Second Nature | Natural History Museum of Los Angeles

We invite you and your family to take part in this stimulating monthly series, bringing together Museum scientists, outside presenters, and visitors.
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First Fridays: Previous Seasons

Over the past decade, First Fridays has introduced adult audiences to a new kind of museum experience.

Explore past First Fridays and see which of your favorite scientists and musicians were here at NHM!

Citizen Science and Cocktails

When researchers and the public work together, it's always a reason to celebrate. Join us at Citizen Science and Cocktails events to hear from researchers about their citizen science projects.
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New Exhibits Open!

L.A. is more wild than you think! Come celebrate the transformation of NHM into an indoor-outdoor Museum!
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Second Nature

The Museum welcomes you, urban naturalist, foodie, master gardener, DIY tinkerer, and all around fun seeker!  Second Nature workshops are intimate classess and each topic is explored through the lens of natural history via hands-on activities and lecture-style discussion. No prior experience is required, simply an open mind and curiosity! 

Check back shortly, we will soon update our fall workshop series below.




 Sunday, August 14

 Saturday, September 17

 Sunday, October 30