The Hi-Desert Nature Museum is a family-oriented facility with collections
and exhibits related to the deserts unique natural and historical
elements. The museum features educational opportunities for visitors of
all ages, including natural history dioramas displaying wildlife in the
desert, an interactive Kids Korner with plenty of hands-on
activities, a mini-zoo with live desert creatures, a gem and mineral
collection, a Native American artifacts exhibit and a fossil collection.
Six rotating exhibits related to the local natural and historical theme
are scheduled each year.
Stefanie Ritter, Museum Programs Coordinator
Cantu, Museum Registrar & Exhibits Coordinator
Crystal Mason, Museum Educator
Community Center Complex
57090 Twentynine Palms Highway
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Thursday through Saturday
The museum is closed Sunday through Wednesday and on national holidays