The Natural History Museum (NHM), La Brea Tar Pits Museum, and William S. Hart Museum will be closed until further notice to minimize the spread of COVID-19. Please check back for up-to-date information. See NHMLAC's response to coronavirus (COVID-19).

Sun
13
Dec
Tar Pits

Inside the Fossil Lab

Tours & Shows All Ages
  • 2:30 pm

Discover how our paleontologists clean, sort, and study fossils uncovered in the Tar Pits!

Please note, we will have an additional programming on 2/17/20

Tar Pits

Ice Age Meet and Greet

Live Theater Show All Ages
  • 3 pm

Happy Hour with Dr. Aaron Celestian

After-Hours Fellows Special Program Talks Adult
  • 3 pm

Join Dr. Aaron Celestian, Curator of Mineral Sciences, for an exploration of incredible research suggesting that life can persist even in the coldest environments, such as the ice moons around the Jovian planets, and how minerals are critical for life. 

Mon
14
Dec
NHM

Meet Greg Pauly: Slimy Skin and Sticky Salamanders

Science of Slime FamilyYouth
  • 1 pm

Discover how some reptiles and amphibians use their slimy and sticky skin for protection against predators with Dr. Greg Pauly, NHM's Curator of Herpetology and Co-director of the Urban Nature Research Center!

Sat
19
Dec
Tar Pits

Inside the Fossil Lab

Tours & Shows All Ages
  • 2:30 pm

Discover how our paleontologists clean, sort, and study fossils uncovered in the Tar Pits!

Please note, we will have an additional programming on 2/17/20

Tar Pits

Ice Age Meet and Greet

Live Theater Show All Ages
  • 3 pm
Sun
20
Dec
Tar Pits

Inside the Fossil Lab

Tours & Shows All Ages
  • 2:30 pm

Discover how our paleontologists clean, sort, and study fossils uncovered in the Tar Pits!

Please note, we will have an additional programming on 2/17/20

Tar Pits

Ice Age Meet and Greet

Live Theater Show All Ages
  • 3 pm
Sat
26
Dec
Tar Pits

Inside the Fossil Lab

Tours & Shows All Ages
  • 2:30 pm

Discover how our paleontologists clean, sort, and study fossils uncovered in the Tar Pits!

Please note, we will have an additional programming on 2/17/20

Tar Pits

Ice Age Meet and Greet

Live Theater Show All Ages
  • 3 pm
Sun
27
Dec
Tar Pits

Inside the Fossil Lab

Tours & Shows All Ages
  • 2:30 pm

Discover how our paleontologists clean, sort, and study fossils uncovered in the Tar Pits!

Please note, we will have an additional programming on 2/17/20

Tar Pits

Ice Age Meet and Greet

Live Theater Show All Ages
  • 3 pm