John Muir Interpretive Center

PLEASE NOTE: John Muir Interpretive Center CLOSED
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The Interpretive Center is dedicated to the memory of John Muir, naturalist and preservationist, whose deep respect for nature inspires conservation and stewardship of natural resources.

The District hosts more than 3,000 school children annually at the center for field trips through our education program.

Visit the Interpretive Center to learn about the cultural history of the area, animals, and the unique role Los Vaqueros plays in providing clean and healthy water to more than 500,000 people.

Also, not to be missed - check out our Augmented Reality Sandbox!


Open to the public on weekends from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Located next to the dam, on the north side (Brentwood) of the watershed.

Los Vaqueros Interpretive Center
19 Walnut Boulevard
Brentwood, CA 94513

Interpretive Center

LV Interpretive Center

Interpretive Center Exhibit

LV Interpretive Center