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Project 23 RevealedWednesday, September 3, 2014

2:30 pm

Talk to a real excavator and learn the inside story of Project 23 and the newest discoveries they've uncovered.

Sep
03
Wed

Inside the Fossil LabWednesday, September 3, 2014

1:30 pm

Discover how our paleontologists clean, sort, and study fossils uncovered in the Tar Pits!

Sep
03
Wed

Excavator TourWednesday, September 3, 2014

12:30 pm and 3:30 pm

 

Experience the All-New Excavator Tour
The tour explores the inside and outside of active excavation spots at the La Brea Tar Pits and Page Museum. Stops include the Fossil Lab where real paleontologists work; the newly re-opened Observation Pit; and Project 23 and Pit 91, where live excavations can be seen.

FREE timed ticket with General Admission
Space is limited – so book early!

Sep
03
Wed

Project 23 RevealedThursday, September 4, 2014

2:30 pm

Talk to a real excavator and learn the inside story of Project 23 and the newest discoveries they've uncovered.

Sep
04
Thu

Inside the Fossil LabThursday, September 4, 2014

1:30 pm

Discover how our paleontologists clean, sort, and study fossils uncovered in the Tar Pits!

Sep
04
Thu

Excavator TourThursday, September 4, 2014

12:30 pm and 3:30 pm

Experience the All-New Excavator Tour
The tour explores the inside and outside of active excavation spots at the La Brea Tar Pits and Page Museum. Stops include the Fossil Lab where real paleontologists work; the newly re-opened Observation Pit; and Project 23 and Pit 91, where live excavations can be seen.

FREE timed ticket with General Admission
Space is limited, so book early!

Sep
04
Thu

Project 23 RevealedFriday, September 5, 2014

2:30 pm

Talk to a real excavator and learn the inside story of Project 23 and the newest discoveries they've uncovered.

Sep
05
Fri

Inside the Fossil LabFriday, September 5, 2014

1:30 pm

Discover how our paleontologists clean, sort, and study fossils uncovered in the Tar Pits!

Sep
05
Fri

Ice Age EncountersFriday, September 5, 2014

10:30 am, 11:15 am and 12 pm

Experience a multimedia performance where we dig into the past to uncover the mysteries of some of the extinct creatures who roamed Ice Age Los Angeles over 10,000 years ago. This dynamic, 15-minute show features a life-size adult Saber-toothed Cat puppet, a live performance and film projections that bring the distant past to life.

$3 per person, FREE for members with timed-tickets.
Buy tickets

Sep
05
Fri

Excavator TourFriday, September 5, 2014

12:30 pm and 3:30 pm

 

Experience the All-New Excavator Tour
The tour explores the inside and outside of active excavation spots at the La Brea Tar Pits and Page Museum. Stops include the Fossil Lab where real paleontologists work; the newly re-opened Observation Pit; and Project 23 and Pit 91, where live excavations can be seen.

FREE for Members
with timed-tickets.
Space is limited – so book early!

Sep
05
Fri

Inside the Fossil LabSaturday, September 6, 2014

3:30 pm

Discover how our paleontologists clean, sort, and study fossils uncovered in the Tar Pits. 

Sep
06
Sat

Project 23 RevealedSaturday, September 6, 2014

2 pm

Talk to a real excavator and learn the inside story of Project 23 and the newest discoveries they've uncovered.

Sep
06
Sat

Ice Age EncountersSaturday, September 6, 2014

11:30 am, 1:30 pm, and 2:30 pm

Experience a multimedia performance where we dig into the past to uncover the mysteries of some of the extinct creatures who roamed Ice Age Los Angeles over 10,000 years ago. This dynamic, 15-minute show features a life-size adult Saber-toothed Cat puppet, a live performance and film projections that bring the distant past to life.

$3 per person, FREE for members with timed-tickets.
Buy tickets

Sep
06
Sat

Excavator TourSaturday, September 6, 2014

12 pm, 1 pm, 2 pm, and 3 pm

 

Experience the All-New Excavator Tour
The tour explores the inside and outside of active excavation spots at the La Brea Tar Pits and Page Museum. Stops include the Fossil Lab where real paleontologists work; the newly re-opened Observation Pit; and Project 23 and Pit 91, where live excavations can be seen.

