L.A. is more wild than you think! Come celebrate the transformation of NHM into an indoor-outdoor Museum!
These discounted group rates are available to groups of 10 or more with a reservation booked at least 72 hours in advance of your visit. Special exhibits, such as Traveling the Silk Road, the Butterfly Pavilion and the Spider Pavilion, require an additional charge.
Seniors (62 years+): $7.50
Students (13 years - Adult w/ college ID): $7.50
Children (3 years-12 years): $4.25
Ask us about Museum Highlights and Behind-the-Scenes tours!
At the Natural History Museum discover your world past and present. Your group will encounter dinosaurs, experience nature, explore our dioramas and marvel at one of the most impressive gem and mineral collections in the world, and that’s just the beginning.
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.
Create a day your group will never forget by adding on one of our group tours.
Tours can be added for a group of 10 or more people with five-days advance notice. A tour can be added for most of our exhibits. Inquire about which area you are interested in when you are making your reservation.
These seasonal offerings will get your group up close and personal with nature. A timed-ticket is needed, and pavilion times fill up fast. We recommend you make your reservation when you book your group.
Wander through a unique changing ecosystem and witness over 30 species of free-flying butterflies interacting with plant life all around you.
Learn about spiders and view cases of rarely displayed specimens. Then take a walk through the pavilion to examine our free-range spiders.
Get special access to behind the scene areas that are not open to the general public.
Behind-the-Scenes tours include a choice of the following areas:
Behind-the-scenes tours can have a maximum of 10 guests and must be booked at least two weeks in advance. Please call 213-763-3218 to reserve your special behind the scenes tour.
Visit our Group Pricing and FAQ page for pricing and how to plan your visit.
To schedule a group visit e-mail us at groupsalesNH@nhm.org or contact the Group Sales Office at (213) 763-3218. Your group is welcome to visit the Museum anytime during normal visitor hours, 9:30 am –5 pm, seven days a week.
If you would like to schedule a visit to the Butterfly Pavilion, Spider Pavilion or add a tour to your group visit, please call us at (213) 763-3218, as availability for these areas is limited and/or seasonal.
School groups (grades pre-K through 12), visiting the Museum Monday through Friday, should read the School Visits page for more information and reservations, or can contact the School Visits Office at (213) 763-3529.
For more information about using the Museum space for corporate or after-hours events or filming, please contact our Special Events and Filming Department at (213) 763-3309.