If you are looking for the most unique art museum to visit while you are in Los Angeles, then put the Museum of Neon Art (MONA) on the top of your list. MONA is the only art museum in the world devoted to art that incorporates neon lighting.
The one of a kind museum was founded in 1981 by Lili Lakich and Richart Jenkins. The museum rotates it permanent collection that includes neon signs from the Brown Derby and Grammars Chinese Theatre. It also features work of up coming neon artists, provides night time bus tours of neon signs around Los Angeles and offers classes in glass bending.
The Museum of Neon Art is located 216 Brand Street in Glendale. It’s closed on Monday, Tuesday and most major holidays. Wednesday through Saturday it’s open from noon to 7:00 pm and on Sunday from noon to 5:00 PM.
For information on current exhibits visit the Museum of Neon Art website.
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