Museums

Local Museums
Listed here are a few small, local museums 
which are just the right distance away for a day trip.
Check the museum site for hours and exact location.
These are only some of the museums in our area
 and admission is just a few dollars or free.
Each one has a story of its own and includes 
wonderful insight into our area and our history.


(Suggestion: Copy this website link to your Smartphone so 
you can have our list with you when you're out and about.)



YUBA COUNTY

Wheatland History Museum  OPENING IN MAY 2017

Museum of the Forgotten Warriors * f
5865 A Rd., Marysville, CA 95901

Mary Aaron Museum * 
704 D St., Marysville, CA 95901


SUTTER COUNTY

Community Memorial Museum of Sutter County *
1333 Butte House Road, Yuba City, CA 95993



COLUSA COUNTY *

Sacramento Valley Museum *  f
1491 "E" St. Williams, CA 95987


PLACER COUNTY

Lincoln Area Archives Museum *
640 5th St. Lincoln, CA 95648

Rocklin History Museum *  f
3895 Rocklin Road, Rocklin, CA 95677




NEVADA COUNTY

Links to several Nevada County museums:
 *Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum *
 *Firehouse #1 Museum
 *North Star Mining Museum *


Empire Mine
10791 Empire St., Grass Valley. CA 95945 * 



YOLO COUNTY

Reiffs Gas Station Museum *
52 Jefferson St., Woodland, CA 95695

California Agriculture Museum * 
1962 Hays Lane, Woodland, CA 95776



EL DORADO COUNTY

El Dorado County Historical Museum f 
104 Placerville Dr., Placerville, CA 95667

Fountain & Tallman Museum f 
524 Main Street, Placerville, CA 95667



PLUMAS COUNTY

Indian Valley Museum *
4288 Cemetery Rd., Taylorsville, CA 95983

Greenville Cy Hall Memorial Museum * 
132 Main St., Greenville, CA 95947

Plumas County Museum * 
500 Jackson St., Quincy, CA 95971


BUTTE COUNTY

Gridley Museum *
701 Kentucky St. Gridley, CA 95948

Bolt's Antique Tool Museum *  f
1650 Broderick St. Oroville, CA 95965

Chinese Temple and Museum Complex *
1500 Broderick St. Oroville, CA 95965

Pioneer History Museum
2332 Montgomery St. Oroville, CA 95965

Patrick Ranch Museum
10381 Midway, Durham, CA 95938

Gateway Science Museum
625 Esplanade, Chico CA 95929

Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park
525 Esplanade, Chico, CA 95926

Chico Museum
141 Salem St. Chico, CA 95928


GLENN COUNTY

Willows Museum
336 West Walnut St.
Willows, CA 95988



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 *    recent visit
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