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


Upcoming Exhibits:


September - Astronomy tools

October - Auto Mascots

November - Wood Toys

December - Vancouver Winter Olympics      

If you have an exhibit to share, please phone me, Linda Thurm, at 760-417-2881.