Museums/Visitor Centers –   all  have books for sale on the local area

Ancient Bristlecone Pine Schulman Grove VC
23 mi. east of Big Pine via Hwy 168 and White Mountain Road
contact USFS in Bishop  (760) 873-2500

http://www.fs.usda.gov/detail/inyo/specialplaces/?cid=stelprdb5129900


Bodie State Historic Park
13 mi. east of Hwy 395, between Mono Lake and Bridgeport (last 3 miles unpaved: Not plowed in winter. )
P.O. Box 515   Bridgeport, CA 93517
(760) 647-6455

http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=509

http://www.bodie.com

 

Death Valley National Park Visitor Center
Hwy 190 at Furnace Creek
Death Valley, CA 93238   (760) 786-3200

http://www.nps.gov/deva/

(DV info at http://www.maturango.org/DeathV.html)


Eastern California Museum
155 N. Grant St (3 blocks west of Hwy 395 at Courthouse)
P.O. Box 206
Independence, CA 93526
(760) 878-0258

http://www.inyocounty.us/ecmuseum/


Eastern Sierra InterAgency Visitor Center
        pick up Mt. Whitney permits here now
Intersection of Hwy 395 and 136
P.O. Box R
Lone Pine, CA 93545-2017
(760) 876-6222

http://www.fs.fed.us/r5/inyo/


Jawbone Station Visitor Information Center
28111 Jawbone Rd.   Cantil, CA 93519
P.O. Box 1161, Mojave, CA 93502-1161
(760) 373-1146     FAX (760) 373-1165

http://www.blm.gov/ca/st/en/fo/ridgecrest/jawbone_open_area.html

jawbone@ccis.com


Kern River Valley Historical Society Museum
49 Big Blue Rd
P.O. Box 651
Kernville, CA 93238
(760) 376-6683

http://www.kernvalleymuseum.org


Laws Railroad Museum
6 miles north of Bishop on Hwy 6, on Silver Canyon Road
P.O. Box 363
Bishop, CA 93515
(760) 873-5950

http://lawsmuseum.org


Museum of Western Film History
701 S. Hwy 395, across from High school
Lone Pine, CA
(760) 876-9909

http://www.lonepinefilmhistorymuseum.org

lonepinemovies@aol.com

 

Maturango Museum   (and Northern Mojave Visitor Center, Death Valley Tourist Center)
100 E. Las Flores Ave
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
(760) 375-6900    FAX (760) 375-0479

http://www.Maturango.org

matmus@maturango.org


Mono Lake Committee Information Center
Hwy 395 and 3rd Street
P.O. Box 29
Lee Vining, CA 93541
(760) 647-6595

http://www.monolake.org

info@monolake.org


Owens Valley Paiute Shoshone Cultural Center
2301 West Line Street
Bishop, CA 93514    (760) 873-3145

bishoppaiutetribe.com/cultural-center.html


Randsburg Desert Museum
156 Butte Ave
P.O. Box 307
Randsburg, CA 93554
(760) 374-2359

http://www.museumsusa.org/museums/info/1152788


Red Rock Canyon State Park Visitor Center
Abbot Drive, Hwy 14   Cantil, CA   93519
(no phone, no cell service either)

http://www.parks.ca.gov/default.asp?page_id=631


U.S. Naval Museum of Armament & Technology   (China Lake Museum)
1 Pearl Harbor Way
P.O. Box 217
Ridgecrest, CA 93555  (760) 939-3530

http://www.chinalakemuseum.org/

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