Featured Event


Brown Bag Lunch Lecture – December 17, 2015

History of the Christmas Tree This entertaining lecture, presented by Stefanie Ritter, will follow the history of the Christmas tree from its beginnings in 8th century Germany with St. Boniface to today's America, where over 25 million real Christmas trees are sold every year. Bring your lunch, bring your friends, or just bring yourself … [Read More...]

Featured Exhibit


Convincing a Nation

“Convincing the Nation,” a new exhibit at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum, draws on historical artwork, archival material and artifacts to tell the story of the United States government’s efforts to capture people’s attention during World War II, as it sought public support and a cooperative home-front willing to put the needs of the … [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...]