The Kern River Valley Historical Society has been in operation for over 40 years. Our mission is to preserve and communicate the rich and colorful history of this region. To achieve these goals we have established the Kern Valley Museum in downtown Kernville next to the Post Office.
Membership Report

Welcome new members: 

Kern Valley Assisted Living, Kernville, The Burlington, Wofford Heights, Friends of Bull Run, Tina Trotta, Kernville, Elise Modrovich, Kernville. Welcome back: Jeanette Rogers Erickson, Kernville, Cheryl’s Diner/Lanny Borthick Construction, Kernville, Barnes Bargain/Bodfish Market, Lake Isabella/Bodfish, and Clyde L Barbeau, Bakersfield.

That brings our total overall 670. Thank you, members, for your great support in keeping our Museum and Annex up and running smoothly.

Have a scary Halloween. Till next month be safe.

—Joan Homan 



49 Big Blue Road
PO Box 651
Kernville, CA 93238
(760) 376-6683
10 am - 4 pm
Thursday - Sunday

Admission is Free

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We are closed:
New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas.

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