Our Butterfly Pavilion and Nature Gardens are now open, and tickets are sold out for the season. The inside of the museum remains closed. Advanced timed-tickets are required for members and non-members. See NHMLAC's response to coronavirus (COVID-19).

Close up photo of city model including the L.A. City Hall from Becoming Los Angeles exhibition

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Exhibitions

Rise Up L.A.: A Century of Votes for Women

Celebrating the 100th anniversary of the passing of the 19th amendment

Wildfire

For many years, we've been adding fuel to the fire.

Nature Lab

Live animals and hands-on interactives show you L.A.’s wild side.

Sin Censura: A Mural Remembers L.A.

“This was my chance to show what I wish was in the history books.” 
—Chicana artist Barbara Carrasco

P-22

The story of L.A.’s most famous feline.

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Rise Up L.A. Oral Stories Project

How has the women's movement grown and changed over your lifetime?

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Celebrate Nature in L.A.

Online programming celebrating L.A. Nature Fest is now available!

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SnailBlitz 2020

From February 1 to March 31, 2020, you are invited to send NHMLAC photographs of the snails and slugs you find throughout Southern California.

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Wild L.A. Tour

Take a walk on nature’s wild side

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