Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
ay
Saturday
Sunday
1
11am
Nature Gardens
Exploration
11am/12:30pm/1:45pm
Ice Age Encounters
11:30 am/1:30pm
2:30pm/3:30pm
Dinosaur Encounters
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
2
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
3
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
4
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
5
11am
Nature Gardens Exploration
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
6
11am
Nature Gardens Exploration
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
6:30pm
Overnight Adventures
Camp Dino for Boys
and Girls
7
9:30am–12:30pm
Educator Open House
11am
Nature Gardens Exploration
11am/12:30pm/1:45pm
Ice Age Encounters
11:30 am/1:30pm
2:30pm/3:30pm
Dinosaur Encounters
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
8
Scavenger’s Safari:
Birds of a Feather
11am
Nature Gardens Exploration
11am/12:30pm/1:45pm
Ice Age Encounters
11:30 am/1:30pm
2:30pm/3:30pm
Dinosaur Encounters
1–4:30pm
Gardening Classes
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
9
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
10
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
11
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
12
11am
Nature Gardens Exploration
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
13
11am
Nature Gardens Exploration
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
14
10am–1pm
Collector's Circle
Salon: Backyard Jungle
11am
Nature Gardens Exploration
11am/12:30pm/1:45pm
Ice Age Encounters
11:30 am/1:30pm
2:30pm/3:30pm
Dinosaur Encounters
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
15
11am
Nature Gardens Exploration
11am/12:30pm/1:45pm
Ice Age Encounters
11:30 am/1:30pm
2:30pm/3:30pm
Dinosaur Encounters
1–4:30pm
Gardening Classes
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
16
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
17
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
18
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
19
11am
Nature Gardens Exploration
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
20
Spider Pavilion:
Member Preview
11am
Nature Gardens Exploration
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
6:30pm
Overnight Adventures
Camp Archaeology
for Boys and Girls
21
Spider Pavilion:
Member Preview
10am/11am
Critter Club
10:30am/1:30pm
Junior Scientist
11am
Nature Gardens Exploration
11am/12:30pm/1:45pm
Ice Age Encounters
11:30 am/1:30pm
2:30pm/3:30pm
Dinosaur Encounter
7pm
Gallery Secrets
22
Spider Pavilion Opens
11am
Nature Gardens Exploration
11am/12:30pm/1:45pm
Ice Age Encounters
11:30 am/1:30pm
2:30pm/3:30pm
Dinosaur Encounters
1–4:30pm
Gardening Classes
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
7 pm
Gallery Secrets
23/30
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
24
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
25
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
26
11am
Nature Gardens Exploration
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
27
11am
Nature Gardens Exploration
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
2pm
Gallery Highlights Tour
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
7pm
Gallery Secrets
28
9:30am–12:30pm
Educator Open House
11am
Nature Gardens Exploration
11am/12:30pm/1:45pm
Ice Age Encounters
11:30 am/1:30pm
2:30pm/3:30pm
Dinosaur Encounters
3pm
Meet a Live Animal
4pm
Nature Walk
6:30 pm
Special Outdoor Screening
of
Chinatown
29
11am
Nature Gardens Exploration
11am/12:30pm/1:45pm
Ice Age Encounters
11:30 am/1:30pm
2:30pm/3:30pm
Dinosaur Encounters
1–4:30pm
Gardening Classes
1pm
Gallery Exploration Tour
4pm
Nature Walk
7pm
Gallery Secrets
ongoing event descriptions
nhm family of museums
Natural History Museum
of Los Angeles County
900 Exposition Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90007
213.763.DINO | nhm.org
Page Museum at the
La Brea Tar Pits
5801 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90036
323.934.PAGE | tarpits.org
William S. Hart Museum
24151 Newhall Avenue
Newhall, California 91321
661.254.4584 | hartmuseum.org
To learn more about the Museum’s programs
and events, visit nhm.org/calendar.
Members receive free admission
to all three museums in the
Natural History Family.
Becoming Los Angeles
NHM’s new permanent
exhibit chronicles how people
and the environment in L.A.
interacted over 500 years,
and how that transformed a
pueblo into a metropolis.
Supported by
and
Collector's Circle Salon
This series of in-home gather-
ings is generously hosted by
special friends of the Museum and
includes a special presentation by
Museum scientists or researchers.
Visit NHM.ORG/fellows.
Critter Club: Ice Age Stomp!
Go on a dig in the classroom and
see critters buried in ice.
Critter
Club is for 3- to 5-year-olds and a
participating adult.
Dinosaur Encounters
Get closer to dinosaurs than
you ever thought possible
in these amazingly real
performances!
Check the
website for schedule updates.
Educator Open House
Teachers, join us at our annual
Educator Open House to take
home new resources and learn
about school programs at each
Museum!
Gallery Exploration
and Highlights Tours
A Gallery Interpreter takes you on
a journey featuring a fascinating
new topic each day.
Gallery Secrets
After hours at NHM this fall,
Chalk Repertory Theatre will per-
form original plays by L.A. writers
to celebrate the Museum’s rich
history.
For tickets, go to chalkrep.
com or nhm.org.
Ice Age Encounters
Come face to face with our
Saber-toothed Cat—don’t
worry, she’s a puppet—and
learn about life in the Ice Age!
Junior Scientist: Tremendous
Tar or Amazing Asphalt?
Asphalt seeps surround Rancho
La Brea and have preserved
millions of Ice Age plants and
animals. Find out why they are
so powerful at the Page Museum
at the La Brea Tar Pits!
Special Screening of
Chinatown
An outdoor screening in the
Nature Gardens of the 1974
crime drama directed by Roman
Polanski in conjunction with
the 100th anniversaries of the
Los Angeles Aqueduct and NHM.
Co-presented by the Huntington-
USC Institute on California and
the West.
Support provided by
Metabolic Studio. Visit nhm.org.
Meet a Live Animal
Drop by to meet different
animals daily, from bugs to boas.
Member Preview Days
As a special benefit, Members
get to see all new exhibits before
they open to the public.
Nature Gardens Exploration
Grab your binoculars or bug
nets and explore the new Nature
Gardens at NHM!
Nature Walk
Join us on a walk through the
Nature Gardens to explore
the amazing biodiversity of life
that also calls L.A. home.
Gardening Classes
Outside in our new Edible
Garden, learn how to grow your
own vegetable garden.
Overnight Adventures
Enjoy an evening of educational
activities followed by an opp-
ortunity to sleep in our famous
exhibit.
For ages 5 and up
with participating adults.
Scavenger’s Safari
Hang out with our scientists,
then go on a scavenger hunt
throughout the Museum! A free
monthly program for members at
the Patron Family level and higher.
RSVP required at 213.763.3316.
Spider Pavilion
Discover our one-of-a-kind
pavilion on the Museum’s South
Lawn where spiders spin their
spectacular webs.
Crawl over to Spider Pavilion, opening
September 22 and see a tarantula or two.
Member Previews September 20 and 21.
Spider Pavilion sponsored by
Milkweed bugs love our new
Nature Gardens! Look for
them on our new bug hunts.
This little bottle has a
big story inside. Find
out more in our new
Becoming Los Angeles
exhibit.
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