Antelope Valley Indian Museum State Historic Park

c/o Mojave Desert State Parks, 43779 15th Street West
Lancaster, CA 93534-4754
United States
Peggy Ronning

Archives and Collections

The Museum exhibits American Indian cultural materials, primarily focused on cultures of the Southwestern, Great Basin and Californian culture regions, which were connected by a major trade route from circa 4,000 BP. One of the largest collections is from the California coast and Channel Islands. Seven thousand artifacts are represented, ranging in age from 8-9,000 BP to ethnographic/historic times.