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Witness science in action at La Brea Tar Pits.
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Discover mind-blowing tours and experience the Tar Pits YOUR way.
Architects WEISS/MANFREDI selected to lead the master planning process in Hancock Park.
Ice Age Meet and Greet
Discoveries from the Tar Pits
Hear some of the little-known stories behind the world’s most famous Ice Age fossil site.
Mammoths and Mastodons Exploration
Tour the museum to learn how the Tar Pits have been telling the stories of L.A.'s ice age giants for over 100 years.
Please note, we will have an additional programming on 2/17/20
La Brea Tar Pits has been voted one of 2019's World's Coolest Places by TIME for Kids.
What are you interested in learning about at the Tar Pits?
Tales from the Tar Pits
We literally have Ice Age L.A. in our hands.
Go on an exploration of MAMMOTH proportions
We try to connect nature, people, and science—at our museums and out in L.A.