The Kern River Valley Historical Society is celebrating over 50 years of operation! Our mission is to preserve and communicate the rich and colorful history of this region. The Kern Valley Museum in downtown Kernville, next to the Post Office, welcomes visitors to explore our rich history.

What's Happening

January 15 We will have a presentation at the annex by Tom Livermore, who has worked there for many years and will get us ready for the field trip. January 24 The field trip for January will be exciting. We are going to visit the Jet Propulsion Lab, JPL. The JPL is a federally funded research center and NASA Field Center. Its primary function is the construction and operation of planetary robotic spacecraft and many other things. We will have a docent led tour.