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Raymond M. Alf Museum of Paleontology

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A pleasant little gem

This museum is a little gem devoted to paleontology. It is on a high school campus and consists of... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
wardnick1
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new york
Jurassic family fun!

Found this hidden gem after visiting my grandmother in La Verne. How did I not know this place was... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
Liselle D
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Murrieta, California
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1175 W Baseline Rd, Claremont, CA 91711-2146
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Reviewed 8 August 2018

This museum is a little gem devoted to paleontology. It is on a high school campus and consists of two floors, one devoted to bones and the other to tracks. Some of the exhibits are actual fossils (many of them were very impressive) and others...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Found this hidden gem after visiting my grandmother in La Verne. How did I not know this place was there? It’s located on the Webb campus in Claremont; such a beautiful campus. Went with my two children (ages 9 & 11). Having just seen Jurassic...More

Thank Liselle D
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Great little gem in Claremont. The Webb is a closed campus college but the museum is just off the parking lot. It’s not huge but we spent 2 hours there. There are interactives for kids and adults alike. Great footprint tracks. The most traffic was...More

1  Thank Mona C
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Fun for all ages, this place has been a go to place for my kids since they were in pre school. My boys are 19 and 20 and we go back every now and again!

Thank jewelzpedroza
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Limited collection, kind of fru fru atmosphere at the Webb School. It's a simple teaching museum, OK for an hour with kids with a limited attention span, but for a real dinosaur exhibit go to the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. It's a...More

1  Thank pianisthaohuang
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Bring your kids to learn about science, history and dinosaurs. It's great for an hour, or two. Brand new and nice. Some Saturdays are Open House.

Thank WalkingInLA
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Highly recommend visiting this museum. Nice informative displays. Layout nicely done. Staff very helpful. This museum is great for all ages.

1  Thank Steve Y
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I was unsure of what a museum on the grounds of a high school would be like. My son and I thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Although it is small, what they have is very interesting and good quality. There is just enough to make a...More

1  Thank Mom_of_Alex
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This was a fun paleontology museum. It is 2 floors and gives a brief history of earths history and has some very interesting fossils and dinosaur replicas. Very easy to do in an hour.

Thank Marcos1252
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This is a very intimate paleontology museum with very nice features. Went there with my 6 yo son and we had an awesome time. Will come back to visit for sure!

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