FREE timed-tickets with General Admission
Space is limited – so book early!

Sep
06
Sat

Inside the Fossil LabSunday, September 7, 2014

3:30 pm

Discover how our paleontologists clean, sort, and study fossils uncovered in the Tar Pits!

Sep
07
Sun

Project 23 RevealedSunday, September 7, 2014

2 pm

Talk to a real excavator and learn the inside story of Project 23 and the newest discoveries they've uncovered.

Sep
07
Sun

Excavator TourSunday, September 7, 2014

12 pm, 1 pm, 2 pm, and 3 pm

Experience the All-New Excavator Tour

The tour explores the inside and outside of active excavation spots at the La Brea Tar Pits and Page Museum. Stops include the Fossil Lab where real paleontologists work; the newly re-opened Observation Pit; and Project 23 and Pit 91, where live excavations can be seen.

FREE timed tickets with General Admission.
Space is limited – so book early!

 

Sep
07
Sun

Ice Age Encounters Sunday, September 7, 2014

11:30 am, 1:30 pm, and 2:30 pm

Experience a multimedia performance where we dig into the past to uncover the mysteries of some of the extinct creatures who roamed Ice Age Los Angeles over 10,000 years ago. This dynamic, 15-minute show features a life-size adult Saber-toothed Cat puppet, a live performance and film projections that bring the distant past to life.

$3 per person, FREE for members with timed-tickets.
Buy tickets

Sep
07
Sun

Inside the Fossil LabMonday, September 8, 2014

1:30 pm

Discover how our paleontologists clean, sort, and study fossils uncovered in the Tar Pits!

Sep
08
Mon

Project 23 RevealedMonday, September 8, 2014

2:30 pm

Talk to a real excavator and learn the inside story of Project 23 and the newest discoveries they've uncovered.

Sep
08
Mon

Excavator TourMonday, September 8, 2014

12:30 pm and 3:30 pm

Experience the All-New Excavator Tour
The tour explores the inside and outside of active excavation spots at the La Brea Tar Pits and Page Museum. Stops include the Fossil Lab where real paleontologists work; the newly re-opened Observation Pit; and Project 23 and Pit 91, where live excavations can be seen.

FREE timed tickets with General Admission.
Space is limited – so book early!

Sep
08
Mon

Project 23 RevealedTuesday, September 9, 2014

2:30 pm

Talk to a real excavator and learn the inside story of Project 23 and the newest discoveries they've uncovered.

Sep
09
Tue

Inside the Fossil LabTuesday, September 9, 2014

1:30 pm 

Discover how our paleontologists clean, sort, and study fossils uncovered in the Tar Pits!

Sep
09
Tue

Excavator TourTuesday, September 9, 2014

12:30 pm and 3:30 pm

Experience the All-New Excavator Tour

The tour explores the inside and outside of active excavation spots at the La Brea Tar Pits and Page Museum. Stops include the Fossil Lab where real paleontologists work; the newly re-opened Observation Pit; and Project 23 and Pit 91, where live excavations can be seen.

FREE timed ticket with General Admission
Space is limited – so book early!

Sep
09
Tue

Daily Activities

Excavator Tour 

Weekdays: 11:30 am, 2:30 pm, and 3:30 pm
Saturdays and Sundays: 11 am, 1 pm, and 3 pm

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Observation Pit (outside)

Exclusively open for Excavator Tours!
Get a birds-eye-view of how fossils were buried.

Pit 91 Viewing Station (outside)

Open 9:30 am - 5 pm
An excavation site with undisturbed fossils still in the ground.

Project 23 (outside)

Live excavation seven days a week!

Pleistocene Garden (outside)

See what L.A. looked like in the Ice Age! This was planted according to fossil seeds excavated from Pit 91.

Fossil Lab (inside)

Open 9:30 am - 5 pm
Watch our paleontologists work!

Self-Guided Scavenger Hunts
Download PDF here!

Tickets

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