Our museums will be closed until further notice to minimize the spread of COVID-19. Our first priority is the well-being and safety of our guests, staff and volunteers. Stay up to date with NHMLAC's response to COVID-19.​​​ Nuestros museos estarán cerrados hasta nuevo aviso para minimizar la propagación del COVID-19. Ve la respuesta de NHMLAC ante el coronavirus (COVID-19).

Visitor Information

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Visitor Information

There’s so much to explore. Here’s the information you need to plan your day.

We’re open 9:30 am to 5 pm every day of the year, except for:

  • Independence Day (July 4)
  • Thanksgiving Day (fourth Thursday of November)
  • Christmas Day (December 25)
  • New Year's Day (January 1)


Daily: closed

07/04: closed

11/28: closed

12/25: closed

01/01: closed

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900 Exposition Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90007

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Experience the museum your way and customize your visit by adding on these special exhibitions.

Buy your tickets online and save.

General Admission In Museum Online
$15 $14
$12 $11
$12 $11
$7 $6
More To See! In Museum Online
Free For Members
Oceans 3D
$6 $5
Free For Members
Titanosaur 3D
$6 $5


Natural History Museum’s Car Park

$12 flat rate

The entrance to our car park is on Bill Robertson Lane at the corner of Exposition Boulevard. Limited parking available, including a limited amount of ADA spots available for guests with visible ADA placards. 

Expo Park Parking Structure

$12 cash only

The entrance to the parking structure is on Figueroa Boulevard at 39th Street. From here it is just a short walk to NHM. 

Go Metro

Take the Expo Line to visit. Trains run daily from 5 am to 12:30 am.  

Show your ticket and receive our Metro discount of $2 off adult admission.

Visit Metro for more information.

USC and Rams football games: The Coliseum at Exposition Park hosts both USC and the L.A. Rams football games throughout the Fall and Winter season. We recommend planning extra travel time on game days as the area will be busy.


Smoke-free Environment

Smoking is prohibited on our premises (including outdoor areas). Thank you for helping us maintain a healthy environment for everyone to enjoy!