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Clarke Historical Museum

240 E St, Eureka, CA 95501-0433
+1 707-443-1947
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Great place to visit on Arts Alive

On 1st Saturday of the month, Arts alive happens and lots of activity and action to be found here... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
av8erstevez
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Bayside, California
Historic museum and visitor's center.

Stop by old town Eureka for a view of the history of this area. Recently added is the local... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Terri B
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Eureka, California
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A museum specializing in Humboldt County history with numerous Native American artifacts.
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  • Average8%
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240 E St, Eureka, CA 95501-0433
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Reviewed 4 days ago

On 1st Saturday of the month, Arts alive happens and lots of activity and action to be found here. Art, music and people can be enjoyed here

Thank av8erstevez
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stop by old town Eureka for a view of the history of this area. Recently added is the local visitor's center that will help you orient to the area.

Thank Terri B
Reviewed 25 November 2017

While visiting here we stopped to visit this little museum. It is a nice small local museum with lots of Native American items. My 6 year old enjoyed going and looking at the various assortment of baskets. They are currently having a quilt display and...More

Thank Dominquie
Cecile_Clarke, Front Office Manager at Clarke Historical Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Thank you so much for visiting! We're really glad you enjoyed the museum and hope you'll have a chance to stop in again the next time you're in town. :)

Reviewed 15 July 2017

We visited to see a film presentation about quilt making (because the quilt show was in town) and thoroughly enjoyed the native baskets, the antique quilts and the native birds.

Thank Mauri S
Cecile_Clarke, Front Office Manager at Clarke Historical Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Thank you for coming to the screening! We are VERY glad you enjoyed the event and the museum; please visit again soon. :)

Reviewed 2 May 2017

This museum is a delightful mixed bag of eras, from native Yurok people to near-present day. They have a room with a nice collection of Victorian era things. There is no admission charge, but donations are appreciated.

Thank Bruce F
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Been their many times, always interesting things to see and history to observe. Displays change and new things added fairly often.

Thank Julie W
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Local history is featured here with different themes shown in continually changing exhibits. Native American baskets, regalia and related items from local tribes, Victorian era clothing, local historic events (the Chinese expulsion from the city, the 1964 Flood for example) - it's actually quite a...More

Thank cal_banker
Cecile_Clarke, Front Office Manager at Clarke Historical Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

Thank you! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed the museum. We look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 4 August 2016

The tour guide was very nice, knowledgeable, helpful. You go at your own pace, and there aren't many people there, so you can see all that they have.

Thank Anatoli12345
Cecile_Clarke, Front Office Manager at Clarke Historical Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2016

Thank you for visiting! We're really glad you enjoyed it! :)

Reviewed 26 July 2016

The Clarke Museum contains a broad collection of artifacts related to Eureka as well as every small town in the US and Canada. They also have a fabulous collecton of Indian baskets that are well displayed and explained.

Thank William T
Reviewed 22 July 2016

This museum is located in Old Town. It is $5 donation for adults. The museum is not large. It tells of history of Eureka, logging, WWII, and the Indians and Chinese that were in the area. There are also displays of baskets hand made by...More

Thank maxona
Cecile_Clarke, Front Office Manager at Clarke Historical Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2016

Thank you so much for visiting! We hope to see you again soon!

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