Zimmer Children's Museum
6505 Wilshire Blvd., #100
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Front Desk: (323) 761-8984
Fax: (323) 761-8990
The museum is located in the Miracle Mile district of Los Angeles. We inhabit two levels of the Jewish Federation Goldsmith Center on the north side of Wilshire Blvd just east of the San Vicente intersection. There is no exterior sign for the museum. Visitor parking in our adjacent lot just west of the building entrance is free when available. Otherwise, meters and street parking are available on Wilshire and nearby side streets.
If you are travelling by car:
From the Santa Monica Freeway (10) take exit 7A for La Cienega Boulevard North. Drive north 2 miles to Wilshire Boulevard; take a right on Wilshire and proceed 1 mile east. Destination will be on the left.
From the 101S, take Highland Avenue 3.5 miles south to Wilshire Boulevard; take a right on Wilshire and proceed 2 miles west. Destination will be on the right.
Parking Options at the Zimmer:
1. Free parking is available in the visitor lot on the west side of the building. This parking lot has limited spaces, and is available on a first come, first serve basis.
2. 1-hour metered parking and 2-hour residential street parking is available in adjacent areas. Please be aware of street sweeping (Mondays & Tuesdays) and Wilshire Blvd's anti-gridlock tow zone at 4pm on weekdays.
3. There are several pay-to-park lots on Wilshire Blvd., east of La Jolla. Many of these lots offer early bird rates as low as $6 for cars entering before 9am or 10am (depending on lot). Click below to view an interactive map of parking options around the area and what form of payment they accept.
If you are traveling by bus:
Metro Local Line 20 stops just west of the museum on Wilshire Blvd. CLICK HERE for map.
Because of space limitations we encourage you to leave your strollers in the car. In accordance with the Fire Marshal, strollers MUST be parked in the lobby on the ground floor of the museum. The Zimmer Children’s Museum is not responsible for any personal belongings.
Have other questions about your visit? Visit our FAQ’s HERE.