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Fantastic FREE Water Museum!

This is one of SoCal’s best kept secrets for parents with young children! We were looking to do... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2018
Michael T
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Los Angeles, California
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Nice break from driving. It is located directly above Lake Pyramid. It is on I-5 1/2 way between... read more

Reviewed March 10, 2018
terrynkathy
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Mismaloya, Mexico
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Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

This is one of SoCal’s best kept secrets for parents with young children! We were looking to do something new this Memorial Day, so made this our first stop on a somewhat whacky day trip. The Vista del Lago Visitors Center (I’ve seen it elsewhere...More

1  Thank Michael T
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

Nice break from driving. It is located directly above Lake Pyramid. It is on I-5 1/2 way between Valencia and Bakersfield. Interactive items involving water and it's traveling thru the aquaduct. Very modern, attractive and clean building. No charge to visit and a great place...More

1  Thank terrynkathy
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

During drive from Yosemite to Los Angeles, we stopped by at Vista Del Lago for toilet break. The lake view is magnificent. We can see many speed boats, jet ski, water sports activities on the lake.

1  Thank AlanChua33
Reviewed August 28, 2017

I saw this building in the distance while driving north on I-5, which I never noticed before in my multiple trips each year. I admit I was looking for a restroom but stayed more than an hour looking & studying the excellent exhibits all about...More

2  Thank glendoratraveller
Reviewed April 26, 2017

My wife loved the education inside the building. The displays make us retired teachers proud. I loved the views out back. The place is free. There is great parking for all size vehicles.

2  Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

Everything you need to know water is here! It tell the story of water uses by people and farmers, California water system and its history and give a great rest stop over the Grapevine.

1  Thank Steve G
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

It's around 2 HR drive from LA just off Interstate highway. Lake pyramid adjacent to it is beautifully blue: it has water activities for recreation. It's a small centre but arranged and specifically display of conservation of water and use of it. It has restrooms...More

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Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

A stop point one hour from LA. Great view on the lake but the visitor center is closed. There is some construction on the road, so the access road and all the area are blocked.

Thank Jeny S
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

There are two videos, one is a feature length (in an auditorium with seating sufficient to bring school groups) describing the water collection and distribution throughout CA; the other is a scenic journey along the distribution and storage points. A handful of large exhibit rooms...More

Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
Reviewed October 5, 2016

Nice stop o between LA and Fresno. The kids had a blast in there! Its free and the restrooms were clean!

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