Our museums will be closed until further notice to minimize the spread of COVID-19. Our first priority is the well-being and safety of our guests, staff and volunteers. Stay up to date with NHMLAC's response to COVID-19.​​​ Nuestros museos estarán cerrados hasta nuevo aviso para minimizar la propagación del COVID-19. Ve la respuesta de NHMLAC ante el coronavirus (COVID-19).

Group Visits

We welcome groups of all shapes and sizes, and want to provide you with an experience your group will never forget. Whether you are planning a visit for a few hours or have all day, we’ll make it easy for you to customize your trip.


Daily: closed

07/04: closed

11/28: closed

12/25: closed

01/01: closed

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5801 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90036

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Customize your visit by adding on special experiences your group will never forget. 

Groups receive a discount off of museum admission and our online experience rates. 

General Admission In Museum Group Rate
$15 $12
$12 $9
Students (13-17 or with ID)
$12 $9
Child (3-12)
$7 $5
Child (2 and under)
Special Experiences In Museum Group Rate
Free For Members
Titans of the Ice Age 3D
$6 $5
Free For Members
Ice Age Encounters
$6 $5

Scheduling Your Group Visit

Your group is welcome to visit the museum anytime during museum hours, 9:30 am - 5 pm, seven days a week. Group reservations must be made at least 72 hours in advance.

To schedule your group visit, call 213.763.3218, or send an e-mail to info@tarpits.org.

Private Group Tours

Book your own private tour that can be customized for your group. To learn more and to book, please call 213.763.3218.

behind the scenes tour at the tar pits fossil lab