News Room


Welcome to the Norton Simon Museum's News Room, an online repository for the Museum's press releases and exhibition-related information intended for the media.

Visiting the Museum

Members of the media are always granted free admission, regardless of prior arrangements. Simply show your business card or media badge to the admissions clerk and you and a guest can visit for free. Usage of our Audio Tour is also free.

Contacting the Museum

For image or media kit requests, or to schedule an interview or photo shoot, please contact Leslie Denk, Director of Public Affairs, at (626) 844-6941 or by e-mail. For television news filming requests, please contact Ms. Denk as far as possible in advance.

News Highlights


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Whistler's "Portrait of the Artist's Mother," Manet's "Emile Zola" and Cezanne's "The Card Players" on view March 27 through June 22.

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Norton Simon Museum and Musée d’Orsay Announce Masterpiece Exchange.

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The Museum's photography exhibition is on view through August 31st.

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The Museum continues its focus on the sculpture garden with the publication of a new book.


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