Featured Event

Halloween Spooktacular – October 27, 2018

On Saturday, October 27th the Hi-Desert Nature Museum and the Town of Yucca Valley Recreation Department will host a Halloween Spooktacular at the Yucca Valley Community Center from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Participants of all ages are invited for an afternoon of Halloween-themed games and activities including a haunted house, face painting, photo … [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

BROWN BAG LUNCH LECTURE November 15, 2018 ~ 12 p.m. A Suicide Bombing at Giant RockĀ  presented by Mike Digby In the summer of 1942, a fifty-seven year old engineer and local eccentric by the name of Frank Critzer was known for two things: as the owner/operator of the Giant Rock airstrip in Landers in the Mojave Desert, and as the man who … [Read More...]