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To reserve your spot at our next Scavenger's Safari, contact us by telephone at (213) 763-3316 or by e-mail

All Stars of Science Tours

The NHM has millions of specimens in its collections.  Members at the Naturalist level and higher are invited to schedule a behind-the-scenes tour with one of our curators to see these treasures and learn about real science happening here at the Museum. 
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Scavenger's Safari


Go behind the scenes and discover a different curatorial department each month. Meet our scientists, researchers, and collections managers, and go on a scavenger hunt throughout the Museum. Free for members at the Patron Family level and above.



Upcoming Scavenger's Safaris:

Digging for Dinosaurs June 7, 2014

Join Dinosaur Institute Paleontological Preparator, Maureen Walsh, for a look inside the Dino Lab.

Dangerous Beauties: Spines and Venom Among Fish July 12, 2014

Chris Thacker, Curator of Icthyology will showcase lion fish, stonefish, pufferfish, scorpionfish.... AND MORE!

Want to Host Your Own Scavenger Safari?

Members at the Explorer level and higher are invited to host a private Scavenger's Safari for up to 12 people!  Call (213) 763-3420 for more information.