Discover fabulous original art at galleries in the heart of vibrant downtown La Jolla, California this spring. Whether you are an art aficionado hoping to add to your collection, or you just love to browse, you will find plenty of art on display.
View stunning art photography at the Peter Lik Gallery and beautiful images of nature at the Tom Mangelson Gallery. Check out the Legends Gallery for a collection of art from notable names like Makenzie Thorpe, Randy Cooper and Dr. Seuss. See the work of more than 160 artists at Cosmopolitan Fine Arts and enjoy a collection of fabulous African art at the Africa & Beyond Gallery. Glass and jewelry lovers will want to stop by the Glass Reveries Gallery and bargain hunters can keep their eyes open for hidden treasures at the Estate Sale shop.
If you’re not sure where to start, be sure to visit for the monthly First Friday Art Walk. La Jolla village galleries open their doors to offer gallery tours, tasty food, live music, and unique wine selections from 6pm-9pm on the first Friday of each month. Many village shops and restaurants also offer First Friday specials, so you can extend your visit well into the evening.
Make the most of your time in La Jolla when you stay at the Empress Hotel. Situated in the heart of the Village of La Jolla, our charming boutique hotel offers spacious accommodations, useful lifestyle amenities and fabulous packages for San Diego vacations and weekend getaways.