The Hollywood Bowl is the largest natural amphitheatre in the United States and officially opened on July 11, 1922. The “bowl” refers to the shape of the concave hillside the amphitheater is carved into. The bowl is owned by the County of Los Angeles and is the home of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, the summer home of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, and the host of hundreds of musical events each year.
Visit the Museum which features the genuine Hollywood history connected to the Hollywood Bowl. Artifacts and collections within the museum include fascinating programs, posters, books, films, videos, photographs, promotional materials, postcards, and many other forms of memorabilia. The museum collects programs, recordings, records, and ephemera pertaining to the Los Angeles Philharmonic. The museum also features the Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame, honoring incredible and well-respected musicians that are remembered throughout the history of the Hollywood Bowl.