Museum Open On Martin Luther King Jr. Day

By Staff Reports

(Victor Valley)–The San Bernardino County Museum in Redlands, usually closed on Mondays, will be open on the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, Monday, January 16, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Regular museum admission fees apply.

Visitors will see exhibits about the cultural and natural history of inland Southern California and the southwest, including minerals and fossils, Native American artifacts, birds and mammals, and historical objects. A special exhibit, “Art and Artifact,” is included with paid museum admission.

As an extra Monday holiday bonus, a few of the model train layouts that will have been featured in the weekend’s upcoming Train Days will remain in the museum’s exhibit halls for guests to enjoy.

Train Days, Saturday and Sunday, January 14 and 15, will feature model trains, train games and activities, train history, and train experts along with the museum’s own locomotive and caboose, currently under restoration. Lunch and snacks will be available for purchase on Saturday and Sunday.

The San Bernardino County Museum is at the California Street exit from Interstate 10 in Redlands. General admission is $8 (adult), $6 (military or senior), $5 (student), and $4 (child aged 5 to 12). Children under five and Museum Association members are admitted free. Parking is free. For more information, visitwww.sbcountymuseum.org.

The museum is accessible to persons with disabilities. If assistive listening devices or other auxiliary aids are needed in order to participate in museum exhibits or programs, requests should be made through Museum Visitor Services at least three business days prior to your visit. Visitor Services’ telephone number is 909-307-2669 ext. 229 or (TDD) 909-792-1462.

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