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

Join us for the 26th anniversary of Museums of the Arroyo Day on Sunday, May 17, 2015, 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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Save the Date for MOTA 2015!

Mark your calendars for Museums of the Arroyo Day 2015 – Sunday, May 17. From noon – 5 pm (last museum entrance at 4pm) , you can explore all the MOTA museums for free with free shuttles connecting all. Stay tuned for more details!


Sew Cranky to Demonstrate at Heritage Square

Get your “hands on history” when Sew Cranky shows off their collection of hand crank sewing machines that were used in the later part of the 1800s through the 1950s. Guests will be able to touch and use these beautiful unique machines to create a small piece of “hand cranked” history on MOTA Day!


“Out of the Vault” Offerings at MOTA Day!

To celebrate its 25th anniversary this year, each MOTA museum is participating in the “Out of the Vault” exhibit by showcasing an item that has rarely been on display or ever seen by the public. Here’s a rundown on the items that you will be able to see on MOTA Day, 2014! Check out the […]