May 26, 2013
11 am - 1:45 pm
Wednesdays: 10:30 am, 11:30 am, and 1:30 pm
Saturdays: 11 am, 12:30 pm, and 1:45 pm
Free with Page admission.
Please buy tickets in advance
as seating is limited.
Come meet a life-sized
Saber-toothed Cat puppet
and her baby named Nibbles!
Megafauna Book Signing! Wednesday, May 29, 2013 6 pm - 9 pm
Megafauna: Giant Beasts of Pleistocene South American with Richard A. Farina
More than 10,000 years ago spectacularly large mammals roamed the pampas and jungles of South America. This book tells the story of these great beasts during and just after the Pleistocene, the geological epoch marked by the great ice ages! 6 pm lecture; 7 pm book signing.
Pit 91 Viewing Station (outside)
Open 10 am - 4 pm
An excavation site with undisturbed fossils still in the ground.
Weekdays: 1 pm and 3 pm
Weekends: 11 am, 1 pm, and 3 pm
Start inside, then explore Museum or Hancock Park.
Fishbowl Lab (inside)
Open 9:30 am - 5 pm
Watch our paleontologists work!
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.
Self-Guided Scavenger Hunts
Download PDF here!
Skip the lines and buy general admission tickets in advance