Natural History Museums of Los Angeles County (NHMLAC)
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NHM has amassed one of the world's most extensive and valuable collections of natural and cultural history - more than 35 million objects, some as old as 4.5 billion years.
Located in the heart of metropolitan Los Angeles, the world famous La Brea Tar Pits represents the only active urban paleontological excavation site in the world.
Silent film star William S. Hart purchased ranch property in Newhall, north of Los Angeles, in 1921. He built a 22-room mansion and filled it with Western art, Native American artifacts, and early Hollywood memorabilia.
The spectacular Dinosaur Hall is open. Get your NHM tickets today!
Module - Get Tickets - Dinosaurs
View a Time lapse of the installation of the Fin Whale Passage.
Module - Fin Whale Passage Time Lapse Video
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