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).

Members Q&A with La Brea Tar Pits

Guest Watching Pit 91 Excavation

Emily Lindsey, La Brea Tarpits Assistant Curator and Excavation Site Director, and Sean Campbell, La Brea Tarpits Preparator are here to answer all your pressing fossil questions. Get ready to uncover captivating facts about the megafauna and microfossils excavations are still turning up after more than a hundred years digging.