Museums

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Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum
Located in Nevada City, California, the Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad…
5 Kidder Court, Nevada City, California.
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Phone: 530-470-0902
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Donner Memorial State Park/Emigrant Trail Museum
Donner Memorial State Park Located in the beautiful Sierra Nevada, Donner…
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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Firehouse Museum No. 1
Firehouse No. 1 is perhaps the most-photographed building in Nevada City. It…
215 Main St, Nevada City, CA 95959
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Phone: (530) 265-5468
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Grass Valley Museum
The Grass Valley Museum was an orphange in Gold Rush times, established by Father…
410 South Church St, Grass Valley, CA 95945
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Phone: (530) 273-5509
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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 Foundry
The foundry dates to 1856 and for many years provided metal and steel fabrication…
325 Spring St, Nevada City, CA 95959
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Phone: (530) 265-5040
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Miners Picnic at Empire Mine
Attend the commemoration of a picnic that was once held annually to benefit…
Empire Mine State Historic Park, 10791 E. Empire Street, Grass Valley, CA 95945
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Phone: (530) 273-8522
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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
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