Bringing nature, culture and history to our community
Considering Traditional Native Plant Use: Integration into our Modern Lives with Leslie Mouriquand M.A, RPA Leslie Mouriquand M.A, RPA will discuss the cultural history of traditional plant use by the Cahuilla people, and anthropological theory when considering traditional uses of plants as medicines, foods, and for ceremony. The focus … [Read More...]
on display January 8 - February 28, 2015 Celebrating traditional California Indian food sources "Seaweed, Salmon and Manzanita Cider" features historic and contemporary photos, baskets and other artifacts, food specimens, memoirs, and recipes of Native American cuisine. The exhibit also showcases the extensive and sophisticated system of … [Read More...]
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Exhibition on display March 5 - April 25, 2015 As part of our Earth Day Celebration on Saturday, April 18, 2015, the community is invited to contribute artwork from recycled or reused materials for display in our "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle" exhibition. For more information click here. … [Read More...]
The museum has produced a promotional video with Dan O'Dowd and Paul Morehead. It's 3 1/2 minutes and highlights the museum and local attractions.
Click here to view...
The museum is open
Thur - Sat: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
and for special events
We are located in the Yucca Valley Community Center Complex at 57116 Twentynine Palms Highway, Yucca Valley, CA 92284.
Phone: (760) 369-7212
Stefanie Ritter is our resident biologist at the museum and is a wealth of information on the topic of natural science. Please feel free to email her your questions. If you would like an animal or plant identified, please be sure to attach an image to your message.
Send your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org