I am new to kern valley, my boyfriend and his family recently move to kern. We went to the museum on 1/28/17, it was awesome , all the old cowboy movie where film their . GUN SMOKE,RIFLEMAN BONANZA, SO MUCH MORE, dinosaur fossil, gold mines, there is a RICH history, the staff are very knowledgeable ,friendly, please go and check... 更多
The Kern Valley Museum is an excellent repository of local history. Exhibits include the expected: western settlement, mining, aartifacts, wagons and carriages, etc; also the unexpected, particularly about a thriving movie industry back in the black-and-white days. The docents are highly knowledgeable, and happy to tell you about what you're looking at and answer questions. The museum sometimes has special... 更多
We were really glad we stopped in to check out this museum. There was a lot of great information packed into that building. Well done!
Thank you so much! As an all volunteer museum, we appreciate your feedback! Please come back and see us again. 更多
They did a beautiful job at displaying items in each room of the museum. The collection of they have in back of the horse drawn carriages and the room of how the living quarters were back in the day. It's a must see!!! Biggest collection I've seen.
while in the area, this is a must see as it portrays a vast history of the kern river valley and all that has taken place here for over a hundred years. the visitor friendly displays are a must see as well. the volunteer staff have always been friendly. do keep track of the kiddies as many displays can be... 更多
If you love history this is one of the best places to get it! Or if you are from this great little town stop in and see who your ancestors are!
I love museums, and this one is GREAT-----mostly because it's mainly confined to the Kern River Valley history. There's a whole room devoted to the movie industry and all the movies that have been shot locally. Many of the old TV westerns were done in the area. There's a lot devoted to local Native Americans with lots of artifacts. Also,... 更多
Thank you so much for such a nice review! We work hard to teach folks about the diverse history of... 更多
Stop at the FREE Kern Valley Museum to learn a little bit about the history of this area. Very informative and the docents are knowledgeable and helpful too. Worth a stop.
Thank you for the nice review. Our docents are tops! 更多