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Project 23 RevealedWednesday, March 4, 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.

Mar
04
Wed

Discoveries from the Tar PitsWednesday, March 4, 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.

Mar
04
Wed

Excavator TourWednesday, March 4, 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!

Mar
04
Wed

Project 23 RevealedThursday, March 5, 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.

Mar
05
Thu

Discoveries from the Tar PitsThursday, March 5, 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.

Mar
05
Thu

Excavator TourThursday, March 5, 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!

Mar
05
Thu

Project 23 RevealedFriday, March 6, 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.

Mar
06
Fri

Discoveries from the Tar PitsFriday, March 6, 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.

Mar
06
Fri

Ice Age EncountersFriday, March 6, 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

Mar
06
Fri

Excavator TourFriday, March 6, 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!

Mar
06
Fri

Inside the Fossil LabSaturday, March 7, 2015

3:30 pm

Where: Fossil Lab

Length: 15 minutes

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

Mar
07
Sat

Project 23 RevealedSaturday, March 7, 2015

11 am

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.

Mar
07
Sat

Discoveries from the Tar PitsSaturday, March 7, 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.

Mar
07
Sat

Ice Age EncountersSaturday, March 7, 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

Mar
07
Sat

Excavator TourSaturday, March 7, 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!

Mar
07
Sat

Inside the Fossil LabSunday, March 8, 2015

3:30 pm

Where: Fossil Lab

Length: 15 minutes

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

Mar
08
Sun

Project 23 RevealedSunday, March 8, 2015

11 am

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.

Mar
08
Sun

Excavator TourSunday, March 8, 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!

 

Mar
08
Sun

Discoveries from the Tar PitsSunday, March 8, 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.

Mar
08
Sun

Ice Age Encounters Sunday, March 8, 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

Mar
08
Sun

Project 23 RevealedMonday, March 9, 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.

Mar
09
Mon

Discoveries from the Tar PitsMonday, March 9, 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.

Mar
09
Mon

Excavator TourMonday, March 9, 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 tickets with General Admission.
Space is limited – so book early!

Mar
09
Mon

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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