Have you ever seen the largest mastodon found on the West Coast? Or explored the history of the Diamond Valley Lake region?

The Western Science Center is a museum full of interactive exhibits and displays for you and your family to experience a hands-on approach to science!

We open an average of five new exhibits a year, so there is always something new to discover. Become a member of the largest natural history museum in Riverside County today!

Enjoy a full year of:

  • Free museum admission
  • Free admission to our joint lecture series with Mt. San Jacinto College
  • Discounts on select WSC camps & workshops
  • Invitations to members-only special events
  • Free headset rental with each admission
  • 10% discount at the museum store
  • A gift certificate to the museum store
  • A subscription to our members e-newsletter, The Repository
  • Invitation to our members-only book club
  • Free or discounted admission to over 250 science centers around the world through the Association of Science and Technology Centers*

*Exclusions apply. Please see for details

All membership benefits last for a year from purchase!

Choose from the following membership options:

FAMILY (Up to 2 adults and 3 children) (Add’l children are $5.00 each per year) $60

DUAL (Two adults, same address)  $50


SENIOR (62+) $25

STUDENT (with current ID) $15

Enhanced memberships are also available! Please see our membership brochure for details.

Download a membership brochure here.

Our Location
2345 Searl Parkway, Hemet CA, 92543
Phone: 951-791-0033

10 am – 5 pm Tuesday through Sunday

Western Science Center

To inspire our community to discover the past, explore the present, and promote a sustainable future.