Featured Event

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Chamber Music at the Museum – October 8 & October 9, 2016

Chamber Music at the Museum Featuring the Encelia Chamber Ensemble & Friends Saturday, October 8 at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, October 9 at 2:00 p.m. (Matinee)   The “Encelias” will be joined by David & Paulette Miller a Flute & Harp Duo. David and Paulette have been performing together for many years in Southern … [Read More...]

Featured Exhibit


NPS centennial exhibit 2016

Joshua Tree  National Park: The Science Laboratory in your Backyard on display September 30 through December 17, 2016 Opening Reception and Keynote Speaker on Friday, September 30, 2016 Reception starts at 5:00 p.m. and Keynote Speaker at 7:00 p.m Besides being a place where locals and tourists enjoy the tranquility and serene … [Read More...]

Museum Updates


Halloween Spooktakular – October 29, 2016

Join us for a day of Halloween-themed games and activities at the Yucca Valley Community Center and the Hi-Desert Nature Museum. Dress in costume or come as you are and enjoy our frightfully fun activities. Contest rules for Carved Pumpkin and Costume Contest: Halloween Contest Rules2016   … [Read More...]