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Del Norte County History Museum

577 H St, Crescent City, CA 95531-3743
+1 707-464-3922
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A terrific sojourn to a vast history...

This place is awesome, please do yourselves a favor and allow enough time to enjoy, and read, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Klamath Falls, Oregon
Nothing like the packed rooms of small town museums!

You go to fancy museum that cost and you may get to see on view only a few select things in a room... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sylvia A
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Phone: 707-464-3089
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  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
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577 H St, Crescent City, CA 95531-3743
+1 707-464-3922
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is awesome, please do yourselves a favor and allow enough time to enjoy, and read, and touch, and feel so many varied history's housed in one building. There was vast collections from private local families, who have been part of the community for...More

Thank klamathkennedys
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You go to fancy museum that cost and you may get to see on view only a few select things in a room. This is not the case here. Every room is filled with artifacts and history from the town, the surrounding area, the native...More

Thank Sylvia A
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We visited the museum and spent over an hour, walking from room to room, up the stairs and down, inspecting the numerous exhibits. There is a good Native American section on the Tolowas and Klamath. Most of the other exhibits feature early white settlers and...More

Thank Writergal49
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This museum is filled with interesting artifacts and really gives you and in depth look at the city and communities history. Plan to spend a good chunk of time here to fully appreciate and interpret all of the information.

Thank Heather P
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Was recommended to visit after visiting the lighthouse. Plan on being there for sometime. There is a lot of things to see and read. Very cool place

Thank orbigfoot
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Very Good. Excellent artifacts of native American tribes. Good Tsunami history and Battery Point & St. George Light House history.

Thank s2yates
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This museum was set up nicely, leading you through different aspects of daily life in the 1800's. It is more of a display of antique artifacts than a formal museum, but it was fun to visit, nonetheless. And the light from the lighthouse, you just...More

Thank Irene W
Reviewed 14 February 2017

For a small building there is a tremendous amount of Del Norte history within the walls. Very friendly & knowledgeable people that work there. A must see on visiting Del Norte County.

Thank 66dorothyw
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The tripadvisor site for this attraction shows it is open 7 days from 8am to 8pm. Way wrong. It is closed on Sundays when most tourists are visiting Crescent City for one reason or another. I was excited to see some Brother Jon stuff but...More

Thank ramblerkev
Reviewed 13 June 2016

$3.00 donation was worth every cent and mostly even more. Lots of local history, state history and ties to national history. Never seen that much WWI materials preserved as they had. The Indian baskets were outstanding. Huge display cases on the 2nd floor. Needed more...More

Thank SFBzoo
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Response from Pam T | Reviewed this property |
Hi & good evening, I have tried to find an answer for your question and still haven't found anyone who can answer as of yet, I have not given up, as soon as I find out if a man did raise sheep on Castle Rock I will pass onto... More