BE ADVISED: On Saturday, April 20 and Sunday, April 21, nearby events at Exposition Park and the University of Southern California will impact traffic, parking, and wayfinding in the area. Please consider riding the Metro E (Expo) Line and exiting at USC/Expo station.

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News & Press Archive

NHMLAC Announces Winter and Spring Programming for the Natural History Museum and La Brea Tar Pits

Giant gems, stories about chocolate, the return of First Fridays, and more fill the calendar for the upcoming seasons

Natural History Museums of Los Angeles County Announces Artists Selected for Reframing Dioramas, an Exhibition Exploring the Art, History, and Enduring Value of Diorama Halls

Saul Becker, Lauren Schoth, and three artists working as a collective, RFX1 (Jason Chang), Joel Fernando, and Yesenia Prieto, will create site-specific installations in a newly opened diorama hall 

This exhibition is part of PST ART: Art & Science Collide, opening September 2024

Natural History Museum Presents 100 Carats: Icons of the Gem World, an Exhibition of Some of the Highest Quality Rare Gems on Earth, Each Over 100 Carats

Exhibition features 30+ gemstones, including the world-famous Jonker I Diamond,
which has not been on public view in decades

NHMLAC Announces Fall and Winter Programming for the Natural History Museum, La Brea Tar Pits, and Hart Park

Spider Pavilion, Sloth Soiree and more fill the calendar for the upcoming seasons