Diorama Action!...Celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Southwest Museum in the Mayan Tunnel
10AM to 4PM, Saturday, August 16, 2014 at the Southwest MuseumVisit the Living Museum in the Mayan Tunnel to see an art installation of diorama’s by the students of LFCSA & Franklin Sr. High. An original, 1920’s era Mayan Tunnel diorama will brought back for viewing for the special one day event.
The 100th Anniversary events at the Southwest Museum
10 AM Reception Autry President & CEO W. Richard West, Jr. & City Council Member Gil Cedillo. Breakfast pastries and refreshments will be served.
11 AM Program Presentations about the National Register museum, designed by the noted local architecture firm Hunt & Burns. Q&A will follow the program. Please RSVP at www.theautry.org under “Events”
All Day Wander and enjoy the historic building, gardens and views, Visit the Braun Library for a special archive display . Visit the Mayan Tunnel to see "Diorama Action! Exploring Themes of Charles Lummis & the Arroyo Seco"
More Info www.theautry.org/programs/special-events
Sycamore Grove Walking Tours by the Highland Park Heritage TrustNext tours: August 23, October 25, December 20 (Saturdays) at 10AM -
This walking tour explores the rich and varied architectural and social history of the Sycamore Grove area of Highland Park, one of Los Angeles’ oldest neighborhoods.
Cost: $10 for non-members
For more information and reservations: www.hpht.org/walking-tour.php