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

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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