Exhibits

Along with our permanent exhibits, we host an array of rotating and traveling exhibits.

 

Current Exhibitions

 

The Lost Art of Cartography


A comprehensive look at the evolution of map making, LAN surveying technology, and the different uses of map. The gallery of maps gives visual insight into early Arizona, Lake Havasu City, and Native American tribe locations and migratory patterns. 

This exhibition also features real equipment used in the development of Lake Havasu City.

Designed by Dennis Miller. Exhibit on display until August 2021. 

 

 

 

Geology 
In Partnership with Lake Havasu Gem & Mineral Society

Explore the complex and intriguing realm of gems and minerals from around the world. Pieces are companioned with information from geology and mineralogy educators on hand. 

 

Geological spheres donated by Jim Peterson. Designed by Lake Havasu Gem & Mineral Society.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meet Desert Creatures

Get up close with real life creatures of the desert in this interactive Live Animal Program.

Featured creatures are the Kenyan Sand Boa and the Uromasytx. 

See "Events" for the next scheduled program. 

 

 

 

 

 


Coming Soon | FEBRUARY 2022

War Comes Home

War Comes Home exhibition demonstrates the range of experiences military members face as they transition from deployment to home with real letters from real military members. These powerful letters explore feelings of grief, joy, doubt, and love, bringing the real experiences of war home to all of us.

Exhibit Sections

The War Experience: PERCEPTION VS REALITY
Far From Home: WARTIME SEPARATION
A New Normal: ADJUSTING TO LIFE AT HOME
Enduring Loss: THE COSTS OF WAR
Reflections: BEFORE AND AFTER
A New Mission: COMING HOME

More information on the exhibit

 


Interested in helping with these exhibits?

Reach out: info@havasumuseum.com