Grandes Maestros - Events | Natural History Museum of Los Angeles

The special exhibit features more than 1,200 works made by the best folk artists in Latin America!

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Events and Programs

Join us for new events and celebrations surrounding this exciting special exhibition!


íFestival! Closing Celebration! 
Sunday, August 30th, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM 

Don’t miss your last chance to explore the special exhibition in its final weeks!*

ART ACTIVITIES (Ongoing 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM) 

  • Talvera Plate Design with Barnsdall Arts (Foyer)
  • Peruvian Feathered Pouches with Barnsdall Arts (Foyer)
  • Papel Picado Prints with Self Help Graphics & Art (Nature Gardens)
  • Gourd Decorating with artist Leigh Adams (Nature Gardens) 
  • Weaving Demonstration with the Southern California Handweavers Guild & Greater Los Angeles Spinning Guild (Foyer)



  • 10:30 AM: Jaguar Tales Storytelling (Grandes Maestros)*
  • 11:00 AM: Sakai Flamenco Performance (Otis Booth Pavilion)
  • 11:30 AM: Mariachi Corazon de Mexico (Foyer)
  • 12:30 PM: INCA Performance (Otis Booth Pavilion)
  •   1:00 PM: Spanish Guitarist Musical Performance (Grandes Maestros)*
  •   1:30 PM: Jaguar Tales Storytelling (Grandes Maestros)*
  •   2:00 PM: Ballet Folclorico Do Brasil Performance (Otis Booth Pavilion) 
  •   2:30 PM: Peruvian Musical Performance (Grandes Maestros)*
  •   3:00 PM: Latin Inspired Animal Presentation (Otis Booth Pavilion)


Free with paid Museum admission.

*Additional ticket required to see the Grandes Maestros exhibition. Free for Members; $8 for Non-members