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

While some women earned the right to vote in 1920, the fight was far from finished.

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

Thu

02

Jun

Los Angeles Underwater: Dig, Dive, Discover!

Homeschool Days FamilyYouth
  • 10 am

Discover L.A.’s prehistoric past as you explore our newest temporary exhibit, LA Underwater: The Prehistoric Sea Beneath Us, at NHM’s upcoming Homeschool Day!

Fri

03

Jun

NHM FIRST FRIDAYS 2022: June

After-Hours AdultFamily
  • 5 pm

First Fridays returns to the roots of well-being, reawakened with new ideas drawn from ancient ways. This season we look to the power of plants and fungi to save us.

NHM welcomes you back to the long-running series featuring exciting live performances, eclectic DJs, and thoughtful discussions. Enjoy food and drinks in our Nature Gardens and explore the Museum after-hours.

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First Fridays 2022

From Seeds to Psychedelics
First Fridays returns to the roots of well-being, reawakened with new ideas drawn from ancient ways. This season we look to the power of plants and fungi to save us.

NHM welcomes you back to the long running series featuring exciting live performances, eclectic DJs, and thoughtful discussions. Enjoy food and drinks in our Nature Gardens and explore the museum after-hours.

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NHM Extended Hours

Extended hours from 5 pm to 8 pm every Friday, from July 9th to August 6th.

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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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