Summer Nights in the Garden | Natural History Museum of Los Angeles

Grab a cocktail and get outdoorsy at NHM!

Butterfly Pavilion

Mar 19 – Sept 4, 2017

Step into our butterfly wonderland to witness over 30 species flying all around you.

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First Fridays

Feb 3, Mar 3, Apr 7, May 5 & Jun 9

Join us for this season of First Fridays where we are "Serving Up Science: The Dish On Food," live music, tours, cocktails, and more.

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Friday, July 14
Friday, July 28
Friday, August 11
Friday, August 25

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Check out some summer highlights below!

Botanical Tours with our NHMLA Nature Gardens Staff.
Smoke fly sampling with citizen scientists and patio chats with garden experts.

A variety of activities. Below: herb bundling, stargazing, live animal presentations,
pressed flower bookmarks, butter making, succulent potting.

Bring a picnic or grab a bite from one of the food trucks in the North Plaza.
Flag installation by Sarah Rara.

Enchanting Toy Theater show.
Listen to ambient music from the DJ and explore the Nature Gardens!


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