This natural history museum offers educational displays related to the natural sciences. It also works to document and preserve the natural history of Kern County. The Museum is the repository of the largest collection of Shark Tooth Hill Miocene Fossils in the world. The museum offers plenty for adults, but proclaims that "the heart and soul of the Museum are the kids."


  • This is the only museum in Central California that, at a single facility, displays exhibits with Anatomy, Astronomy, Archeology, Anthropology, Biology, Geology and Paleontology
    This is the only museum in Central California that, at a single facility, displays exhibits with Anatomy, Astronomy, Archeology, Anthropology, Biology, Geology and Paleontology