Historic Park Sites

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2015 Kid’s Fishing Derby at Malakoff Diggins
This annual event is held each year in May at beautiful Blair Lake, just a short…
Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park, 23579 North Bloomfield Rd., Nevada City, CA 95959
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Phone: (530) 265-2740
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Calanan Park Monitor and Drill Core
This hydraulic mining monitor used pressurized water to wash away hillsides…
Broad St. and Union St., Nevada City, CA 95959
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Phone: (530) 265-2496
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Donner Memorial State Park/Emigrant Trail Museum
Located in the beautiful Sierra Nevada, Donner Memorial State Park offers the…
12593 Donner Pass Rd. Truckee, CA 96161
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Phone: (530) 582-7892
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Empire Mine State Historic Park
The Empire Mine was the richest hard rock mine in the State of California, producing…
10791 East Empire St, Grass Valley, CA 95945
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Phone: (530) 273-8522
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Grass Valley Memorial Park
Memorial Park is a 7.6-acre Community Park with a swimming pool, tennis courts,…
415 Central Ave., Grass Valley, CA 95945
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Phone: (530) 274- 4350
Memorial Park Gold Panning
Hardrock Gold Mining
An estimated $500 million in gold has been mined with in a one-mile radius of…
415 Central Ave., Grass Valley, CA 95945
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Phone: (530) 274- 4350
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Malakoff Diggins State Historic Park
Created in 1965, Malakoff Diggins preserves the exciting and controversial story…
23579 North Bloomfield Road Nevada City, CA 95959
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Phone: (530) 265-2740
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Miners Picnic at Empire Mine
The first Miners Picnic was held in 1895 to raise money for miners’ widows…
Empire Mine State Historic Park, 10791 E. Empire St. Grass Valley 95945
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Phone: (530) 273-8255
Empire Mine Gardens.
Mother’s Day Springtime Event
Make your mom feel special with two free surprise gifts! Enjoy fountains, rose…
Empire Mine State Historic Park, 107912 E. Empire Street, Grass Valley, CA 95945
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Phone: (530) 273-8522
Otts Assay Office
Ott’s Assay Office
Ott’s Assay Office is said to have had $27 million in gold pass through its…
130 Main Street, Nevada City, CA 95959
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