Free Admission to health care workers and first responders at The Petersen Museum

Image from Petersen Automotive Museum, Exterior

Starting this Thursday, March 25th, 2021, The Petersen Automotive Museum will offer free admission to health care workers and first responders through the end of the calendar year. This coincides with their re-opening to the public.

During the closure, the Petersen virtually launched three exhibits so this will be the first time the public can see the exhibits in person.

The new exhibits include:

  • “The Aesthetic of Motoring: 90 Years of Pininfarina,” which will convey the significance and evolution of the Italian car design firm and coachbuilder through a curated display of four key automobiles representing its storied 90-year history.
  • “Supercars: A Century of Spectacle and Speed,” which showcases the evolution of the supercar
  • “Extreme Conditions,” which highlights 11 custom competition, recreational, and utilitarian off-roading vehicles
  • “Redefining Performance,” which features Porsche’s most innovative road and race vehicles.

There is also the life size Lightening McQueen from CARS in display, which all the kids love!

Tickets to the museum must now be pre-purchased at In order to receive complimentary access for them and 3 immediate family members, health care personnel and first responders will also need to reserve tickets online and provide a physical copy of professional verification at museum check-in.

The Petersen Automotive Museum

The Petersen Automotive Museum Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) charity. The Museum is located at 6060 Wilshire Boulevard (at Fairfax) in Los Angeles, California, 90036. Admission prices are $16 for general admission adults, $14 for seniors, $11 for children ages 4 to 17. Active military with ID, personal care attendants and children under four are admitted free. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

For general information, call 323-930-CARS or visit

Disclaimer: This post is for informational purposes only. Westside Mommy has partnered up with The Petersen to promote this. Images provided by The Petersen and used with permission. All opinions are honest and 100% my own.


I am a new mom to a baby girl. I live in West Los Angeles. This blog is about my experiences as a new mom and navigating my way through kid-friendly L.A.

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