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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.


Fellows in Focus: Tapas and T.rex

Friday, March 3, 2018 | 7 - 9 pm

Join Dr. Luis Chiappe, Dinosaur Institute Curator and Senior Vice President of Research and Collections, for a presentation about the upcoming NHMLA Journey to Spain. Learn more about the rich paleontological heritage of dinosaur research sites throughout the country over tapas and wine.

Alliance Circle Dinner

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 | 6:30 - 9 pm

Fellows at the Alliance Circle level and above are invited to this very special Alliance Circle Dinner with members of the Biodiversity Heritage Library. The evening will feature remarks from NHMLA's Dr. Luis Chiappe, representatives from the Biodiversity Heritage Library and the La Brea Tar Pits and Museum's post-doctoral researcher, Alexis Mychajiliw.

Save the Date - Upcoming Fellows Events

Alliance Circle Salons

Spring 2018

Taste of History

Spring 2018

Fellows in Focus

April 2018

Alliance Circle Luncheon

June 2018

PAST FELLOWS EVENTS

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

Alliance Circle Salon: Resinating Beauty | September 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.

Alliance Circle Salon: Primary Color | November 2017
Fellows at the Alliance Circle and above enjoyed wine 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.

Alliance Circle Luncheon | September 2017

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).

Tattoo VIP Opening Reception | November 2017

Fellows members were the first to see Tattoo: An Exhibition. Attendees enjoyed cocktails and appetizers and had the opportunity to view live tattooing in the exhibit's parlor

Green Diamonds: Natural Radiance Opening Reception | December 2017

Fellows were invited to join Dr. Aaron Celestian, Mineral Sciences Curator and Optimum Diamonds (New York) to the world’s first major exhibition of extraordinary natural green diamonds.

Alliance Circle Luncheon | December 2017

Fellows at the Alliance Circle joined us for lunch and Invertebrate Paleontology Collections Manager Austin Hendy and Collections Assistant Lindsay Walker's presentation Fossil Insects of LA: Embracing the Future while Curating the Past.

GO BEHIND THE SCENES!

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.