ADD A VAULT TOUR TO EXPERIENCE ANOTHER 250+ VEHICLES!

After an extensive renovation, the Vault presented by Hagerty® has more than doubled in size and now features over 250 vehicles and two tours. The tour is now the largest public automotive tour in the world! Choose between the Vault tour and an extended Vault Tour where you see even more vehicles. On the tour, you’ll see everything from the first Ferrari (ever!) to King George the Fifth’s 1910 Daimler.

 

VAULT TOUR - $25


SEPTEMBER 16TH-30TH

OCTOBER 1ST-15TH

OCTOBER 16TH-31ST

 

EXTENDED VAULT TOUR - $30


SEPTEMBER 16TH-30TH

OCTOBER 1ST-15TH

OCTOBER 16TH-31ST


PHOTOGRAPHY VAULT TOUR - $95


For the first time ever, the Petersen is allowing the public to capture some of our most prized vault vehicles on film! Enjoy this docent led photography vault tour and see the crown jewels of our collection in their best light!

SEPTEMBER 14TH-30TH

 
 

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TICKET FAQ

  • The Cars Mechanical Institute, Forza Motorsport Racing Experience and Admissions Desk close 30 minutes prior to the rest of the museum.

  • Please present an email confirmation of your online purchase to Admissions staff upon your arrival to the museum. Either a digital version or physical printout is acceptable.

  • Not for resale and no refunds or exchanges.

  • Not valid for special events or Vault Tours (Vault Tour must be purchased in addition to online general admissions ticket).

  • Online tickets are non-refundable and expire one year from date of purchase.

  • Museum Bag Policy: Large or over-sized backpacks, camera bags, purses, diaper bags, umbrellas, selfie sticks, and similar items must be stored at the Security Office on the first floor. Small bags for carrying necessary items are available for use. The museum may refuse to accept other items at its discretion and is not responsible for items held at the security desk.

  • The Petersen strives to exceed ADA requirements whenever possible and offers a variety of accessibility features. If visitors require additional resources, such as interpreters or touch-based tours, please call the museum at (323) 930-2277 during museum hours at least two weeks prior to visiting.

  • Vault Tours REQUIRE the purchase of a General Admission Ticket prior to entering.

  • NO children under 10 permitted on Vault Tours.

  • NO backpacks, food, or drink allowed in the Vault.

  • NO photography or video in the Vault.

  • Visitors must refrain from touching the vehicles and stay together with their guide during the tour.

  • Vehicles in the Vault are subject to change.

VAULT FAQ

  • Vault Tours REQUIRE the purchase of a General Admission Ticket prior to entering.

  • A limited number of people are allowed on each Vault Tour - purchase online to secure your spot!

  • Tickets are non-refundable and cannot be exchanged once the order is placed.

  • NO children under 10 permitted on Vault Tours.

  • NO backpacks, food, or drink allowed in the Vault.

  • NO photography or video in the Vault.

  • Online ticket sales close out on the morning of each date.

  • Visitors must refrain from touching the vehicles and stay together with their guide during the tour.

  • Vehicles in the Vault are subject to change.

PHOTOGRAPHY VAULT TOUR FAQ

I have no photography experience. Can I still take this tour?

Yes! We encourage photographers of all skill levels to participate.

How close can I get to the cars?

All vehicles will have a 5 foot perimeter for their protection. Violation of this perimeter will result in the participant being asked to leave the tour.

Is there an age limit for this vault tour?

No children under 10 are allowed in the vault. Regular vault rules still apply, excluding the photography privileges.

Can I bring my tripod?

No. Regular vault rules apply; tripods, selfie sticks, large bags, etc are not allowed.

Why is photography not usually allowed in the vault?

Due to privacy reasons, we cannot allow photos of many of our privately owned vault vehicles. The Photography vault tour will cover strictly Petersen Museum Collection vehicles.

Please note:

Vault tour participants must stay with the tour at all times. Violation of this will result in the participant being asked to kindly leave the vault.

MUSEUM NOTICES