Southwest Museum station

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Southwest Museum
Gold Line 
HSY- Los Angeles Metro, Southwest Museum, Platform.jpg
Location4600 Marmion Way,
Mount Washington,
Los Angeles, California
Coordinates34°05′54″N 118°12′24″W / 34.0983°N 118.2067°W / 34.0983; -118.2067Coordinates: 34°05′54″N 118°12′24″W / 34.0983°N 118.2067°W / 34.0983; -118.2067
Owned byMetro
Line(s)Gold Line Gold Line 
Platforms1 center platform
Bicycle facilities6 bike rack spaces
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Statusin service
OpenedJuly 26, 2003; 15 years ago (July 26, 2003)
Preceding station   LAMetroLogo.svg Metro Rail   Following station
toward Atlantic
Gold Line
  Future service  
Blue Line

Southwest Museum is an at-grade light rail station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system. It is located near the intersection of Marmion Way at Museum Drive in the Mount Washington neighborhood of Northeast Los Angeles, California; the station is served by the Gold Line.[1]

The station is named after the historic Southwest Museum which is located a short walk up from the station on Museum Drive;[2] this station features an enhanced architectural design, called Highland Park Gateway, created by artists Teddy Sandoval and Paul Polubinskas.

Station layout[edit]

Platform Southbound Gold Line Gold Line toward Atlantic (Heritage Square)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Northbound Gold Line Gold Line toward APU/Citrus College (Highland Park)

Metro Rail service[edit]

Gold Line service hours are approximately from 5:00 AM until 12:15 AM daily.[3]


Bus connections[edit]


  1. ^ Station Description Metro Retrieved 2010-05-04.
  2. ^ "Watercolors by WPA Artist Evelyn H. Nadeau on view at the Southwest Museum" (November 29, 1999) Traditional Fine Arts Organization, Inc.
  3. ^ "Gold Line timetable" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-05-10.
  4. ^ Friends of the Southwest Museum
  5. ^ Los Angeles City Department of Recreation and Parks: Carlin G. Smith Recreation Center
  6. ^ KCET Departures program: "Highland Park, Casa de Adobe"
  7. ^ Los Angeles City Department of Recreation and Parks: Ramona Hall Community Center
  8. ^ Los Angeles City Department of Recreation and Parks: Sycamore Grove Park

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