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Phone: 213.763.3253
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Fellows Events

These VIP events are exclusively for Fellows members. To attend these one-of-a-kind receptions, lectures, trips, dinners, and more, please call the Fellows office at 213.763.3253 to upgrade today and for more information on all the select Fellows events. Benefit level varies with each event.

Fall Alliance Circle Salons

Fellows at the Alliance Circle level and above are invited to an intimate gathering in the homes of fellow members and donors for a presentation from a Museum curator or scientist.

Primary Color

Sunday, November 5, 2017
Spend a colorful afternoon enjoying cocktails and hors d’oeuvres while Dr. Aaron Celestian leads an illuminated discussion about the science of mineral color, their use as pigments, and how they have been used from pre-history to the modern era.

Save the Date - Upcoming Fellows Events

Haunted Museum: The Science of Spells

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Tattoo Opening Reception

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Fellows in Focus

Friday, December 8, 2017

Alliance Circle Luncheon

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Fellows in Focus: Bone Clones

Saturday, January 20, 2018

Alliance Circle Dinner

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Alliance Circle Salons

March and April 2018

Taste of History

April 2018

Fellows in Focus

May 2018

Alliance Circle Luncheon

June 2018


Fellows in Focus: Placerita Canyon Bioblitz | Sunday, July 30, 2017
Attendees assisted Museum Curators, Scientists and Researchers document the wildlife at Placerita Canyon.

Resinating Beauty | Saturday, September 9, 2017
Fellows at the Alliance Circle and above enjoyed beer, wine, appetizers, and a presentation by Dr. Brian Brown about NHMLA’s newly acquired Oschin Amber Collection.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 | 11:30 am-2 pm

Fellows at the Alliance Circle joined us for lunch and a presentation by NHMLA’s Marine Biodiversity Center that will highlight their new Diversity Initiative for the Southern California Ocean (DISCO).


Private Tours are available to Fellows

Private, behind-the-scenes collections tours are available to Fellows level members from 10 am- 4 pm, Monday-Friday. Please allow two weeks advance notice to book tours. Call the Fellows office at 213.763.3253 or e-mail at fellows@nhm.org to start booking today. Visit the Research and Collections page to see available departments.