Walt Disney Concert Hall is designed by Frank Gehry and is the home of the Los Angeles Philharmonic orchestra. Photo taken on a bright day.
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Walt Disney Concert Hall

Updated by Dianne Titos on March 14 2024

Acoustic Excellence and Architectural Wonder in Downtown Los Angeles.

Address: 111 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012, United States

Interior of the Walt Disney Concert Hall looking at the main stage
Marvel at this architectural wonder in the heart of downtown LA.
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💲 Varied ticket prices

👩‍🦽 Wheelchair accessible

🍽️ Dining options

🚽 Public Restrooms

Where can I find Walt Disney Concert Hall?

Walt Disney Concert Hall is prominently located in downtown Los Angeles.

Found on Grand Avenue, the concert hall is adjacent to The Broad museum and opposite the MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art).

Why should I visit Walt Disney Concert Hall?

Designed by architect Frank Gehry, Walt Disney Concert Hall is celebrated for its innovative design and superior acoustics.

The building's striking stainless steel exterior wraps makes for a visually stunning landmark.

Home to the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the venue hosts a wide range of performances, from classical concerts to contemporary shows.

What are the opening hours at Walt Disney Concert Hall?

General opening hours*

Monday - 10am - 10pm

Tuesday - 10am - 10pm

Wednesday - 10am - 10pm

Thursday - 10am - 10pm

Friday - 10am - 10pm

Saturday - 10am - 10pm

Sunday - 10am - 10pm

*However, hours do vary depending on shows and concert times.

Self-guided tours run from 10am - 3pm daily, and begin in the Grand Lobby.

Closures and holidays

Walt Disney Concert Hall is open throughout the year, however be sure to check for latest news on the official website.

People eating inside Grand Central Market, LA
Grab a bite to eat after a matinee show at nearby Grand Central Market.
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Where should I park when visiting Walt Disney Concert Hall?

Underground parking is available beneath Walt Disney Concert Hall, which can be found on Second Street between Hope Street and Grand Avenue.

You pay a $10 event rate on weekdays starting at 4:30 p.m., two hours prior to matinee performances and on weekends all day.

Is Walt Disney Concert Hall accessible by public transportation?

Walt Disney Concert Hall is accessible by public transportation, with stops for Metro Rail lines, including the Red and Purple lines, nearby at the Civic Center/Grand Park Station.

There are also several Metro bus lines that serve the area around Grand Avenue.

When is the best time to visit Walt Disney Concert Hall?

While the concert hall is a year-round destination for music lovers, the best time to visit is during the Los Angeles Philharmonic's regular season, which runs from October through June.

If you are mostly interested in architecture, or a non-concert visit, then guided tours are available most days.

What are the best things to see near Walt Disney Concert Hall?

There are plenty of great places close to Walt Disney Concert Hall to also explore. Here are some favorites.

  • The Broad - A contemporary art museum with an impressive collection of artwork and displays.
  • MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art) - Offers a diverse collection of contemporary art across the street.
  • Grand Central Market - A bustling market offering a variety of food options, located a short walk away.
  • Angels Flight Railway - The world's shortest railway, offering a unique and historic ride between Hill Street and Grand Avenue.
People looking at art work in The Broad, LA
Also enjoy the modern art at The Broad during your visit to the area.

Common questions about Walt Disney Concert Hall

Visiting the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles is a captivating experience, where the striking architecture by Frank Gehry and exceptional acoustics make this a visit to remember! Here is what else to expect.

Is Walt Disney Concert Hall accessible to those with lower mobility?

✔️ Yes, Walt Disney Concert Hall is accessible for wheelchair users and those with limited mobility.

Is Walt Disney Concert Hall free to enter?

❗ For performances, ticket purchase is necessary. Prices vary depending on the event.

❗ Public tours are available free of charge or for a nominal fee.

Is Walt Disney Concert Hall pet-friendly?

❌ No, pets are not allowed inside Walt Disney Concert Hall, with the exception of service animals.

Is Walt Disney Concert Hall child-friendly?

✔️ Yes, Walt Disney Concert Hall offers a variety of programs that are suitable for children and families.

Is Walt Disney Concert Hall a year-round attraction?

✔️ Yes, Walt Disney Concert Hall hosts events and performances throughout the year, though the schedule may vary.

Are refreshments available at Walt Disney Concert Hall?

✔️ Yes, Patina Restaurant offers dining options within Walt Disney Concert Hall.

✔️ There are also concession stands available during performances.

Are there restrooms at Walt Disney Concert Hall?

✔️ Yes, there are public restrooms available for visitors at Walt Disney Concert Hall.

What else is useful to know before I visit Walt Disney Concert Hall

If you are visiting to watch a performance, then arrive at least 30 minutes before the start time to find parking and your seat.

Night view with bright lights dotted around Walt Disney Concert Hall
You can expect an incredible time from when you arrive at Walt Disney Concert Hall.
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Where to stay near Walt Disney Concert Hall

There are plenty of great hotel options in Los Angeles to head back to after enjoying a tour or show at Walt Disney Concert Hall. Here are our favorites

  • Hotel Per La, Autograph Collection - Centrally located, this plush hotel is an exceptional stay, while their dedicated team delivers first-class service.

  • citizenM Los Angeles Downtown - This trendy hotel serves as a convenient gateway to the Broadway Theater District and Little Tokyo, and many other great LA top attractions.

  • Ambrose Hotel - At Ambrose Hotel and you can expect stylish accommodation, fit for all the family, in the heart of Santa Monica.