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Phone: 213.763.3253
FAX: 213.749.3583


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.

Save the Date - Upcoming Fellows Events

Hugo: Uncovering the Magic of Motion Pictures with Beth Werling

Saturday, January 26, 2019 | 6:30 - 10 pm
Join us in celebrating the announcement of our 2019 NHM Journeys international adventure with an annotated screening of Hugo, director Martin Scorsese's 2011 ode to the magic of early cinema. Meet History Collections Manager Beth Werling, learn more about the 2019 Pordenone Silent Film festival and view rare items from our History collection.

VIP Field Trip: Habitat Revitalization at Peck Road Park

Saturday, February 2, 2019 | 1 - 3:30 pm
In partnership with Amigos de los Rios, we will take a hands-on role in replanting the once barren Peck Road Water Conservation Park. Enjoy lunch as Carol Bornstein, Director of the NHM Nature Gardens, details the role of native plants in our urban ecosystem. Following the presentation, we'll roll up our sleeves and plant native trees and shrub species throughout the park.

Alliance Circle Salons

Sunday, March 3 and Saturday, March 9, 2019

Alliance Circle Luncheon: Scanning Electron Microscope

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 | 12 - 2 pm
You're invited to lunch with museum leadership and researchers! Learn more about upcoming museum initiavites in 2019, then hear a presentation describing how our scanning electron microscope helps make discoveries in for Ornithology and Entomology curators.

Antarctic Dinosaur Opening Reception

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 
Celebrate the opening of Antarctic Dinosaurs!

Fellows in Focus: Tar Pits of the World

Saturday, May 5, 2019 

Alliance Circle Luncheon

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 | 12 - 2 pm


Private Tours are available to Fellows

Private, behind-the-scenes collections tours are available to Fellows level members. Please allow two weeks advance notice to book tours. Call the Fellows office at 213.763.3253 or e-mail at to start booking today. Visit the Research and Collections page to see available departments.