Beautiful Trees, fun slides for kids to play pavillon for picnic or parties, dog park, tennis court and a historic school house to tour. Also a beautiful location for family pictures. 11911 Oak Glen Road, Oak Glen.
Open weekends Jan-Sept 12-4p.m. and Open Wed. – Sun. Sept to Thanksgiving
Park,Tennis Courts & Dog Park are Open. Museum is temporarily closed. 909-797-1691 for info
Check out our new guidelines and procedures for purchasing tickets and visiting the zoo.
The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens has been diligent in following recommendations from the CDC and public health guidelines issued by state and local authorities. Our indoor spaces have remained closed.
The Living Desert prioritizes the health and safety of the community, staff, and animals. Please review the policies on our health page at livingdesert.org/health for more information on what we are doing to keep the Zoo a safe space for all.
Purchase tickets and learn more at livingdesert.org
Pack a Picnic, fishing, camping, take a family walk along the paved trail along the lake, visit the zoo and more.
Visit the Big Bear Visitor Center (open 10-4 Tues -Sun) or Big Bear Zoo 43285 Goldmine Dr., Big Bear (909) 584-1299 daily 10-4 * call ahead as covid-19 often changes whether or not the zoo can be open. Check out our website for more information and regulations.
Meet the Ice Age giants that lived in your own backyard! Snapshots in Time is a hands-on look at the fossil discoveries made during the excavation of Diamond Valley Lake. Meet “Max” the mastodon, make your own fossil, and come face to face with the natural history of the Inland Empire.
Open 10 am – 5 pm Tuesday through Sunday
2345 Searl Parkway
Hemet, CA 92543
Our building is located on the right hand side.
Closed temporarily, due to Covid 19+
The Kids Directory can be found at community centers, libraries, pediatrician medical and dental offices, OB/GYN offices, Preschool’s & Day Care Centers, Restaurants, Dance, martial arts and Gymnastic Studios, and many more high traffic locations, that families frequent daily.,