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Project 23 RevealedWednesday, October 22, 2014

2:30 pm

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

Oct
22
Wed

Discoveries from the Tar PitsWednesday, October 22, 2014

1:30 pm

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.

Oct
22
Wed

Project 23 RevealedThursday, October 23, 2014

2:30 pm

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

Oct
23
Thu

Discoveries from the Tar PitsThursday, October 23, 2014

1:30 pm

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.

Oct
23
Thu

Excavator TourThursday, October 23, 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, where live excavations can be seen.

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

Oct
23
Thu

Project 23 RevealedFriday, October 24, 2014

2:30 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.

Oct
24
Fri

Discoveries from the Tar PitsFriday, October 24, 2014

1:30 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.

Oct
24
Fri

Ice Age EncountersFriday, October 24, 2014

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

Oct
24
Fri

Excavator TourFriday, October 24, 2014

12:30 pm and 3:30 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!

Oct
24
Fri

Inside the Fossil LabSaturday, October 25, 2014

3:30 pm

Where: Fossil Lab

Length: 15 minutes

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

Oct
25
Sat

Project 23 RevealedSaturday, October 25, 2014

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.

Oct
25
Sat

Discoveries from the Tar PitsSaturday, October 25, 2014

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.

Oct
25
Sat

Ice Age EncountersSaturday, October 25, 2014

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

Oct
25
Sat

Excavator TourSaturday, October 25, 2014

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!

Oct
25
Sat

Inside the Fossil LabSunday, October 26, 2014

3:30 pm

Where: Fossil Lab

Length: 15 minutes

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

Oct
26
Sun

Project 23 RevealedSunday, October 26, 2014

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.

Oct
26
Sun

Excavator TourSunday, October 26, 2014

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!

 

Oct
26
Sun

Discoveries from the Tar PitsSunday, October 26, 2014

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.

Oct
26
Sun

Ice Age Encounters Sunday, October 26, 2014

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

Oct
26
Sun

Project 23 RevealedMonday, October 27, 2014

2:30 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.

Oct
27
Mon

Discoveries from the Tar PitsMonday, October 27, 2014

1:30 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.

Oct
27
Mon

Excavator TourMonday, October 27, 2014

12:30 pm and 3:30 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!

Oct
27
Mon

Project 23 RevealedTuesday, October 28, 2014

2:30 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.

Oct
28
Tue

Discoveries from the Tar PitsTuesday, October 28, 2014

1:30 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.

Oct
28
Tue

Excavator TourTuesday, October 28, 2014

12:30 pm and 3:30 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!

Oct
28
Tue

Daily Activities

Excavator Tour 

Weekdays: 12:30 pm and 3:30 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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