Calaveras County Museum Complex, San Andreas

4.6
#437 of 656 in Museums in California
Located on historic Main Street in San Andreas, this museum is a unique display of the history of Calaveras County. You will see the courthouse where Black Bart stood trial for stagecoach robbery and the jail where he was held awaiting trial.

Other displays feature Native American artifacts, the Double Springs Courthouse, mining, rare and unique firearms, and more.
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  • Went with our friends on our way to Big Trees NP, cost only 3$. But such a great experience. A lot of interesting objects to see. Very welcoming and friendly older man as staff.... HIGHLY RECOMMENDED ...  more »
  • Well worth an hour or so stop if you are driving along Route 49. Interesting collection of historic buildings and artifacts covering local history and the Gold Rush.  more »
  • Very well put together. Loved the county jail! Unfortunately, we missed the Red Barn. Not sure why, but if you love old jails, be sure to see this one.  more »
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  • Didn't know this place existed until now. Full of great Calaveras county lore and history.
  • Went with 5 year old, only $3 for adults and a dollar for thr 5 year old. Great experience. A lot of interesting objects to see. The staff her is really friendly and out going.
  • Museum that makes history come alive
  • Ok
  • Nice historic building & old jail. Only $3 admission & never crowded. Worth stopping by if you're in the area.
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