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Kern County Museum

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$2 OFF Admission for Kern Value Card members

(Good for up to 6 discounts of $2 per person in same party)

SAVE up to $12 per group!

(Not valid with other discounts or special events)

16 Acres • 57 Historical Buildings and Exhibits • Lori Brock Children’s Discovery Center • Home of Black Gold (The Oil Experience)

 

www.kcmuseum.org

Did you know that the Kern County Museum offers a remarkable setting for your next business meeting, company party, wedding, or reunion? Please visit our website for rental information.

LOCATION:
661-852-5000
3801 Chester Ave, Bakersfield CA  93301

(Near Golden State Hwy. (204) at 34th St. and Chester A)

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Buena Vista Museum of Natural History (BVMNH )

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Buy One Entry and Receive Another Entry
Of The Same Value or Lesser FREE!

(Excludes special events and fund raisers)

Please print and present coupon with your Kern Value Card

Click here for printable coupon

When visiting BVMNH you will see local Miocene (14-16 million years old) fossils from Shark Tooth Hill area.  In addition, there are African, Asian and North American animal mounts, petrified wood collection, Native American artifacts, gem and minerals, Dinosaurs, and an interactive hands-on science discovery center designed for children, but has something for all ages to enjoy.

BVMNH is the only museum in central California that has Anthropology, Archeology, Astronomy, Anatomy, Biology, Geology and paleontology all at one location.  The museum has over 14,000 sq ft of exhibits and displays.

www.sharktoothhill.org

LOCATION:
661-324-6350
2018 Chester Ave., Bakersfield CA  93301

(BVMNH is located in the heart of downtown in the Arts District on Chester Ave between 20th and 21st street)

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Bakersfield Museum of Art

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2 Adult Admissions For The Price Of 1
with your KVC Membership card!

(Does not include special events or exhibit opening receptions.)

Fine Art Museum Featuring Works by California and Other Artists.

Art Education Programs • Special Events • Children’s Programs • Rental Facility For Events Such as Weddings, Banquets, etc.

Mission Statement
The Bakersfield Museum of Art provides a broad spectrum of visual arts experiences through the exhibition and preservation of fine art, educational programs, community outreach, and special events. The Museum endeavors to:
· Increase awareness and understanding of the visual arts
· Promote and support the important role the arts play in youth development
· Foster cross-cultural appreciation

Vision Statement
The vision of the Bakersfield Museum of Art is to be recognized as a destination for fine art exhibitions that enrich the quality of life for residents and visitors of the San Joaquin Valley and as a leader in the area of art education for children and adults.

www.bmoa.org

LOCATION:
661-323-7219
1930 R St., Bakersfield CA  93301

(Downtown Bakersfield next to Mill Creek Park)

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California Living Museum (CALM)

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$1 OFF Admission with your Kern Value Card

(Discount may be used for multiple ticket purchases)

(Discount is not valid with any other offers or promotions • Not valid for Ice Cream Zoofari or for HolidayLights at CALM)

California’s Premier Native Zoo and Garden

Check out our family of animals

Our 14-acre zoo focuses exclusively on animals native to our Golden State. Founded in 1980 and opened to the public in 1983, CALM displays and interprets native California animals, plants, fossils, and artifacts to teach a respect for all living things through education, recreation, conservation, and research.

www.calmzoo.org

LOCATION:
661-872-2256
10500 Alfred Harrell Hwy., Bakersfield CA  93306
Hwy. 178 and Alfred Harrell Hwy

(Between Lake Ming and Hart Park)

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