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Hi-Desert Nature Museum

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Explore the unique nature and history of our desert region with fascinating collections and exhibits oriented toward visitors of all ages.  In addition to six rotating annual exhibits, you’ll discover: 

  • Natural history dioramas displaying desert wildlife 
  • Interactive Kid’s Corner with hands-on activities 
  • A collection of Native American artifacts  
  • A Mini-Zoo featuring native animals 

Visit the Museum's Main Webpage

Plan Your Visit 

Hi Desert Nature Museum  
Community Center Complex 
57090 Twentynine Palms Highway 

Tel: (760) 369-7212 


Open Wednesday - Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed Sunday - Tuesday and holidays 

Private Groups Welcome
Educational Programs
Museum Lectures
Become Hi-Desert Museum Sponsor/Member!