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Open Hours: Thursday, Friday, 10am-4pm, Saturday10am -4pm and Sundays 12-4pm Seasonal hours listed on Calendar page.
HAPPY 2019 As we reflect on the past 24 years, we gratefully think of all those who have helped the
museum in so many ways now and in the past and say, THANK YOU! It is with your support the museum continues as a educational resource.
2019 Calendar of Events All events are held at Buena Vista Museum [unless indicated at another location] BVM is located at 2018 Chester Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301 For reservations Call 661-324- 6350 Calendar of Events.
April 18th -$2 Day: All day, all ages only $2!
April 21st – Closed for Holiday
April 26th – Our 24th Anniversary Volunteer Dinner:
April 27th –Presentation and book signing: “Fossil Birds of Kern County”. 2pm-4pm by John P. Stegall
For More detailed information about events, programs and please see Museum's Full Calendar of Events.
Shark Bites News
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. Click here for registration form Paleo Dig Reservation Form
All attendees must be BVMNH members and at least 12 yrs of age at the time of dig. To reserve a space call 661-324-6350 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Dear Museum Friend,
Exciting news from the BVMNH! We're buying our building, and we need your help. Please see the letter from our Executive Director.
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