Tar Pits

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

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KNX On Your Corner: Page Museum At La Brea Tar Pits

To get a glimpse of the Miracle Mile’s past, one need go no further than the Page Museum at the La Brea Tar Pits.


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La Brea Tar Pits Marks 100th Anniversary With Free Admission

The La Brea Tar Pits is celebrating its 100th anniversary Monday by offering free admission to the public.


Crews were seen using heavy equipment to scour the La Brea Tar Pits in what was a reported search for a possible weapon used in an old homicide case. (credit: Margaret Carrero)

LAPD Searches For Murder Weapon At La Brea Tar Pits

Authorities were seen searching the La Brea Tar Pits on Thursday for a weapon possibly tied to a homicide.