Featured Event


MBHS presents – February 10, 2016

“Reptiles of the Morongo Basin” Herpetologist, Robert Black will speak about habitats, range, and how to identify reptiles in the Morongo Basin. He will discuss how reptiles have adapted to the extremes of our high desert ecosystem. Bring your questions about lizards, snakes and desert tortoises. * Join the Morongo Basin Historical … [Read More...]

Featured Exhibit


Pollinators: Keeping Company with Flowers

January 7 - February 20, 2016 Pollinators: Keeping Company with Flowers is an exhibit portraying the relationship between flowers and pollinators. The exhibit is based around 70-some photographs of pollinators in wild and garden settings, primarily taken by Northern California plantsman and naturalist, John Whittlesey. These images … [Read More...]

Museum Updates


Museum Science Survey

The community's feedback is important to us. The Hi-Desert Nature Museum would like to know your thoughts about Natural Science and Desert Ecology education, as it prepares to make some changes to its exhibits. Click on the Logo to enter the Survey! … [Read More...]