We are Re-Opening!


The Banning Museum will begin offering limited tours of the Museum on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, following all City of Los Angeles guidelines. Advance reservations are REQUIRED.

Reservation Requests must be made by phone at (310) 548-7777, Monday -Friday 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. Reservation requests must be made at least 5 days in advance of your preferred visit date.

Docent guided tours of museum will be offered on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 12:30, 1:30 or 2:30 or Saturday and Sunday at 12:30, 1:30, 2:30 or 3:30 with advance reservation only.

Suggested donations of $5.00 for adults and $1.00 for children will be accepted by cash or check only.

Free street parking is available on M Street

Safety Guidelines:

  • Each tour will be limited to six people. Groups will be lead through the museum by a Tour Docent. Please be considerate and keep your distance (about 2 arms lengths) from others not in your group.
  • For everyone’s safety, please stay home if not feeling well.
  • Face coverings are required for Guests over the age of 2.. Tour Docents and Staff will be masked at all times.
  • Hand sanitizer will be available on site, if needed.
  • We ask that you please respect the instructions given to you by our Staff and Tour Docents. If any of these requests are not followed the Banning Museum reserves the right to ask you to leave the premises.