The La Brea Tar Pits, featured prominently in the movie
" as the site of "Mt. Wilshire," are located along the Miracle Mile
section of Wilshire Boulevard
. Also located on the same site are the Los Angeles County Museum of Art
) and the George C. Page
Museum, a branch of the Natural History
Museum of Los Angeles County that deals specifically with the La Brea Tar Pits excavations.
The address of LACMA is 5905 WIlshire Blvd; The Page Museum is as 5801 Wilshire, with the Tar Pits scattered through the park on the block.