First time members will receive 50% off their first year’s membership.
Membership in the Maturango Museum helps support our services to the community and entitles you to special benefits including:
- Free admission to the museum
- 10% savings on gift shop purchases
- Free admission to other regional museums
- Association of Science-Technology Centers Travel Passport Participant.
Maturango Museum Members are eligible for benefits such as free General Admission when traveling outside the Ridgecrest area and visiting other participating Passport museums. Click HERE for a current list of participating museums. Exclusions apply.
Petroglyph Tours to Little Petroglyph Canyon – the largest concentration of petroglyphs in the western hemisphere – are sponsored by the museum and held in the spring and fall of each year. Spring and Fall dates are announced in advance on our web site, newsletter and mass emailing.
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)