In accordance with the L.A. City Municipal Code Ordinance, all eligible patrons (currently 12+) are required to show proof of full vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test performed within 72 hours. Visitors 18+ must also show a valid photo ID. View our COVID-19 Safety Guidelines for more information.

Experience
the Tar Pits

Glopping in Pit 91 La Brea Tar Pits

Experience the Tar Pits

Discover science in action and make discoveries right alongside our scientists. Step into the past and experience the Ice Age come to life!

Safety, cleanliness and community health are our utmost priorities. In some areas of our outdoor areas and museum exhibitions, you may find limited access to ensure safety guidelines are followed.