Los Angeles is the hub of the entertainment industry in the world. It is a place where rap was invented, stars were born and your favorite movie was created. With iconic landmarks,  such as the Chinese Theatre, Hollywood Boulevard, Capitol Records, Warner Brothers, Universal Studios and more, their is no doubt that Los Angeles is an exciting place to cultivate music. 

LACM is located in Pasadena which is easily accessible by bus or train. Old Town Pasadena is full of great restaurants and shops in heritage buildings. It is a safe, little city that is the home of the Rose Bowl and the famous Baroque City Hall building.

Visit Us


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

  • Available Monday to Thursday
  • Visitors are encouraged to come to campus while classes are in-session
  • Observe classes
  • Meet with Admissions Counselors, current students & faculty

    Campus tours will meet at the North Campus:

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

Contact the Office of Admissions at least 14 days prior to the visit

To make an appointment, please contact:

Office of Admissions

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




Parking Information:

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


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

Check out these Websites for bus fairs and route information

Hotel Options

Pasadena Inn

400 S. Arroyo Parkway

Pasadena, CA 91105

(626) 795-8401

*3 blocks from campus

Courtyard Marriott

180 N. Fair Oaks Ave

Pasadena, CA 91103

(626) 403-7600

*0.6 miles from campus

Hilton Pasadena

168 S. Los Robles Ave

Pasadena, CA 91101

(626) 577-1000

*0.7 miles from campus