La Brea Tar Pits

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Best Family Friendly Museums In Los Angeles

The Los Angeles area is packed with great museums and unique exhibits throughout the city. Here is just a small sampling of the many places that will captivate a family’s varied interests.


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LA’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: December 8th – 14th

Check out the Priceless Things To Do this week in LA, week of December 8th-14th.


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Best Free Winter Activities For Families In Los Angeles

Enjoy winter in the Southland with these free activities.


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Best Interesting Public Art Sculptures in Los Angeles

Public art and sculptures truly make a city come alive to both its visitors and its residents.


Meganne Macias works on the giant pelvis of "Zed," a Colombian mammoth fossil discovered 80 percent complete, in the laboratory at the Page Museum at the La Brea Tar Pits in 2009. (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Reopened Site Presents Another Look At The Past At La Brea Tar Pits

For the first time in six years, Pit 91 is back in business at the La Brea Tar Pits.

CBS Los Angeles–06/20/2014

Max was stolen along with his owner's car on Friday. Both are back home today. (credit: CBS)

Dog, Car Stolen From Restaurant Parking Lot Returned To Rightful Owner

Max turned up this morning, still inside the stolen vehicle.


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Scientists Dig For Fossils In LA A Century Later

Scientists are still digging for Ice Age fossils in the heart of Los Angeles after a century of discoveries. So much has been uncovered from the La Brea Tar Pits that crews have a backlog of bones to clean and sort through.


La Brea Tar Pits

A Scientific And Historic Treasure Right In Your Own Backyard

The La Brea Tar Pits are one of the largest collections of fossils in the world. And it is within a very short drive from Los Angeles, so don’t miss out on this California treasure.


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La Brea Tar Pits: Discover a Prehistoric Adventure On The Miracle Mile

<< Sponsored Post >> 11,000 years ago the Los Angeles area thronged with exotic mammals that only a masterful Hollywood CGI-specialist could conjure up today—huge furry creatures hearkening back to a time of legends.In time, […]


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What You’re Doing This Week: January 7

The new year is under way and there is always plenty to do in the greater Los Angeles area. Check out our picks for this week. January 7, 2013 Kimono in the 20th Century – […]

CBS Los Angeles–01/07/2013


Best Places For Moms To Meet In Los Angeles

Whether you’re new in town, just had a baby or are looking to meet like-minded moms, Los Angeles has many choices for you. Participate in special classes promoting physical activity for you and your child, […]



Guide to Kid-Friendly Museums In Los Angeles

Take your kids to one of these great museums LA has to offer for some learning and family fun at the same time!

CBS Los Angeles–02/11/2011


Top Picks For Families: January 3-10

While many kids will be back at school this week, all of Los Angeles Unified School District students are still off. Here are some activities for families looking for something fun to do this week.

CBS Los Angeles–01/03/2011


This Week’s Top Family Picks: Dec. 6-12th

Whether it be the Rockettes kicking off Christmas capers downtown or Los Angeles-area children singing songs in a variety of languages to capture the winter spirit, there are plenty of ways to get your holiday fix this weekend.