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Western Science Center, Hemet

Categories: Science Museums, Museums
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4.3/5 based on 50+ reviews on the web
Riverside County's premiere Natural History museum, Western Science Center, is home to both permanent and special exhibits along with educational programming promoting scientific knowledge.

With an extensive collection of Ice Age fossils, as well as archaeological artifacts, the Western Science Center is the perfect place to discover the past and explore the future!

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  • If you are in the area do yourself a favor and stop by. Who knew this area had so many dinosaurs but that just goes to show you that gas and oil is every where. Seriously the people who did this need ...  read more »
  • A short drive from Los Angeles, San Diego, or Palm Springs brings you to the Hemet- San Jacinto Valley which is the home to this exquisite gem of a museum. On display is Max the Mastodon which was fou...  read more »
  • By chance I stumbled across this wonderful scientific oasis in the California summer desert. All of the information offered is interesting and fun, the collection of actual bones and replicas is great...  read more »
  • Went here a couple months ago and had a great time. Very kid-friendly and still great for adults. The gift shop is a great stop if you want to find a unique piece of jewelry or a fun science kit. Staff was friendly and I particularly liked the audio tour, totally worth the extra couple dollars for the headset.
  • We took our five year old granddaughter and had a difficult time getting her to leave when it was closing time. We all had a very enjoyable time and bought a years pass.
  • Very Educational Place. Thanks for all of those volunteers!!!!!
  • Easy access for wheelchair, local,can't beat the price,fun.
  • Enjoy learning more about local history
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