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

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Ice Age Encounters

See the Ice Age come to life in our Encounters stage show.

3D Theater

Travel back in time with Titans of the Ice Age.

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Live Theater Shows

The team behind the Performing Arts department at the Natural History Museums of Los Angeles County creates original theatrical performances based on our exhibits, research, and events.

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Giants of the Ice Age

Discover some of the magnificent beasts that we’ve excavated right here at La Brea Tar Pits.

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Not To Be Missed

You won’t want to miss these iconic stops on your visit to La Brea Tar Pits.

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