Kern County Museum, Bakersfield

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  • We stopped here to break up a long drive to Death Valley, and were really pleasantly suprised. Outside there are a collection of historical buildings that have been moved, restored and displayed for a...  more »
  • Each time we visit we ask ourselves why we don't come more often. It's such a great place for adults and kids of all ages to get a feel for our rich Kern county history. Kids can roam freely without t...  more »
  • We enjoyed our visit here. We had a guided tour of two houses by an awesome and informative docent. We also enjoyed the interactive oil exhibit.  more »
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  • Many historical findings and tons of knowledge of Kern county as well as popular events. I give the Kern museum five stars for sure
  • Quaint museum with local history. Had a wedding here with lots of room for guests.. staff was helpful and great to all in the wedding party and guests allike.
  • I love the old historic buildings, walking around the nice neighborhood like ambiance, took me back in time. The oil field exhibits where very interesting.
  • So interesting, so nice. A lot of history in one place. We love it!
  • This place is cool. Nice place to take your family. Makes a a good place and pictures for weddings and events. Be careful they do have strict rules

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