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Museum of Neon Art
What it is:
Few art forms meld scientific know-how and creative ability as well as neon illumination. Billed as "the strangest and most wonderful museum in L.A.," the Museum of Neon Art (MONA) in Glendale is a shrine to the electrifying art form.
Why it's cool:
MONA owns warehouses full of neon art, so they regularly rotate installations in their small museum space. You never know what you're going to see!
You should know:
Bring a fully-charged smartphone and get ready for a lot of Instagram love! This place is a natural selfie trap.