After-School Activity Guide

All Museum youth education programs can be arranged to meet after school needs.

Programs take advantage of the Museum’s unique experiential learning environment, as well as special exhibitions, to provide educational enrichment for students K-12. For more information,
please contact 310-772-2502

School Tours

Please call Group Reservations at 310.772.7639 and speak to our Field Trip Coordinator to arrange for your tour. The Museum offers guided tours for all school field trips and groups of 20 or more. Advance reservations are required. Tickets are sold for specific dates and times, with morning programs beginning at 8:30 a.m.

Finding Our Families Finding Ourselves

The newest and largest multimedia immersive exhibition in the ten-year history of the Museum of Tolerance, Finding Our Families, Finding Ourselves, showcases the diversity within the personal histories of several noted Americans: poet, best-selling author, historian and educator Dr. Maya Angelou; award-winning actor, comedian and director Billy Crystal; multiple Grammy winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Carlos Santana; and National League MVP and Manager of the four-time World Series Champions, the New York Yankees, Joe Torre. Their individual, distinctive, and illuminating journeys examine the stories, lives and dreams of those family members that inspired them.


(Opportunities to Promote Tolerance and Increase Options for Non-Violence and Safety) is a multi-faceted after-school intervention program for youth referred by High Schools or the Juvenile Justice System. The program offers students ongoing support and life skills development for responsible choices and positive outcomes. For more information, please contact 310-772-7621


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PLEASE NOTE: The Museum is Closed Saturdays and Jewish Holidays -

Winter Hours are in effect. The MOT closes at 3:30pm on Fridays between November - March. Last entrance is at 1:00pm. 

The MOT will close early, at 3:30pm on December 24 and remain closed on December 25, Christmas Day.


The MOT will close early, at 3:30pm on December 31 and remain closed on January 1, New Years Day.

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Or, you may call the Advanced Ticket Desk at 310-772-2505 to secure your advanced ticket purchase.

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