On Saturday August 23rd at the Autry National Center the Museum of the American West in Griffith Park the Manticore Society will be organizing a steampunk meet up around noon-ish. All are welcome to attend this event be they society member or not. The museum itself is open to all ages and price for admission is Adults $9, students & seniors $5, children 3-12 $3, and Children 2 and under, veterans, and military free. Parking is free or take MTA line 96.
Nearby is also the Southwest Museum of the American Indian which is open on Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 5pm. Admission for that is free. Activities for the Museum of the American West in Griffith Park includes a hands-on family gallery, gold panning, special exhibitions, museum store and cafe, and movies and live performances. Over at the Southwest Museum of the American Indian the actives include special exhibitions, craft classes, native jewelry shoes and sales, story time for families, ethnobotanical garden, and an 'archeological dig'. Hope to see you there!
Museum of the American West, Griffith Park
4700 Western Heritage Way
Los Angeles CA, 90027
or take MTA Line 96
Southwest Museum of the American Indian, Mt. Washington
234 Museum Drive
Los Angeles CA, 90065
or take the Gold Line and exit at Southwest Museum
-Capt. Wong Wei-