Kern County Museum – Bakersfield, California

Kern County MuseumBakersfield, California

Founded in 1941, the Kern County Museum features Pioneer Village, the award winning hands-on oil exhibition Black Gold: The Oil Experience, and the Lori Brock Children’s Discovery Center for youth eight and under.

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Physical Address

3801 Chester Ave
Bakersfield, California 93301



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Consider a Membership!

The Kern County Museum participates in ACM, ASTC, NARM, and Time Travelers Reciprocal Programs.
One qualifying membership package to this museum gets you FREE or discounted admission to over 1,000 museums in the US and beyond! It is one of the best Museum Membership deals for traveling families!

Locally, your membership also grants you General admission to CALM – California Living Museum, Buena Vista Museum of Natural History & Science, and the Bakersfield Museum of Art!

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CALM – California Living Museum

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Bakersfield Museum of Art

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