Bringing nature, culture and history to our community
"History of the Civil War Through It's Artifacts" The "History of the Civil War Through It's Artifacts" is a hands-on display of hundreds of authentic relics from the 1860s with descriptions of each and a power point presentation that describes how they impacted/reflected the conflict between the states. Originally presented to Phi Alpha … [Read More...]
Hi-Desert Nature Museum “Art Tours Collective Show” Exhibition and Reception The Hi-Desert Nature Museum is pleased to partner with the Morongo Basin Cultural Arts Council to host the “Art Tours Collective Show.” This dynamic exhibition features the artwork of many artists … [Read More...]
Learn how to preserve your treasured family photographs by participating in the museum’s photo preservation workshop. Museum Registrar, Vanessa Cantu, will provide participants with tips on how to best store and handle various types of photographs, as well as guide them through the process of properly mounting them in scrapbooks and albums … [Read More...]
The museum has produced a promotional video with Dan O'Dowd and Paul Morehead. It's 3 1/2 minutes and highlights the museum and local attractions.
Click here to view...
The museum is open
Thur - Sat: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
and for special events
We are located in the Yucca Valley Community Center Complex at 57116 Twentynine Palms Highway, Yucca Valley, CA 92284.
Phone: (760) 369-7212
Stefanie Ritter is our resident biologist at the museum and is a wealth of information on the topic of natural science. Please feel free to email her your questions. If you would like an animal or plant identified, please be sure to attach an image to your message.
Send your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org