTA Day?