Hwy 178 runs roughly East-West through Kern County from Bakersfield through the Kern River Valley, through Ridgecrest and into Trona in San Bernardino County.
Tourism information compiled by Janet Westbrook, Naturalist & Professor of Biology, emeritus.
The mission of the Maturango Museum is to preserve, interpret, and develop an appreciation for the natural and cultural history of the Northern Mojave Desert through research and education in the natural and physical sciences, and to promote the arts.
Featured Artist Interviews
100 East Las Flores Ave
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
760-375-6900 | FAX 760-375-0479
Open Daily 10 am to 5 pm
(Excluding Major Holiday)