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Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History

165 Forest Ave , Pacific Grove, CA 93950
Phone  (831) 648-5716
Fax  (831) 648-5755
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Established in 1883, as the Chautauqua Museum, the Museum was created to house collections of nature’s wonders and to make them available for study.  Join us today by coming to explore the birds and wildlife, plants, geology and cultural richness that make the California Central Coast region unique in the world. The Museum's permanent exhibitions that showcase the unique and curious aspects of the natural history of the California Central Coast.  Some of our permanent exhibits include one of the most extensive bird collections on display on the West Coast, exhibits on whales, mollusks, mammals, Native Americans and a native plant garden.  We also have a rotating exhibit that changes every 4-6 months.  We will gladly arrange free field trips for school groups and can host other groups for fun and engaging educational tours.  Additionally,  the Museum hosts periodic lectures and classes offered by internationally acclaimed scientists and local scientific institutions.

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Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception
Downstairs Education Room 0 X 0 571
Museum Library 0 X 0 322 0
Special Exhibit Hall - A/V available 0 X 0 1763 0 140
Upstairs Education Room 0 X 0 675

Lecture: "Carmel River, Then and Now"

Find out about how drought periods have affected the Carmel River in the past and today. Author Ray March will use data researched for his book "River in Ruin" and compare it with current information to give a perspective on the river's status. Ray March is the author of five works of fiction. His… more

Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History
  • 165 Forest Ave
    Pacific Grove, CA 93950
  • Established in 1883, as the Chautauqua Museum, the Museum was created to house collections of nature’s wonders and to make them available for study. Join… more

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