Best Museums To Visit Near OMS
One of the greatest luxuries of living at One Museum Square in Miracle mile is being surrounded by art museums. The word museum is even in our name, as we’re lucky enough to be surrounded by some of the best museums in LA. From LACMA to The Broad, there are plenty of museums just a short walk or drive away that are more than worth the visit. If you’re looking for a fun weekend or a great first-date idea, head to the best museums to visit near OMS.
Starting with the closest museum to OMS, Los Angeles County Museum (LACMA) is well worth a day spent exploring. Visit two Los Angeles sites with one go by touring the La Brea Tarpits while you visit LACMA. Aside from their permanent collection, they have a number of visiting exhibitions as well. Catch the exhibit Mixpantli: Space, Time, and the Indigenous Origins of Mexico or Mixpantli: Contemporary Echoes.
You’ll easily be able to enjoy the art here for hours. They have a number of works of art that make for a perfect photo op. Go with a friend or two and get the perfect picture to post for 2022.
When you’re done at LACMA, head back to your luxury apartment at One Museum Square and entertain your friends in our Sky Lounge. End the night here with a few drinks or head out for dinner nearby.
The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
Also located just across the street from One Museum Square luxury apartments is The Academy Museum. This museum opened in September of last year just next door to LACMA. This museum in la features a unique experience of art and culture in the world of film.
Legendary filmmaker Miyazaki has a museum exhibition dedicated to him until June, something you definitely won’t want to miss. They have a number of additional collections currently showing, as well as new collections coming later this year.
Head over to explore the science and culture of cinema soon. Just like LACMA, you can end your day of museum exploration just across the street at your luxury apartment to host or entertain whichever guests you bring along.
Another must-see museum to visit near OMS is The Broad, just off of Grand St next to Walt Disney Concert Hall. If you haven’t ventured into this museum before, add it to your list of things to do in 2022. This museum’s permanent collection features artists from Basquiat to Andy Warhol.
Their temporary exhibition, showing until April, is called Since Unveiling. This collection includes a wide variety of pieces, as well as an hour-long musical film piece that you’ll want to catch part of while you visit. Head over and see for yourself just how great this museum’s collections are before heading home to your luxury apartment in Miracle Mile.
The Getty is home to some of the greatest art pieces of a multitude of centuries. This museum holds historical works of art that you might not get the chance to see anywhere else. Although this museum is a short drive away from your apartment in Mid Wilshire, many people come from all over the world to see their many exhibits. See a portrait of Louis XIV or the work of Van Gogh.
As if the works of art weren’t reason enough to head over and visit one of the best museums near OMS, the views from The Getty Center are some of the greatest. Head over on a clear day and you’ll see all the way from Downtown Los Angeles to the coastline of Santa Monica. If you’re looking for even more scenery, head to The Getty Villa. This second location is in the Pacific Palisades and is just as great of a site to see as the Getty Center.
Petersen Automotive Museum
Because you live in luxury at One Museum Square apartments on Wilshire Blvd, you might also have a love for luxury cars. Looking for a museum that features automobiles as works of art, rather than canvases or sculptures? Head to The Petersen Automotive Museum for a unique experience. This museum is right next to The Academy Museum, LACMA, and One Museum Square.
This museum holds some of the most fascinating exhibitions, from hypercars to original James Bond vehicles. Explore the world of supercars to historical classics. If you have a passion for all things luxury and cars, you’ll want to end up here.
We hope you enjoy your exploration of the many museums in Los Angeles. It’s a luxury to be surrounded by such passion and culture while living in the heart of Los Angeles. Do you have an addition to the best museums to visit near OMS? Let us know by contacting us via Instagram @onemuseumsquare.