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News & Press Archive

Rodents of the Caribbean

NHMLAC Scientist Discovers a New Species of Ancient North American Rodent in Puerto Rico, Rewriting the History of Mammals’ Journey to the Caribbean Archipelago 

NHMLAC Announces Leadership Changes to Board of Trustees

Heather De Roos Named Board of Trustees President; New Trustees and Governors include Kermit Crawford and Naomi Rainey-Pierson

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County Presents West Coast Debut of “Becoming Jane: The Evolution of Dr. Jane Goodall”

Immersive Multimedia Exhibition on the Legacy of Dr. Jane Goodall on View November 7, 2021 through April 17, 2022

Exposition Park Museums Align in Mask Wearing Policy

California African American Museum, California Science Center, and Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County will continue to require masks regardless of vaccination status

The Natural History Museums of Los Angeles County and Nickelodeon Celebrate World Oceans Day with Launch of Brand-new “Science Of Spongebob” Educational Program

Initiative Brings Together Scientists and the Undersea World of Bikini Bottom to Encourage Marine Science Exploration