Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum, Truckee

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Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum is located in Truckee. To visit Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum and get the most from your holiday in Truckee, create itinerary details personal to you using our Truckee tourist route planner.
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  • Wow! The view driving along Donner's pass through the mountains is breathtaking. Take pictures when you reach the summit. If you don't know the story about the Donner family google it! Getting a birds...  more »
  • The museum was very good but the 10 $ parking fee was bogus...I grew up here so it was a trip down memory lane.. the information I had known from elementary school. Worth a visit!  more »
  • It was a nice stop park with many amenities we did not use since we had private access to the Lake. There are several books written on the Donner Party tragedy that tell an inspiring story.  more »

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