Museum of Tolerance

Location

Los Angeles, CA

Owner

Simon Wiesenthal Museum

Design Architect

Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design

Architect

Cannon Design

Project Size

40,000 SF

Awards

2009 | IIDA SoCal Calibre Award

The Museum of Tolerance focuses on issues of tolerance, rights and diversity and aims to promote dialogue in a hands-on, interactive manner. MATT assisted the museum with an interior renovation project to help the center reposition itself as a major cultural institution for the city’s Westside. The interiors project included over 34,000 sf of improvements to exhibit spaces, a 300-seat theater, a 24-seat viewing room, exhibit and cafĂ© areas, a children’s multi-functional learning center, multi-purpose rooms and a replica of Simon Wiesenthal’s offi

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