The museum at La Brea Tar Pits and the William S. Hart museum will remain closed until further notice. Advanced tickets are required for entry to NHM’s Spider Pavilion, and are now available online. See NHMLAC's response to coronavirus (COVID-19).

Living Collections Scavenger Hunt

Orange poppies bloom in front of other multi-colored flowers
California poppies, blue-eyed grass, and western redbud.

Let's learn about pollinators with Living Collections!

NHM's Nature Gardens are home to over 600 kinds of plants, including California natives and others from all around the world! The Pollinator Meadow attracts a variety of pollinating insects.

Use this PDF guide to see what pollinators you have in your neighborhood, and what plants they're visiting!

As we all navigate these times of uncertainty and social distance you can help our scientists — since science doesn't stop!

Remember to keep yourself and wildlife safe. Do not disturb wildlife and follow your local city and county government directives regarding COVID-19 and social distancing measures.