05/03/2012 01:54 pm ET | Updated Jul 03, 2012

LACMA Docents Mark 50 Artful Years | Zev Yaroslavsky

Some 521 men and women belong to the Docent Council, a volunteer juggernaut whose members have led more than 2 million children and adults through the museum since it became an official entity in 1962.
More than a million Southern California schoolchildren have been led on field trips by LACMA docents; so have generations of adult visitors to the museum's many exhibitions.