FAQs All-Nighters | Natural History Museum of Los Angeles


FAQs All-Nighters

Contact Information:
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
900 Exposition Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90007
Phone: 213.763.DINO
Website: www.nhm.org
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
5801 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Phone: 213.763.DINO
Website: www.tarpits.org

Where do I park and is there a fee?
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
All parking fees are included in the ticket price.
Parking is located in the Museum’s Car Park, near the corner of Exposition Boulevard and Bill Robertson Lane. Click here for a map and more information.

La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
All parking fees are included in the ticket price.
Parking is located in the Museum’s Car Park, on Curson between Wilshire Blvd. and Sixth Street.  Click here for more information. Please do not park in any of the LACMA lots or lots surrounding the Museum as there may be restrictions against overnight parking.

Carpooling is encouraged as parking is limited.

What does an All-Nighter include? 
All-Nighters include:
  An exciting and fun opportunity to spend a night at the Museum surrounded by fossils!
  Craft beer and wine and munchie buffet
  Unique, fun, and educational programming options
  Midnight movie screening
  Free admission to the Museum the following day after checkout

What is the policy on food?
Guests should eat before arriving at the event. Due to the sensitivity of our collections, no outside food or drink is permitted in the Museum.  Guests with food allergies or dietary restrictions should contact allnighters@nhm.org before booking with us.
How much does it cost to participate in an All-Nighter?
For pricing information, please visit our website at nhm.org/allnighters
When is payment due?
Full payment is required upon registration for individuals and groups.

What is your cancellation and refund policy?
All payments are final and non-transferable.  In the unlikely event the Museum finds it necessary to cancel an All-Nighter, a full refund will be provided.
Is there a minimum age requirement?
Yes. All participants must be 21 years of age or older.

Is there a group rate?
No. Groups, wishing to sleep in the same hall may book their stay as a group online or by calling us at 213.763.DINO

How can I limit the participants to only people I know?
You can choose to buy out an entire evening by e-mailing us at allnighters@nhm.org.
Do I have access to my car throughout the night?
For everyone's safety, the Car Park will not be accessible between 8:00 pm and 7:00 am.
What if someone gets sick?
If anyone in your group gets sick or hurt, please notify an All-Nighter staff member or Museum security immediately.
Are the exhibits and programs wheelchair accessible?
Yes. All exhibits are accessible for wheelchairs.

If you have additional questions, please e-mail us at allnighters@nhm.org