NHM Next | Natural History Museum of Los Angeles

NHM Next is an institution-wide transformation. It includes several new exhibits, and a new way of thinking about our collections and research that takes into account the processes of science and big picture issues such as climate change and evolution.

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The NHM Next campaign is transforming the Museum into one of the coolest destinations in Southern California. Want to get involved in our final phase?  
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NHM Next


  • NHM Receives $13 Million Gift for Otis Booth Pavilion View PDF>
  • Dinosaur Hall Announcement View PDF>
  • Announcement of NHM Next Campaign View PDF >
  • NHM unveils plans for new North Campus, opening July 2011 View PDF >
  • NHM brings climate change and evolution dramatically to life in Age of Mammals  View PDF >
  • NHM to receive grant from the James Irvine Foundation View PDF >



  • Natural History Museum completes first stage of transformation as its historic 1913 building is renovated and restored. View PDF >
  • Museum Project/Exhibits Team View PDF >
  • Building Team Bios View PDF >


NHM Next Articles

  • Los Angeles Times covers $13 Million gift for Otis Booth Pavilion Link>
  • Los Angeles Times NHM Raises Fundraising Goal Link>
  • Los Angeles Times Dinosaur Hall story Link>
  • Wall Street Journal looks at upcoming T. rex growth series Link>
  • Los Angeles Times Age of Mammals story Link>
  • Associated Press / USA Today Age of Mammals story Link>
  • Los Angeles Times North Campus Story Link>
  • Los Angeles Times James Irvine Foundation Grant  View PDF >
  • Los Angeles Times (Stained Glass and 1913 Stories) View PDF >
  • FORM Magazine NHM Next View PDF >
  • LA Daily News NHM Next View PDF >
  • Los Angeles Downtown News NHM Next View PDF >
  • LAist NHM Next PDF >