Twentynine Palms Historical Society
29 Palms, California


Come learn about our interesting history by becoming a member of the
29 Palms Historical Society!

Still Life by Geoff Preston

"The past, present, and future are so close together that any day we may look at all three and not know we are doing so. So wonderful is life."

~ Maude Carrico Russell, "Yesterdays of Twentynine Palms"

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society is a non-profit educational organization classified by the Internal Revenue Service as 501/c3, and was incorporated under California State Codes on August 23, 1982 and is not funded by any city, county, state or federal agency. Gifts, contributions, endowments, and material donations are all, or partially, tax deductible.

Meetings of the Twentynine Palms Historical Society are held on the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Twentynine Palms Historical Society's Old Schoolhouse Museum. All scheduled lectures and activities are at the museum unless otherwise specified.

With membership you receive the Schoolhouse Journal every quarter filled with articles of interest, information about the community and the Society and much more.


Family (1 address)$30.00
Life (1 person)  $400.00  
Pioneer Individual*$25.00
  Pioneer Family* (1 address)  $30.00

*To qualify as a Pioneer you must have resided in the 29 Palms area on or before December 31, 1945

Three ways to Become a Member or Renew a Membership.

By mail - download an application from one of the links below and send it to us along with a check or money order.

In person - either download an application from one of the links below or pick one up at the Museum and drop off the application and membership fees at the Museum.

Online - you may use a credit or debit card below. Please Note: there is a convenience fee added to cover the costs of providing this service.

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*To qualify as a Pioneer you must have resided in the 29 Palms area on or before 31 Dec 1945. Use the remarks block to tell us when you lived in the 29 Palms area.

Gift Memberships

Thinking of giving someone special a gift that will also help your Historical Society? Consider giving a gift membership. A personalized card announcing your gift will be sent in your name. Just fill out the gift membership area on the membership application.

Send completed membership applications to the attention of Membership Chairperson, at the address below.

Make checks payable to:

29 Palms Historical Society
P.O. Box 1926
29 Palms, CA 92277

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