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



Save the Date

Installation Dinner and Christmas Party

Monday, December 16 at Paradise Cove

Sign up sheet must be in by DECEMBER 9TH

Use the form in your November Saddlebag, or print the form in "Save the Date" in the righthand column.  


Museum Art Gallery

Honora Violet, tina gibson, & Lillian Van Den Berg,

Museum Art Gallery

Now Through Sunday, November 17th


Display Cabinet

November will feature wood toys

in Museum Art Gallery

all month


Field Trip: Sierra Forest Products

Terra Bella, CA

Senior Center Lake Isabella

November 14th 8:00 AM


Board of Directors Meeting

Museum Annex

Tuesday, November 26th, 9:00 a.m.


General Membership Meeting

Senior Center, Lake Isabella


Tuesday, November 26th - 7:00 p.m.