NHMLA Adventures is the official mobile app for the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.
This app provides interactive mapping and multiple tour stops throughout the museum for a fun, engaging experience. Select an adventure and discover hidden artifacts, fascinating fossils and timeless treasures. Explore the far reaches of the museum and unlock special content in each featured exhibit. Let the adventures begin!
An Internet connection is required to access content.
The iOS beacons are triggered by Bluetooth only. The Android beacons are triggered by WiFi only.
Content is delivered by WiFi and/or good cellular.
All mobile devices supported by iTunes App Store and Google Play are compatible: iPhone 4S and later, iPad 3 and later, iTouch 4 and later and all Android devices.
Access Free NHMLA WiFi provided by Time Warner Cable
Go to WiFi in your Settings and add TWCWiFi
NHMLA Adventures app works over WiFi and normal data plans. If you receive an Error message when opening the app, the WiFi or data is not sufficient to access content in your location.
iPhone and iPad users - Be sure Bluetooth is turned on in Settings
Unlock Your Adventure
Unlock fun facts and interesting stories when you arrive at designated stops on your tour. Your correct location will trigger the app and information will automatically appear on your mobile device. Dots at the bottom of the screen indicate multiple pages—just swipe to see more.
How to Read the Map
Tap the map icon in the upper right to view stops on your tour.
Tap the map pointers for location hints or to revisit information once it’s been unlocked.
Blinking Red Pointer - Nearest
Bright Orange Pointer - Locked/Need to Find
Faded Orange - Unlocked/Found
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