Buena Vista Museum of Natural History

Welcome to the Museum's Website!

OPEN  Hours: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 10am -4pm and Sundays 12-4pm (Sunday hours subject to change please call ahead) 

2015 BVM CELEBRATES 20 YEARS of operations and serving our community as an Educational resource! 

THANK YOU TO EVERYONE who has made the museum a success!

 Calendar of Events

JULY 1st -4th FIREWORKS STAND FUNDRAISER! BVM and Future Fauna have partnered

on on a Fireworks Stand 3215 Mall View Road, 93306 at the Big O Tire and Target Parking lot!

All proceeds will benefit the Educational programs.

  2015 Summer Science Camps 

Monday -Thursday 8am-12noon

 Attention 1st through 6th graders!!  The museum is offering a variety of Science sessions designed especially for you. 

5 Weeks fun filled grade appropriate sessions exploring the world of science and history. (Space is limited )

 July 6th  - 9th  -  THINGS THAT GO!  Learn about physics, momentum, rollercoasters, energy and other things that go… 

 July 13th –16th  SPACE WEEK! Explore the wonders of the Universe! Astronomy the vast world of outer space! 

 July 20st -23th   Dynamic Earth! Geology, Volcanos, Fossils and much more...

 July 27th - 30st  DINOSAUR WEEK! Everything you always wanted to know about Dinosaurs, but were afraid to ask!

 Aug 3rd -6th       SHARK WEEK! The Big, the Bad, and the Ugly Sharks! Everything you want to know about Sharks! 

 Sessions run Monday through Thursday from 8:00 am to 12:00 noon. Cost -$85 cost include all material and snack.

more info and Summer Camp registration form or museum events click here  Calendar of Events.

 

Shark Bites News

Fossil Digs!

Would you like to dig fossils?  Then Join the museum team on a Paleontological Dig this fall,  at the Quarries near Sharktooth hill. Choose a one day, two or a three day Dig. Half day options available too. 

All attendees must be BVMNH members and at least 12 yrs of age at time of dig. To reserve a space call 661-324-6350 or email buenavistamuseum@gmail.com

Dear Museum Friend,

Exciting news from the BVMNH! We're buying our building, and we need your help. Please see the letter from our board president. 

Letter from our board president

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The Museum would like to Acknowledge all of the sponsors who have made generous contributions to the musem