Sierra City, California
General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Natural History, Park, Science, Specialized
Today, the stamp mills are silent except two times each day when the Kentucky Mine stamp mill is once again brought to life to give folks on the twice daily tours of the mine and stamp mill a close up encounter with an operating stamp mill.
Rancho Cordova, California
Children's, Science, Specialized
We are a non-profit children's museum with all hands-on exhibits for children 0-8 years old. Our goal is to create a community that values and instills in children independence, confidence, and the love for learning in a hands-on environment where childhood is respected, nurtured, and celebrated. We want to help children understand and enjoy the world around them in which they live.
La Jolla, California
Salk Institute in La Jolla, CA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
Apple Valley, California
Anthropology, Archaeology, Children's, Culture, History, Historical Society, Natural History, Nature Centers, Science
The Victor Valley Museum is a branch of the San Bernardino County Museum and maintains and develops unique cultural and natural science collections related to the High Desert.
San Diego, California
General, History, Library, Military, Science, Specialized
The San Diego Aerospace Museum was the first aviation museum to be accredited by the American Association of Museums and is considered one of the top five aviation and space museums in the nation.
Its mission - celebrate, educate, and inspire - guides the Museum in its goal to encourage involvement in aerospace by discovering the history of achievements in this field.
Art, Children's, History, Science
The mission of the San Diego Children's Discovery Museum is to inspire children to learn about our world through exploration, imagination, and experimentation.
San Francisco Bay Bird Observatory in Alviso, CA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge in Newark, CA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
Santa Monica, California
Aquarium, Science, Specialized
The Santa Monica Pier Aquarium offers school groups, families and visitors a unique view into the ocean world just outside its doors and is home to dozens of species of marine animals and plants.
Aquaria exhibits include interactive displays, touch tanks filled with animals found in tide pools and several large habitat tanks featuring animals and habitats found in the Santa Monica Bay.
Santa Barbara, California
Sea Center in Santa Barbara, CA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
Fort Bragg, California
History, Nature Centers, Science
Capt. Cass' sea glass collection, numbering about 150,000 pieces and still growing, is probably the world's most extensive collection and the sea glass museum displays his finest pieces, including rare stoppers, handle pieces, rounds and marbles.
Santa Cruz, California
Aquarium, Science, University
In 2000, the Seymour Marine Discovery Center opened at UC Santa Cruz's Long Marine Lab, providing a permanent home for expanding science education programs. Unlike the polished look of most museums and aquariums, the Seymour Center portrays the labs where scientists spend their days. Exhibits highlight Monterey Bay and help visitors understand the types of questions scientists ask, and show why research is important in understanding and protecting the world's oceans.
Culver City, California
Anthropology, Archaeology, Botanical Garden, Culture, History, Library, Nature Centers, Park, Science, Specialized
An Environmental Science Museum and Exotic Wildlife Rescue Facility.
History, Military, Science, Specialized
The Stockton Historical Maritime Museum is established to preserve the rich history of the maritime industry of Stockton, California which began in the 19th century. This industry started with freight shipping and passenger transportation from the San Francisco Bay to a departure point into the Gold Rush county of the Mother Lode. Stockton prospered providing a maritime way point for points south, east and north.
Borrego Springs, California
Stout Paleontology Laboratory in Borrego Springs, CA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.