Featured Event

Brown Bag Lunch Lecture – September 20, 2018

Preserving Habitat for Rockhounds in the Mojave Desert presented by Lisbet Thoresen The Mojave Desert attracts millions of visitors every year. Its geological features are unique in the world, with the symmetrical volcanic cinder cones, lava flows and lava tubes of Pisgah and Amboy craters among the best representations of their kind. The … [Read More...]

Featured Exhibit

California A to Z September 6 – October 27, 2018

This Exhibit is curated and produced by the La Quinta Museum. Please visit the La Quinta Museum - another small Museum with great exhibits! 77885 Avenida Montezuma, La Quinta, CA 92253 … [Read More...]

Museum Updates

California Humanities Grant Awarded to the Hi-Desert Nature Museum

GIANT ROCK CLEAN-UP October 6, 2018 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Giant Rock In an effort to keep the Giant Rock area pristine the Hi-Desert Nature Museum will celebrate National Public Lands Day with Karyl Newman and Blight Sites, the BLM Barstow Field Office, the Mojave Desert Land Trust, the Landers Community Assoc., and all other volunteers … [Read More...]