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 for NHM’s Nature Gardens and Butterfly Pavilion. See NHMLAC's response to coronavirus (COVID-19).

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News & Press Archive

NHMLAC invites community scientists across the globe to safely participate in the City Nature Challenge, April 24-27, 2020

5th annual challenge offers an opportunity for people to connect with nature and participate in a collective scientific effort, while safely adhering to public health parameters from home

From Giant Ground Sloths to Fossil Poop, BREAS Project Advances Tar Pits Research Globally

Scientists find and share new knowledge of Ice Age species and climates at Earth’s asphaltic sites

L.A. County Board of Supervisors Approve $15 Million from Capital Projects Budget to Support NHMLAC "NHM Commons"

Board of Supervisors’ Forward-Looking Commitment Supports the Future of NHM and Exposition Park in Service to Students, Educators, Children and Families, and the Entire LA Community

NHMLAC and XPRIZE Foundation Announce Partnership

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County and XPRIZE Foundation Announce Partnership Supporting 2020 NHM First Fridays Season