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Diamond Valley Lake Visitors Center

Closed Now: 6:30 AM - 4:15 PM
Open today: 6:30 AM - 4:15 PM
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All about where water comes from and how to conserve H2O.

Interesting and interactive displays about water and where all the water comes from that is used in... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
Calgary, Canada
Where the water comes from

Interesting and interactive experience about water management and the miracle of water in So Cal... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
Susan S
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2325 Searl Pkwy, Hemet, CA 92543-9705
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

Interesting and interactive displays about water and where all the water comes from that is used in Southern California. Many paleontologists and archeologists worked while the excavation was being done for the Diamond Valley Reservoir and preserved all the fossils. There is a school situated...More

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Reviewed June 18, 2018

Interesting and interactive experience about water management and the miracle of water in So Cal. Conservation is key to continue the lifestyles we enjoy.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed March 15, 2018

My wife and I were fortunate enough that we were able to take one of the buses that were provided for people to watch them excavate the reservoir as it was being built. There were Archaeologists and Paleontologists that followed the removal of the dirt....More

Thank Richard G
Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

They do a good job explaining the man made lake and it’s history - how it was built and whom it services - staff friendly -worth a stop !

1  Thank Bob S
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

The folks in the visitor center were very helpful in providing maps and directions to the opposite viewpoint area.

Thank Crt1943
Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

Took thr little ones to see the dinos. My daughter was in love. Highly recommended for the whole famil.

Thank 250larisak
Reviewed January 5, 2017

Very fun. Has a wolly mamouth there. Can purchase items. Tells you how the dam was built and what they found while digging.

1  Thank Neice71
Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

If you are in the Hemet Ca area, you should visit the Diamond Lake Visitors Center. The California drought has made the importance of water conservation very well known here. The center has interesting exhibits on the aqueduct system which delivers the all important water...More

Thank Dick K
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Lots of interesting exhibits! Kept the kids interested and ready to learn. The adults had a good time too!

Thank Marsha D
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

I went to the lake to have something to do and stumbled on the visitor center looking how to get up to the lake......The greeters was great had answers to all my questions and the information in the visitors center was great regarding all info...More

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