Upcoming Events

  • Sep 29, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM PDT
    Online Virtual Event
    Join Dr. Amber Stokes studies the rough skinned newt and its toxin tetrodotoxin (TTX). Newts use TTX to defend themselves from predators, but there is little known about where or how they acquire the toxin.
  • Family Day!
    Sat 01 Oct
    Oct 01, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Buena Vista Museum of Natural History, 2018 Chester Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301, USA
    All day, All ages, 2 Adults and up to 6 kids only $20
  • Oct 01, 1:30 PM
    Bakersfield, 2018 Chester Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301, USA
    Join geologist Tim Elam for a geologic/photographic tour of Highway 58, Highway 178, Interstate 5, Highway 33, Highway 14, and other roads that travel through Kern County mountains. You can easily spot features mentioned above while driving to the Central Coast, LA, Lake Isabella or Tehachapi!
  • Senior Day
    Sat 08 Oct
    Oct 08, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Buena Vista Museum of Natural History, 2018 Chester Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301, USA
    Admission for seniors (60+) is only $2
  • Oct 15, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Buena Vista Museum of Natural History, 2018 Chester Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301, USA
    Join Mark Hodson for hands-on advanced training in identification, field and lab preparation as well as preservation and restoration techniques for paleontological specimens. Space is limited, reserve your spot now by calling (661) 324-6350. $35 members, $50 non-members.
  • $2 Day!
    Thu 20 Oct
    Oct 20, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Buena Vista Museum of Natural History, 2018 Chester Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301, USA
    All day, All ages, $2 admission per person. Enjoy one of the best bargains in town!
  • Family Day!
    Sat 05 Nov
    Nov 05, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Buena Vista Museum of Natural History, 2018 Chester Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301, USA
    All day, All ages, 2 Adults and up to 6 kids only $20
  • Senior Day
    Sat 12 Nov
    Nov 12, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Buena Vista Museum of Natural History, 2018 Chester Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301, USA
    Admission for seniors (60+) is only $2
  • $2 Day!
    Thu 17 Nov
    Nov 17, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Buena Vista Museum of Natural History, 2018 Chester Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301, USA
    All day, All ages, $2 admission per person. Enjoy one of the best bargains in town!
  • Family Day!
    Sat 03 Dec
    Dec 03, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Buena Vista Museum of Natural History, 2018 Chester Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301, USA
    All day, All ages, 2 Adults and up to 6 kids only $20
  • Senior Day
    Sat 10 Dec
    Dec 10, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Buena Vista Museum of Natural History, 2018 Chester Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301, USA
    Admission for seniors (60+) is only $2
  • $2 Day!
    Thu 15 Dec
    Dec 15, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Buena Vista Museum of Natural History, 2018 Chester Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301, USA
    All day, All ages, $2 admission per person. Enjoy one of the best bargains in town!
  • Time is TBD
    Buena Vista Museum of Natural History, 2018 Chester Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301, USA
    Join local Mark Hodson for an informative discussion. Regular admission fee. Free for members!