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Folsom History Museum
Overview of Folsom's History
HOURS ~ Tuesday - Sunday
11:00am - 4:00pm
823 Sutter St.
Folsom,CA  95630
Tel: (916) 985-2707

 

Our main gallery exhibit features an overview of Folsom's History and is on permanent display in the gallery.  Artifacts and documents representative of Native Americans, pioneers, miners and ethnic groups in the community are included.

 

 

              Pioneer Village

HOURS ~ Tuesday - Sunday
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

***Volunteer Availability

& Weather Permitting***

​196 Wool Street

Folsom,CA  95630

Tel: (916) 985-2707

 

Located a block away from the museum, Pioneer Village is a living history venue featuring Ashland Station, the oldest train depot west of the Rockies, panning for kids and a working blacksmith shop.

     Black Friday nights are offered on the 1st  Friday of each month from 5pm - 8 pm.

 The Future Folsom Chinese Heritage Museum

Read here for exciting updates with the future Folsom Chinese Heritage Museum.

our

museums

Folsom History Museum
Overview of Folsom's History
HOURS ~ Tuesday - Sunday
11:00am - 4:00pm
823 Sutter St.
Folsom,CA  95630
Tel: (916) 985-2707

 

Welcome to the Folsom History Museum Web Site.  The Museum is operated by the Folsom Historical Society, located in historic downtown Folsom.  It is the home to a wonderful collection of artifacts and treasures that chronicle the settlement and development of the Folsom area.  You'll see a fascinating and educational permanent exhibit throughout the year along with three temporary exhibits which highlight the gold rush era and Folsom's history, including an annual Quilt Show.

              Pioneer Village

 

 

 

Located a block away from the museum, Pioneer Village is a living history venue featuring Ashland Station, the oldest train depot west of the Rockies, panning for kids and a working blacksmith shop.

     Black Friday nights are offered on the 1st  Friday of each month from 5pm - 8 pm.

HOURS ~       

Tuesday - Sunday
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

***Volunteer Availability

& Weather Permitting***

 The Future Folsom Chinese Heritage Museum

Read here for exciting updates with the future Folsom Chinese Heritage Museum.

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REMEMBER ME - HISTORY OF SACRAMENTO COUNTY CEMETERIES

Opening September 21, 2019

On display through January 5, 2020

SAVE THE DATES!

History Hero 2019

Thank you for supporting and attending the SOLD OUT event honoring Bill Anderson! It was a fabulous evening ~ Mark your calendars now for History Hero 2020 ~ September 25, 2020!

Folsom Mayor Kerri Howell with History Hero Bill Anderson

upcoming events

Great things are happening at the Folsom History Museum!  Mark your calendars with these dates!

Mark Your Calendars!

 

                              2019           

      

Nov. 1        Black Friday Nights at                                  Pioneer Village

Dec. 3        - Giving Tuesday

Dec. 6        Black Friday Nights at                                  Pioneer Village

Dec. 6/7     Holiday Home Tour

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store

Stop by our Gift Store today!  Lots of collectibles, decorations, books, gifts, toys, and more!  New items arriving regularly!

Cohn Mansion, Folsom CA

C. 1900

All photos on this website are the property of the Folsom Historical Society and may not be copied or reproduced in any way without the express consent from the Folsom Historical Society.

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Folsom Historical Society | 823 Sutter Street, Folsom, California                                                       © 2017 by FAMILY OF FOLSOM HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUMS

916-985-2707 |info@folsomhistoricalsociety.org

 

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