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Bigfoot Discovery Museum

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Address: 5497 Hwy. 9, Felton, CA 95018-9602
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+1 831-335-4478
11:00 - 18:00
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Wed - Mon 11:00 - 18:00

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Of course there's a big foot Museum in Santa Cruz!!

Santa Cruz is known for being weird wacky and wonderful. so, naturally there's a bigfoot museum here in the foothills of the mountains. Definitely , stop in, meet the folks and... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2017
Libi K
Santa Cruz, California
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Santa Cruz, California
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211 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Santa Cruz is known for being weird wacky and wonderful. so, naturally there's a bigfoot museum here in the foothills of the mountains. Definitely , stop in, meet the folks and get involved! You'll be glad you did!

1 Thank Libi K
Felton, California
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108 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped by here to see what it was all about. Basically a museum focused on the history of Big Foot with a gift shop and various artifacts intending to prove Bigfoot's existence. It's free so that is cool. Takes about 15 minutes to walk through or more if you are a real Bigfoot fan.

1 Thank Mary Jo S
Los Angeles, California, United States
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

a tiny place, maybe 200 square feet, but lots of interesting newspaper clippings and trivia; fun for kids

Thank Dennis S
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51 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

I've always been fascinated with the idea of Bigfoot, or the possibility that there are creatures out there we haven't officially discovered yet. So, while visiting family nearby, we made a small detour and came to the museum. It was as I expected. A tiny, dusty collection of Bigfoot information and memorabilia, including footprint castings, maps of spottings and encounters,... More 

1 Thank helenann2k
Aptos, California
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27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Like a lobster trap - you don't know if you want to go in but there's that nagging question in the back of your mind - is there something good in there? There isn't. But eh curator is a talkative, friendly guy who will engage you in interesting banter for a while. This is one of those roadside attractions that... More 

Thank Steve1066
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

So here is the thing. When you see it from the out side it looks small and a bit uncared for and it is small and a bit uncared for! They ask for a $2 donation. But it's not required. It's a passion. Get out, explore and maybe you will be intrigued with someone's experiences. I give it a 5... More 

Thank Donna D
Watsonville, California
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269 reviews
93 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

I wanted to visit this place for years but never got around doing it until today. The museum is rather small; consisting of two rooms. The place does not charge admission but ask for a two dollar donation or five bucks for a guided tour. I went for the tour. I felt the tour was very informative as I kept... More 

Thank 427BeatleBob
Torrance, California
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44 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This is a dingy dank dilapidated place. Two tiny little rooms filled with limited Bigfoot paraphernalia. It was so dusty inside, we couldn't stay more than a couple minutes. Ick!

Thank mdowd111
Scotts Valley, California
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 9 July 2016

This was fun for my boys when they were younger. The owner is wonderful and very informative. Lots to see and study.

Thank happycricketone
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

We were excited to see, but door was locked and no one would answer :( bummer Sign said open and the light was on, we waited quite a while, but no one ever answered the door.

Thank Kim E

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