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Women in Science Scavenger Hunt

Meet some of the amazing women scientists who work at the Natural History Museum while you explore our exhibit halls!

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Explore the exhibit halls of the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles while learning about some of the women scientists who work behind the scenes studying animals like mammals and birds, curating artifacts, and connecting the community with the museum's research. This Women in Science Scavenger Hunt will take your students on an adventure through the museum bringing to life the people, animals and objects that tell the story of Los Angeles and our planet.  

The Women in Science Scavenger Hunt was made possible in part by a grant from the Santa Monica/Westside Legacy Fund for Women and Girls

National Geographic The Jane Goodall Institute

An exhibition organized and traveled by the National Geographic Society in partnership with the Jane Goodall Institute

A big thanks to our sponsor

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Annenberg Foundation
Major support in Los Angeles provided by the Annenberg Foundation with additional support from Bank of America, Visionary Women, and Karen and William Timberlake

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