LAtourist Logo
 
 
 
 
Hotels in Beverly Hills
Reservations online or by phone: 888-878-6079

Los Angeles Museums: North Valley

 

 

Placerita Canyon Nature Center. [Photo Credit: LAtourist.com] Placerita Canyon Nature Center

Placerita Nature Center Museum (Santa Clarita)
[April 2021 - Park is open; Nature Center is temporarily closed]
Contains exhibits on the natural history of southern California, and there is a small collection of live animals. A network of self-guided nature, history and hiking trails radiates out into the park from the Center, with longer hikes leading to a seasonal waterfall to the top of the Santa Clarita Divide. Picnicking is available near the Nature Center. (There are more Nature Centers in the Nature Centers links section.)

Nethercutt Collection
[April 2021 - Temporarily closed]
The Nethercutt Collection is a world-class treasure house of prize winning automobiles, automobilia, mechanical musical instruments and antique furniture. The heart of the "Functional Fine Art" collection contains over 200 meticulously restored American and European automobiles dating from 1898-1982. (Sylmar, in northern San Fernando Valley)

William S. Hart Ranch and Museum. [Photo Credit: LAtourist.com] William S. Hart Ranch and Museum

William S. Hart Ranch and Museum
[April 2021 - Temporarily closed]
Santa Clarita - The home of "Two Gun Bill," star and director of western films from the silent era, is displayed complete with personal effects and furnishings as well as his important collection of Native American artifacts and Western American art. Hart Park includes hiking trails, picnic areas, campground, and live animals, including a herd of bison.

Ronald Reagan Presidential Library (Simi Valley)
[April 2021 - Temporarily closed; Offers virtual exhibits]
Perched on a mountaintop with sweeping views of mountains, valleys, and the Pacific Ocean, this 100-acre site, 45 minutes from downtown Los Angeles, offers memorable experiences for people of all ages. Visitors can follow a young Ronald Reagan on his rise from local hero and college standout to the glamorous world of Hollywood stardom.

 

 

 
San Diego Zoo Tickets