Best history museums in Los Angeles

Check out the top history museums in Los Angeles, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
1. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
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57 local reviews
900 West Exposition Boulevard, Los Angeles
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+1 213-763-3466
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Roy
This is one of the largest natural history museums in the USA, it holds a collection of almost 35 million spec…
Natasha
The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County is the largest natural and historical museum in the western U…
Thamara
The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County is the largest natural and historical museum in the western U…
1. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
1. Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
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57 local reviews
900 West Exposition Boulevard, Los Angeles
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+1 213-763-3466
Roy
Roy
This is one of the largest natural history museums in the USA, it holds a collection of almost 35 million specimens and artifacts some of wh…
Natasha
Natasha
The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County is the largest natural and historical museum in the western United States,] Its collections…
Thamara
Thamara
The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County is the largest natural and historical museum in the western United States, Its collections …
2. California Science Center
2. California Science Center
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60 local reviews
700 Exposition Park Dr, Los Angeles
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
(323) 724-3623
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Tema
Great wall o' fish tank, 3d movies such as Hubble & Space Station 3D IMAX, not to be missed. Great for kids a…
Randy
A science nirvana for big and small. All hands-on and all kinds of science. Biomes galore. Giant aquarium. Get…
Jennifer
The California Science Center is a state agency and museum located in Exposition Park, Los Angeles, next to th…
2. California Science Center
2. California Science Center
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60 local reviews
700 Exposition Park Dr, Los Angeles
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
(323) 724-3623
Tema
Tema
Great wall o' fish tank, 3d movies such as Hubble & Space Station 3D IMAX, not to be missed. Great for kids and kids at heart. Museum entr…
Randy
Randy
A science nirvana for big and small. All hands-on and all kinds of science. Biomes galore. Giant aquarium. Get close to bugs, lizards, spide…
Jennifer
Jennifer
The California Science Center is a state agency and museum located in Exposition Park, Los Angeles, next to the Natural History Museum of Lo…
3. The La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
3. The La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
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141 local reviews
5801 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+1 213-763-3499
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Jeddamarie
This is a great place to visit, there is also a natural history museum and art museum located in the park as w…
Howard
Ever wonder what happened to the Wooley Mammoth? Well, wonder no more at this natural history museum.
Shannon
Fun little Natural History Museum of Los Angeles with Tar still seeping out of the ground.
3. The La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
3. The La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
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141 local reviews
5801 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+1 213-763-3499
Jeddamarie
Jeddamarie
This is a great place to visit, there is also a natural history museum and art museum located in the park as well as restaurants
Howard
Howard
Ever wonder what happened to the Wooley Mammoth? Well, wonder no more at this natural history museum.
Shannon
Shannon
Fun little Natural History Museum of Los Angeles with Tar still seeping out of the ground.
4. Culver City
4. Culver City
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27 local reviews
8817 Washington Boulevard, Culver City
+1 323-466-3876
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Adam
Train station in Culver City that goes to Downtown LA via the Natural History Museum, California Science Cente…
Belize
This train will take you all the way downtown in less than 20 minutes! Stops include the Natural History Museu…
Eloisa
Want to go to Downtown? Or connect to another Metro that takes you to Hollywood this will be your best option…
4. Culver City
4. Culver City
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27 local reviews
8817 Washington Boulevard, Culver City
+1 323-466-3876
Adam
Adam
Train station in Culver City that goes to Downtown LA via the Natural History Museum, California Science Center, and Staples Center. You ca…
Belize
Belize
This train will take you all the way downtown in less than 20 minutes! Stops include the Natural History Museum, Science Center, and the Sta…
Eloisa
Eloisa
Want to go to Downtown? Or connect to another Metro that takes you to Hollywood this will be your best option. From our Airbnb you can catc…
5. Exposition Park Dr
5. Exposition Park Dr
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3 local reviews
Exposition Park Dr, Los Angeles
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Louie & Agla
Exposition Park Attractions: California African American Museum Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County R…
Mimi
I love going there because there are several wonderful museums in walking distance from each other. The Califo…
Mimi
I love going there because there are several wonderful museums in walking distance from each other. The Califo…
5. Exposition Park Dr
5. Exposition Park Dr
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3 local reviews
Exposition Park Dr, Los Angeles
Louie & Agla
Louie & Agla
Exposition Park Attractions: California African American Museum Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County Rose Garden EXPO Center
Mimi
Mimi
I love going there because there are several wonderful museums in walking distance from each other. The California Science Center is the Spa…
Mimi
Mimi
I love going there because there are several wonderful museums in walking distance from each other. The California Science Center is the Spa…
6. Exposition Park
6. Exposition Park
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9 local reviews
700 Exposition Park Dr, Los Angeles
(213) 744-7458
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Peggy J
Exposition Park houses: LA84 Foundation/John C. Argue Swim Stadium; Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum; Los Angele…
Erika
From their website: About Exposition Park Roses from the Rose Garden The Rose Garden in Exposition Park The …
Qiana
A beautiful park with a stunning rose garden. It's really close by and is located next to the Natural History…
6. Exposition Park
6. Exposition Park
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9 local reviews
700 Exposition Park Dr, Los Angeles
(213) 744-7458
Peggy J
Peggy J
Exposition Park houses: LA84 Foundation/John C. Argue Swim Stadium; Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum; Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena; Natur…
Erika
Erika
From their website: About Exposition Park Roses from the Rose Garden The Rose Garden in Exposition Park The California Science Center is l…
Qiana
Qiana
A beautiful park with a stunning rose garden. It's really close by and is located next to the Natural History Museum and California Science…