San Bernardino County Museum – Redlands, California

Experience the natural and cultural history of inland Southern California—archaeology and anthropology, minerals, fossils, history, and the natural sciences—through exhibits and programs at the San Bernardino County Museum, the largest museum in inland Southern California. The Exploration Station live animal gallery is a favorite of children and families. Outdoor exhibits include native plant and cactus gardens, a steam locomotive and caboose, mining and lumbering equipment, and heritage orange groves.

Museum historic sites and branches are in Colton (Agua Mansa Cemetery), Rancho Cucamonga (John Rains House), Yucaipa (The Yucaipa Adobe), Redlands (The Asistencia), Chino (The Yorba & Slaughter Adobe), and Apple Valley (Victor Valley Museum).

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Phone Number


Physical Address

2024 Orange Tree Lane
Redlands, California 92374

Admission **

  • Adult: $10 
  • Senior (60 or over) & active Military: $8 
  • Student (with I.D.): $7
  • Child 5 through 12 – $5
  • Child under 5: free
  • Museums For All participants with EBT Card: $1 (maximum 9 in party)
  • Museum Members: free

Hours **

  • Open Tuesdays through Sundays, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Closed all county holidays: New Year’s, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President’s Day, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.

Exploration Station Hours

  • Tuesday through Friday: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Tips ‘n Tricks

Branch Museum Sites

Branch museum admission fees are: $5 adult, $4 senior/military, $2.50 student/child, $1 Museums for all participants with EBT card (maximum 9 in party), under 5 and Museum Association members are free.

  • Agua Mansa Pioneer Cemetery
    2001 West Agua Mansa Road
    Colton, CA 92324
    Open Tuesdays through Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    (909) 370-2091
  • Asistencia – The site has been transferred to the Redlands Conservancy.
    Learn more here:
  • Rains House
    8810 Hemlock
    Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730
    Open Tuesdays through Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    (909) 989-4970
  • Victor Valley Museum
    11873 Apple Valley Road
    Apple Valley, CA 92308
    Open Wednesdays through Sundays 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    (760) 240-2111
  • Yorba and Slaughter Families Adobe – TEMPORARILY CLOSED
    17127 Pomona-Rincon Road
    Chino, CA 91710
    Open Tuesdays through Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    (909) 597-8332
  • Yucaipa Adobe
    32183 Kentucky Street
    Yucaipa, Ca 92399
    Open for tours the 3rd Sunday of March, June, September, and December 1 to 4 p.m.
    (909) 798-8609

All Membership Packages to the San Bernardino County Museum allow FREE admission into ALL San Bernardino County Museum Sites.

Qualifying Membership Packages include ACM Reciprocal Benefits that allow you to save 50% on admission to almost 200 Children’s Museums nationwide.

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