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Natural History Museum – Behind the Scenes Private Tour

August 2, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm


August 2, 2017
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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It’s not just your grandma’s
Natural History Museum….

Join us as we take a peak behind the curtains at today’s Natural History Museum of Los Angeles….Spiders and all!

A special thanks to Trusteeship member, Lori Bettison-Varga, the museum’s President & Director, who has put together a fun evening with special, behind the scenes tours to
non-public areas!

The evening will comprise of three tour options (one tour per visitor) from Museum curators, Regina Wetzer, Kirk Fitzhugh, and Greg Pauly who will lead us behind the scenes.


  1. Marine Invertebrates (possibly crustaceans)
  2. Polychaetes Annelida (segmented marine worms-much more beautiful and interesting than that sounds!)
  3. Herpetology (reptiles and amphibians)

5:30-6:15 pm   Arrival time
6:30 pm            Tours will begin after a a brief introduction and will be about 45 minutes in length.
7:15 pm            A delicious dinner will be served in the museum Board room.
8:30 pm          Dinner concludes

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
900 Exposition Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90007

“When I joined The Trusteeship, I had spent my whole life in government service and nonprofit organizations. The Trusteeship has introduced me to previously unfamiliar worlds (corporate, military, film, international) and the wonderful women who populate them, and in the process helped me better appreciate their work and my own.”

– Ruth