Each of our three locations offer different and amazing experiences.
Explore nature and culture from the inside out
Tour: Gallery Exploration
Explore NHM’s halls to discover the fascinating stories our collections can tell.
Tour: Highlighting Research and Collections
NHM is home to groundbreaking scientific research and unique collections. Tour our halls to learn about our work behind the scenes.
Meet a Live Animal
A gateway back to the Ice Age—right in the heart of L.A.
The Excavator Tour explores the Fossil Lab where real paleontologists work; our historic excavation pits; and Project 23, where live excavations can be seen.
Discoveries from the Tar Pits
Hear some of the little-known stories behind the world’s most famous Ice Age fossil site.
Ice Age Encounters
This dynamic, live performance features a life-size adult saber-toothed cat puppet that brings the distant past to life.
The cowboy ranch of a 1920s film legend
Entrance to the Hart Museum mansion is by guided tour only. Free guided tours are offered hourly, with the last tour embarking at 3 pm.