Folsom History Museum 

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Permanent Exhibit 

Our permanent exhibit provides an overview of Folsom’s history from its beginning as the home of the Nisenan to the 1960s. It explores how Folsom as we know it today was formed by providing the history of its founding, the Gold Rush, railroad, its pioneers, agriculture and important businesses.

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Folsom History Museum 

Whodunit?

A Look at Local True Crime

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Have you tried your detective skills out at our crime scene yet? We're on the lookout for a murderer... and it wasn't Mrs. Peacock with a candlestick!

When you think you've solved the case, submit your guess and you'll be entered to win a special prize! All participants are eligible to win. Bring it on, gumshoes - see you at the scene!

Folsom History Museum 

Community: The Big Lives of Small Town People

FHS's First Digital Exhibit!

Folsom History Museum’s newest exhibit features the extraordinary individuals and families who shaped Folsom. Their lives are stories of progress, ingenuity, courage and persistence but also loss and heartache that can resonate with our own lives today.

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Pioneer Village

Ashland Station Permanent Exhibit

Opening TBD

The new permanent exhibit at Pioneer Village provides an in depth look at two of Folsom’s most important businesses. Through stunning imagery and artifacts, you will learn about Folsom’s transportation history beginning with the first railroad in the West and the Natomas Company, an empire built on water and agriculture.

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