Exhibits

So Much to See

These are but a few of the many current exhibits on display at the GVM.

Native Californians

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A look at Yokut and Miwok history and artifacts.

Science on a Sphere

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See real-time worldwide events such as earthquakes, hurricanes and other phenomenon projected on a 1.5 meter sphere.

Central Valley Plants & Flowers

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You see them everyday.  But did you know that some of our plants are fire-tolerant?

Animals of the Grassland

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Skunks spray a smelly musk for protection when they feel threatened.  But you already knew that.

Museum Originals

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From our first day in 1972, our Kodiak and polar bears have been regulars in the museum.

Live Animals

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Native and exotic animals on display in the Discovery Room.  But please don't tap the glass!

Central Valley Habitats

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Find out who or what might live in your backyard. Learn about the five habitats found in the Central Valley featuring native flora and fauna.

Birds of the Grassland

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Look closely because there's lots of birds in those trees!