Natural History Museum
Discover nature, science, culture, and L.A. inside and out through tours, hands-on learning experiences, and exhibitions.
The Nature Gardens allow visitors to spot birds and butterflies and explore an edible garden. The Nature Lab features live animals, touchable specimens, citizen science projects and multi-media. Dino Lab allows visitors to watch the assemblage of real dinosaur fossils. Enjoy seasonal exhibitions such as the Butterfly Pavilion in the spring and Spider Pavilion in fall, check website for dates.
Kids can also enjoy sleepovers, Critter Club (3-5 years olds), Junior Scientists (6-9), and teen programs, plus vacation-break camps. Check out their calendar for updated events and activities for the whole family.
Free admission on the first Tuesdays of every month. Admission is also free for California teachers, EBT cardholders, and active or retired military with ID.
Exposition Park, 900 Exposition Blvd., Los Angeles