School Visits


School Groups Are Free!

We welcome California-accredited school groups when they are booked at least two weeks in advance. School groups are: pre K-12 from public schools, private schools, Head Start programs, and child development centers.



Book Your Trip Now!

We offer a variety of programs for school visitors of all ages! 
Click here to see our list of new programs.
Click here to book.

Field Trips on the Metro!

Want to book a school visit to the Page, but don't have a bus? Metro's Transit Education Team is excited to offer the Student Field Trip Program, which provides access to 20 approved destinations - including the Page Museum and the La Brea Tar Pits!
Interested? Click here to learn more!


School Visits FAQs

Click here for more information on lunches, planning your trip, chaperones, and rescheduling. 

Teacher Resources

Download Ice Age lesson plans, activities, and materials that will help your students explore our Museum, the Tar Pits, and our excavation sites. Our "Teacher Resources" page will also keep you up to date on professional development workshops and other educator opportunities. 
Click here.

Homeschool Day

If you are a homeschool group, visit us for free on Homeschool Day! Homeschool Days will be hosted at the Page Museum on October 16, 2013 and January 15, April 28, and June 24, 2014.  No reservations required. Each day has a different theme and activities, so start the year with "Fossil Fanatics" in October and click here for a full list of this year's exciting programs. 

Ready to visit? Click here for parking, directions and more.

We also offer Homeschool Day at our sister institution the Natural History Museum


Are you a group but not a school? 
Click here or email


Current Excavations

We excavate seven days a week at the tar pits, because of the extraordinary number of fossils still in the ground.

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