Experience the Arts and Culture in Long Beach

From art museums to historic ranchos, curate your own cultural experience when you visit Long Beach.

Museums, Galleries, and Historic Sites

Museum of Latin American Art


The Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) was founded in 1996 in Long Beach, California and serves the greater Los Angeles area. It is the only museum in the United States dedicated to modern and contemporary Latin American art. MOLAA exhibits art from 20 Latin American countries by artists who are well known in their own countries but little known in the United States. Check their website for special events and current exhibitions.

Performance Art

Long Beach Symphony

Performs primarily at the Long Beach Terrace Theater

Long Beach Symphony produces six full symphonic Classical concerts throughout the year at the Long Beach Performing Arts Center Terrace Theater and five POPS! concert events in the Long Beach Arena’s Pacific Ballroom, attracting more than 35,000 residents annually. They’re even designing a new concert series for families to be presented in Spring 2018! Check their website to find out when their next performance is; this is truly a special Long Beach experience.

Organizations with Art and Cultural Significance

Long Beach Art Walk

East Village Arts District

Occurring on the second Saturday of very month, the Long Beach Art Walk is a great way to experience local artists, artisans, and musicians. The map varies for each month, so you’ll experience something each time you participate!

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Erica Morris

Erica Morris