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  OPEN on the 1st & 3rd Saturday of each month from 10-2.
111 Main St. Wheatland, CA

Museum of the Forgotten Warriors
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 
1491 "E" St. Williams, CA 95987


PLACER COUNTY

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

Carnegie Library and Museum
557 Lincoln St.
Roseville, CA
916-773-3003

Rocklin History Museum
3895 Rocklin Road, Rocklin, CA 95677

Colfax Heritage Museum
99 Railroad Street
Colfax, CA
530 346-8599


Golden Drift Museum 32820 Main St., Dutch Flat, CA





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 
104 Placerville Dr., Placerville, CA 95667

Fountain & Tallman Museum
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
-website not currently available-

Gold Trader Flat & Yuba-Feather Historical Museum 
19096 New York Flat Road, Forbestown, CA 95941


Bolt's Antique Tool Museum
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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