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Page Museum at the La Brea Tar Pits:

5801 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 857-6300
 

Hours:

Open 9:30 am to 5 pm every day of the year, with four exceptions.

We are closed on:

  • Independence Day (July 4)
  • Thanksgiving Day (fourth Thursday of November)
  • Christmas Day (December 25)
  • New Year's Day (January 1)

Prices:

Admission Only

Members: Free - Join Now!
Children 2 and under, CA EBT cardholders with I.D., CA teachers with I.D., and active military with I.D.: Free
Children 3-12: $5
Youths 13-17, Seniors 62+, and college students with I.D.: $9
Adults: $12

Ice Age Package 

Members: Free 
Children 2 and under: Free
CA EBT cardholders with I.D., CA teachers with I.D., and active military with I.D.: $3
Children 3-12: $8
Youths 13-17, Seniors 62+, and college students with I.D.: $12
Adults: $15

Free general admission on the first Tuesday of every month, except July and August.

 

Parking:

$9 flat rate

The Museum's parking lot is located at the corner of Curson Ave. and 6th St., directly behind the museum (enter from the western side of Curson Ave).

 

Important note about parking:

If you choose street parking, please read all parking signs carefully, as restrictions apply.  Most importantly, DO NOT PARK ALONG WILSHIRE BOULEVARD between the hours of 7-9 am and 4-7 pm (Monday - Friday), or your car will be ticketed and towed.  This applies even if you are parked at a meter.

Directions:

The Page Museum is surrounded by four freeways: I-10, US-101, I-110, and I-405. Directions from these four freeways are listed below.  (These directions are suggestions only.)

From Interstate 10 (Santa Monica Freeway) Eastbound
Follow the 10 East to the Fairfax Avenue Exit.  Head north on Fairfax Avenue to Wilshire Boulevard.  Turn right on Wilshire Boulevard.  Drive five blocks to Curson Avenue.  Turn left on Curson Avenue.  Our parking lot will be on the left-hand side at the end of the block.

From Interstate 10 (Santa Monica Freeway) Westbound
Follow the 10 West to the La Brea Avenue Exit.  Head north on La Brea Avenue to Wilshire Boulevard.  Turn left on Wilshire Boulevard.  Drive 10 blocks to Curson Avenue.  Turn right on Curson Avenue.  Our parking lot will be on the left-hand side at the end of the block.

From US Route 101 (Hollywood Freeway) Northbound
Follow the 101 North to the 10 West.  Follow the 10 West to the La Brea Avenue Exit.  Head north on La Brea Avenue to Wilshire Boulevard.  Turn left on Wilshire Boulevard.  Drive 10 blocks to Curson Avenue.  Turn right on Curson Avenue.  Our parking lot will be on the left-hand side at the end of the block.

From US Route 101 (Hollywood Freeway) Southbound
Follow the 101 South to the Highland Avenue Exit.  Follow Highland Avenue south to Wilshire Boulevard.  Turn right on Wilshire Boulevard.  Drive 15 blocks to Curson Avenue. Turn right on Curson Avenue.  Our parking lot will be on the left-hand side at the end of the block.

From Interstate 110 (Harbor Freeway) Northbound
Follow the 110 North to the 10 West.  Follow the 10 West to the La Brea Avenue Exit.  Head north on La Brea Avenue to Wilshire Boulevard.  Turn left on Wilshire Boulevard.  Drive 10 blocks to Curson Avenue.  Turn right on Curson Avenue.  Our parking lot will be on the left-hand side at the end of the block.

From Interstate 110 (Harbor Freeway) Southbound
Follow the 110 South to the 10 West.  Follow the 10 West to the La Brea Avenue Exit.  Head north on La Brea Avenue to Wilshire Boulevard.  Turn left on Wilshire Boulevard.  Drive 10 blocks to Curson Avenue.  Turn right on Curson Avenue.  Our parking lot will be on the left-hand side at the end of the block.

From Interstate 405 (San Diego Freeway) Northbound
Follow the 405 North to the 10 East.  Follow the 10 East to the Fairfax Avenue Exit.  Head north on Fairfax Avenue to Wilshire Boulevard.  Turn right on Wilshire Boulevard.  Drive five blocks to Curson Avenue.  Turn left on Curson Avenue.  Our parking lot will be on the left-hand side at the end of the block.

From Interstate 405 (San Diego Freeway) Southbound
Follow the 405 South to the 10 East.  Follow the 10 East to the Fairfax Avenue Exit.  Head north on Fairfax Avenue to Wilshire Boulevard.  Turn right on Wilshire Boulevard.  Drive five blocks to Curson Avenue.  Turn left on Curson Avenue.  Our parking lot will be on the left-hand side at the end of the block.

Ice Age Encounters

For a roaring good time check out the Ice Age Encounters show!
Now playing on Saturdays and Sundays. Get Tickets!

Tickets

Skip the lines and buy general admission tickets in advance

Buy Tickets

Daily Activities

Pit 91 Viewing Station (outside)

Open 10 am - 4 pm
An excavation site with undisturbed fossils still in the ground.

Guided Tours

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

Open 6 am - 10  pm
Live excavation seven days a week!

Pleistocene Garden (outside)

Open 6 am - 10 pm
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!