Campus Tours

The best way to experience what LACM has to offer is through a campus tour.

Available Monday – Friday
Meet with Admissions Counselors, current students & faculty

Contact the Office of Admissions, or fill out the Tour Request form at least 14 days prior to the visit

Campus tours will meet at the North Campus:

300 S. Fair Oaks Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91105.

The entrance is located near the intersection of Fair Oaks Ave and Del Mar Blvd.

Parking Information:

  • LACM does not have its own parking lot. There are street parking spots and nearby lots, but these may require card/cash/coins. Please do not park in the Goodwill store lot.
  • Public parking lot next to 333 South Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena. Only accepts credit/debit cards. $4 per day.
  • Del Mar Station parking garage located at 230 South Raymond Ave, Pasadena. Accepts credit cards. $6 per day.
Register for a Campus Tour

Questions? Please contact:

Office of Admissions
[email protected]

Housing Tours

To schedule a tour of LACM Housing Facility, The Cadence, please contact the Housing Department.

Due to Cadence occupancy, we ask that Housing Tours be scheduled 14 days in advance. We will try our best to accommodate requests for housing tours after the 14 day deadline. 

LACM Housing
[email protected]

Open House

Discover why LACM was named one of “The 20 Best Music Conservatories in the U.S.” by Explore why LACM is the right fit for you. At the LACM Open House Event, you can tour the campus and meet the LACM Faculty.

Audition LIVE! The LACM Open House Event is your opportunity to audition live. Perform the admissions requirements live and get professional feedback from your performance. No need to record and upload audition videos!

Experience attending a music college in the heart of the music industry. Participate in clinics from leaders in the music industry, and then watch them turn theory into reality during the faculty concert. The LACM Open House Event gives students a chance to hear from current students and their experience at LACM.

Register for Open House

September 14, 2019
November 9, 2019
January 15, 2020

March 7, 2020

Questions? Please contact:

Office of Admissions
[email protected]

Parking & Transportation

Bus – The bus is located near stops on the Pasadena Rapid Transit System. Stops are approximately 2 blocks from campus.

Train – LACM is conveniently located near the Gold Line. Students can walk from the nearest stop to LACM in 2 minutes. The Metro also provides service to downtown LA, and connections to Santa Monica, LAX and more. Single Ride tickets are only $1.75 and the trains come every 7 minutes!

LA Metro Transit Map of Gold Line

LACM and the surrounding Los Angeles area is accessible by public transportation.

Check out these Websites for bus fairs and route information

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