The Best Places To See in Bakersfield

Handpicked Top 3 Places To See in Bakersfield, California. Our 50-Point Inspection includes everything from checking reviews, ratings, reputation, history, complaints, satisfaction, trust and cost to the general excellence. You deserve only the best!


10500 Alfred Harrell Highway, Bakersfield, CA 93306

Since 1983

Zoo, Garden, Animals, Events, Educational Programs, School Programs, Children Programs, On-Site Programs, Recreation, Conservation, Research, Birthday Parties, Weddings, Group Events, Rehabilitation, Entertainment, Dining, Animal Exhibits, Gift Shop/Shop Online, Stores, Family Learning & Group Learning

Free Admission: Children Under 3, Military & Veterans (w/ID) - Group rates are available with a minimum 1-2 week advanced reservation for groups of 20+ - Provides education to more than 13,000 Kern County school children annually

Price: Adults $10, Seniors (60+) $7 & Children (3-12) $5

Mon - Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm


3801 Chester Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93301

Since 1941

Museum, Educational Programs, Group Tours, Museum Shop, Dining Options, Exhibitions, Author Programs, School Tours, Programs, Science and Art Camps, Building, Group Tours, Collections, Preservation, Birthday Parties, Rental Facility, Gift Shop, Maintenance of the Grounds & Artifacts

Free Admission: Museum Members & Children 2 and Under - Thousands of historical and cultural artifacts are displayed in more than 56 historic buildings on 16 beautifully landscaped acres

Price: Adults $10.00, Seniors/Military $9.00 & Children $5.00

Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mon Closed


1001 Truxtun Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93301

Since 1998

Theater, Sports Venue, Stadium, Concert Venue, Individual Tickets, Group Sales, Seating Charts, Box Office, Suites, Premium Seating, Business Opportunities, Convention Center, Building, Educational Programs, Western Athletic Conference & Basketball Games

The arena seats 6,400 for half-house shows and up to 10,225 for center stage and end-stage shows - The arena floor measures 17,000 square feet (1,600 m2) of total space

Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat & Sun Closed