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Press & Filming

You can find press information related to exhibitions, collections, and programs below.

Press Requests

For all press requests, interviews, images, and non-commercial filming assistance, or to be added to our media list, please send inquiries to press@nhm.org.

You can also find general information about our museums here.

Commercial Filming Requests

Please send inquires to Unreel Locations at unreelsite@aol.com or visit their website at www.unreellocations.com.

Advertising & Marketing Requests

For requests regarding advertising and marketing, please send inquiries to advertising@nhm.org.

News & Press Archive

The NHMLAC and L.A. County Board of Supervisors Honor Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas with Named Entrance Plaza for NHM Commons

New “Front Porch” Will Open the Southwest Side of NHM’s Historic Exposition Park Home

Nickelodeon and the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County Launch “Science Of Slime”

New Video and Online Event Series Brings Together Nickelodeon Characters and NHM Scientists to Inspire Curiosity and Spotlight Slimy Specimens in Museum Collection

NHMLAC Scientists Help Uncover New Insights into the Origins of the Modern Walrus

Twelve newly described fossils from 5–10 million years ago reveal three extinct walrus species once found in California

Natural History Museums of Los Angeles County Receive Over $3.6 Million in Science and Research Grants

14 Project Proposals, Notable for New Collaboration and Heightened Democratization and Access of Data, Are Awarded by Federal Agencies

NHMLAC Receives Disney Conservation Grant Fund For Backyard Bat Survey

Grant to Support Community Science Study of Bat Activity in Los Angeles