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Open Hours: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 10am - 4pm and Sundays 12-4pm
Every year we reflect and gratefully think of all those who have helped the museum in so many ways now and in the past. THANK YOU!
2018 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
Wednesday Hours have been extended through September! In addition to our regular hours we will be open a ½ day on Wednesdays 9am-1pm
November 22nd- Thanksgiving Day: The Museum will be closed in observance of the Holiday.
December 1st- Kids Scavenger Hunt: 10:30AM-noon.
December 1st-Condor’s Night: See Calendar of events for more info or call
December 3rd-Kern County Science Alliance: 7pm-9pm at the Buena Vista Museum.
December 8th- Family Day: Family Day. 2 Adults and up-to 6 kids only $20!
December 8th- Just for Kids: 10:30AM-noon. We will be making Ornaments for the holiday.
December 8th- Geminid Meteor Shower: 10:30AM-noon. NASA/JPL Solar System Ambassador Volunteer; Roberta Parnell
December 12th- Bakersfield Reptile Club: 6:30 PM Meets at the Buena Vista Museum.
December 20th-$2 Day: All day, all ages only $2!
For More detailed information about events and programs call Buena Vista Museum 661 324 6350
or Click here for the Museums Full Calendar of Events.
Shark Bites News
2018 Fall News Letter
Our October 2018 newsletter!
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 email@example.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.
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