Riverside

Agua Caliente Cultural MuseumJurupa Mountains Cultural CenterMalki MuseumSherman Indian MuseumYa’ Heki’ Regional Indian Museum


Agua Caliente Cultural Museum
riversideA tribal museum representing the history and culture of the Agua Caliente band and other Cahuilla people through permanent and changing exhibits

  • Location: 219 South Palm Canyon Drive in the Village Green Heritage Center in Palm Springs
  • Open Labor Day weekend to Memorial Day weekend, Wednesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 12 noon to 5 p.m.; Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day Weekend, Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 12 noon to 5 p.m.
  • Admission: free
    Call (760) 323-0151
    Visit http://www.accmuseum.org/

Coachella Valley Archaeological Society

Visit: www.cvarch.org/index.html


Jurupa Mountains Cultural Center

  • A not-for-profit Family-Oriented Learning Facility featuring fun programs in Archaeology, Geology, Paleontology, and Earth Sciences
  • Earth Science Museum features fossil displays, mining history, Native American artifacts, crystals, and petrified wood
  • Location: 7621 Granite Hill Drive in Riverside
  • Earth Science Museum is open Tuesday through Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; grounds are closed without a guide
  • Call for minimum group size, costs, and other details
  • Call (951) 685-5818
  • Visit http://www.jmcc.us/index.htm

 


Malki Museum

  • riverside_2Contains a broad collection of artifacts from Southern California Indian cultures, especially the Cahuilla Tribe
  • Ethnobotany exhibits relevant to the southern California culture region
  • Location: at 11-795 Fields Road on the Morongo Indian Reservation between Banning and Palm Springs
  • Open Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Call (909) 849-7289
  • Visit http://www.malkimuseum.org/

 


Sherman Indian Museum

  • Highlights aspects of Native American life at an Indian boarding school
  • Offers guided and self-guided tours, school history lectures, native plant garden, cultural presentations, hands-on workshops on Native American toys and games, plant uses, rock art, music/instruments, and basketry
  • Location: 9010 Magnolia Avenue in Riverside
  • Call (909) 276-6719
  • Visit http://www.shermanindianmuseum.org/

 


Ya’ Heki’ Regional Indian Museum

  • Includes interpretive exhibits of the culture of the Serrano, Cahuilla, Cupeño, Vanyume, Luiseño and Chemehuevi tribes
  • Location: 17801 Lake Perris Drive in Perris
  • Call (909) 657-0676