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Placer County Historical Museum, Auburn

(4.5/5 based on 35+ reviews on the web)
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  • The museum is beautifully restored, and well appointed. Well worth a stop on your adventure. Auburn is a worthwhile destination for sure. So much California history here!  more »
  • A very local funky museum with lots of fun exhibits including what happened to the hat? (and the suspects in its disappearance) this exhibit includes some great vintage women's hats. Plus lots of mini...  more »
  • Very interesting historical museum about the early start of Auburn and the gold rush. Only takes about 30 minutes to review. Across the street from the Saturday Farmers Market.  more »
  • One of the most Beautiful buildings architecturally speaking in Auburn. It's great place to take a few minutes to explore while you are on I80 traveling back and forth across the country. It's right off the freeway and you can snap a picture of the giant gold digger at the same time. :-)
  • Well done! They are really gentle
  • Beautiful architecture!
  • Great local museum in the area.
  • There's gold in them thar hills! Plus a unique collection of quilts, Indian arrowheads and baskets, gold mining pans and scales, old timey telephones and radios, and a true-to-life replica of a sheriff's office. An excellent museum, located at the beautiful Placer County Courthouse.