Featured Event

Brown Bag Lunch Lecture – June 21, 2018

Coyote Hole Canyon Surprises By John Michael Rafter Coyote Hole Canyon is located near Joshua Tree Village, California, and just north of the north entrance to Joshua Tree National Park.  The approximately 3,000-foot-long canyon stretches from south to north and rock art can be found on its east and west sides on granitic boulders.  John was … [Read More...]

Featured Exhibit

Toys – The Inside Story May 24 – September 1, 2018

Peek inside some popular toys! Explore linkages, cams, pulleys and circuits. Steady your hands and win at Operation®! Activate different electrical circuits. Discover what makes Jack jump. Crank gears and make toys spin! Find out which mechanisms make toys move, and how! This exhibit was produced and is traveled by the Sciencenter, … [Read More...]

Museum Updates

Chamber Music at the Museum June 9 & 10, 2018

  Tickets are available for a donation of $15 for standard seating and $20 for preferred seating.* Tickets can be purchased online, at the Yucca Valley Community Center Monday – Thursday, 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. or at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum Thursday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Having trouble signing up online?  Click … [Read More...]