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 in FEBRUARY 2020

Thank you, Ric Deffine, for displaying your beer collectibles.  The beer taps and mugs were beautifully displayed.  They created many interesting conversations. Great presentation!

The February display features "Whiskey Flasks for Whiskey Flats."

We are now setting up the schedule of exhibits for 2020 ~ four months are still available.  If you have a collection to share – please contact Linda Thurm, 760-417-2881.

Display Schedule for 2020:

March – Vintage Surveying Instruments 

April –May –June – AVAILABLE

July/August –  Athens Olympics, Rebecca Giddens

September – NASCAR memorabilia  

October/November – Presidential Campaign Buttons

December – AVAILABLE