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Project 23 RevealedWednesday, May 27, 2015

2 pm

Where: Museum Entrance

Length: 15 minutes

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

May
27
Wed

Discoveries from the Tar PitsWednesday, May 27, 2015

4 pm

Where: Museum Entrance

Length: 15 minutes

Explore what Los Angeles was really like during the Ice Age and how we're making new discoveries every day here at the world's most famous fossil excavation site.

May
27
Wed

Excavator TourWednesday, May 27, 2015

1 pm and 3 pm

Where: Fossil Lab

Length: 45 minutes

 

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, where live excavations can be seen.

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

May
27
Wed

Project 23 RevealedThursday, May 28, 2015

2 pm

Where: Museum Entrance

Length: 15 minutes

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

May
28
Thu

Discoveries from the Tar PitsThursday, May 28, 2015

4 pm

Where: Museum Entrance

Length: 15 minutes

Explore what Los Angeles was really like during the Ice Age and how we're making new discoveries every day here at the world's most famous fossil excavation site.

May
28
Thu

Excavator TourThursday, May 28, 2015

1 pm and 3 pm

Where: Fossil Lab

Length: 45 minutes

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, where live excavations can be seen.

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

May
28
Thu

Project 23 RevealedFriday, May 29, 2015

2 pm

Where: Museum Entrance

Length: 15 minutes

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

May
29
Fri

Discoveries from the Tar PitsFriday, May 29, 2015

4 pm

Where: Museum Entrance

Length: 15 minutes

Explore what Los Angeles was really like during the Ice Age and how we're making new discoveries every day here at the world's most famous fossil excavation site.

May
29
Fri

Ice Age EncountersFriday, May 29, 2015

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

Where: Ice Age Encounters Theater

Length: 25 minutes

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

May
29
Fri

Excavator TourFriday, May 29, 2015

1 pm and 3 pm

Where: Fossil Lab

Length: 45 minutes

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, where live excavations can be seen.

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

May
29
Fri

Inside the Fossil LabSaturday, May 30, 2015

11 am

Where: Fossil Lab

Length: 15 minutes

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

May
30
Sat

Discoveries from the Tar PitsSaturday, May 30, 2015

4 pm

Where: Museum Entrance

Length: 15 minutes

Explore what Los Angeles was really like during the Ice Age and how we're making new discoveries every day here at the world's most famous fossil excavation site.

May
30
Sat

Ice Age EncountersSaturday, May 30, 2015

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

Where: Ice Age Encounters Theater

Length: 25 minutes

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

May
30
Sat

Excavator TourSaturday, May 30, 2015

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

Where: Fossil Lab

Length: 45 minutes

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, where live excavations can be seen.

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

May
30
Sat

Inside the Fossil LabSunday, May 31, 2015

11:00 am

Where: Fossil Lab

Length: 15 minutes

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

May
31
Sun

Excavator TourSunday, May 31, 2015

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

Where: Fossil Lab

Length: 45 minutes

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, where live excavations can be seen.

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

 

May
31
Sun

Discoveries from the Tar PitsSunday, May 31, 2015

4 pm

Where: Museum Entrance

Length: 15 minutes

Explore what Los Angeles was really like during the Ice Age and how we’re making new discoveries every day here at the world’s most famous fossil excavation site.

May
31
Sun

Ice Age Encounters Sunday, May 31, 2015

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

Where: Ice Age Encounters Theater

Length: 25 minutes

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

May
31
Sun

Daily Activities

Excavator Tour 

Weekdays: 1 pm and 3 pm
Saturdays and Sundays: 12 pm, 1 pm, 2 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

Skip the lines and buy general admission tickets in advance.
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