On Wednesday, December 11, La Brea Tar Pits will be closing at 3pm for a special event. We apologize for any inconvenience.

TAR PITS HOMEPAGE

Exterior shot of La Brea Tar Pits

Welcome to La Brea Tar Pits

A gateway back to the Ice Age, right in the heart of L.A.

Witness science in action at La Brea Tar Pits.

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What are you interested in learning about at the Tar Pits?

Our Excavations

We literally have Ice Age L.A. in our hands.