Museums: Los Angeles

The Los Angeles History Museum highlights Wells Fargo’s heritage in Southern California.

Exhibits Include

  • An original Concord Stagecoach
  • Gold—including the 27-ounce Challenge Nugget
  • Historic Los Angeles maps
  • A walk-in, historically recreated Express office
  • A replica coach you can board
  • A working telegraph
  • A cell phone tour

Visit Us

Address & Hours
Events
Our Museum hosts a variety of events throughout the year. We often present special programs that are educational and fun!
Educational Resources
Plan your visit

Events

Wells Fargo employees working at a food bank in Concord, CA

National Volunteer Week

Monday, April 24th to Friday, April 28th, 9am – 5pm
While visiting the museum feel free to participate in our volunteer project for White Memorial Hospital. All week we will have a card-making station with supplies for making “get well” cards for the hospital’s patients. A positive message could brighten their day!
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Take Our Children to Work Day

Thursday, April 27th from 1 pm – 4 pm

Visit the museum with your child to take part in fun activities relating to financial literacy, careers- past and present, and to explore our interactive exhibits. Also, join in on our National Volunteer Week project and make a hospital patient a get well card! Read the National Volunteer Week info above for more details.

Quarterly Saturday openings

Can’t visit on a weekday? Come on a Saturday! Explore the interactive exhibits while also enjoying fun trivia, snacks, and prizes.

3/25/17: 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
6/24/17: 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
9/23/17: 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
12/9/17: 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Getting to our Museum

We are located in Downtown Los Angeles, inside the Wells Fargo Center on Bunker Hill.

We are near the 110 and 101 freeways and two blocks south of the Walt Disney Concert Hall.
There are many affordable parking lots a short walk from the museum. The four below are a 10 minute walk:

Automate Parking
420 W. 2nd St., between Olive and Hill, $6-$10

ABM Wells Fargo Center*
235 S. Hill, between 2nd and 3rd, $11

Kawanda Hotel Parking
222 S. Hill, between 2nd and 3rd, $6-$8

City Center Parking
252 S. Hill, intersection of 3rd and Hill, $5.75- $7.75

For more detailed parking info and a map of lot locations, please click here.

* Please note that there are two garages for the Wells Fargo Center, one onsite and one offsite. Unfortunately, the one onsite has high rates, $4.20 every 10 minutes, with a $42 maximum after two hours. Sorry, the museum cannot validate. The offsite garage, ABM Wells Fargo Center, listed above, costs $11 and provides a free shuttle to the Wells Fargo Center.
The Wells Fargo Center is easily accessible by public transportation. Many buses have a stop at the Center. The closest Metro rail station is Pershing Square.

Book a Tour

Thank you for your interest in our free guided tours!

Learn more about them here.

You can visit the museum at your own leisure, without a guide, anytime and without an appointment.
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