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).

In L.A.

kimball garrett walking down the LA river

A New Way to See L.A.

At our museums, we believe that what lives in our neighborhoods is as important as what is on display in our halls. 

By celebrating and illuminating L.A.’s diverse nature and culture—at our museums and out in our neighborhoods—we serve as a hub for telling stories with global relevance and local impact.

Make A Date With L.A.

Join us at events located at our museums, and out in the city!

Plane illustration
Plane illustration
Did you know? L.A. was an epicenter of early aviation, automobile, and aerospace industries.