The museum at La Brea Tar Pits remains closed until further notice. The park at La Brea Tar Pits is currently open, and visitors can see paleontologists working at our excavation site weekly. See NHMLAC's response to coronavirus (COVID-19).

Discoveries from the Tar Pits

Daily at 3:30 pm
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Daily at 3:30 pm

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La Brea Tar Pits
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No tickets required for this event

Hear some of the little-known stories behind the world’s most famous Ice Age fossil site. Topics vary daily. Meet at the Fossil Lab.