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For many years, we've been adding fuel to the fire.
Live animals and hands-on interactives show you L.A.’s wild side.
“This was my chance to show what I wish was in the history books.”
—Chicana artist Barbara Carrasco
The story of L.A.’s most famous feline.
Explore how people, place, and possibility helped create Los Angeles.
L.A. Nature Fest
L.A. Nature Fest is a two-day festival that celebrates L.A.'s wild side!
Homeschool Day: Amazing Habitats!
Explore the diversity of habitats on earth, both past and present!
Examining a staple of the L.A. backyard.
Let me introduce you to a tiny parasitic wasp that makes a unique nursery for its offspring.
Join us for new, science-infused mini-adventures!
The group was thrilled to take tours of the Nature Gardens and our expansive collections, meet our friendly staff, and learn about working at museums.
Fall in love with silent films at the inaugural Newhallywood Silent Film Festival 2020
In Los Angeles, you can find nature in some unexpected places. NHM's SuperProject keeps track with help from the community.
From February 1 to March 31, 2020, you are invited to send NHMLAC photographs of the snails and slugs you find throughout Southern California.
Take a walk on nature’s wild side
Your first place to discover L.A.
While NHM is not currently working on these projects, they have influenced our current community science projects.