Our Butterfly Pavilion and Nature Gardens are now open, and tickets are sold out for the season. The inside of the museum remains closed. Advanced timed-tickets are required for members and non-members. See NHMLAC's response to coronavirus (COVID-19).

Exhibitions at the Natural History Museum

t-rex skeleton in dinosaur hall

Our Exhibitions

Telling stories about L.A. and the world.

We are happy to welcome guests back to our outdoor Butterfly Pavilion as the first phase of our reopening. View our Butterfly Pavilion page for more information. Plus, make sure to explore our online exhibitions, Spiky, Hairy, Shiny: Insects of L.A. and Rise Up L.A.: A Century of Votes for Women. At this time our indoor exhibitions are currently closed.