7th Annual Heritage Trail Museums Tour
August 2-3, 10am-4pm. The Maidu Museum & Historic Site will offer free admission, free guided tours and free children’s activities both days. We are one of 20 different Placer County museums from Roseville to Tahoe who are opening their doors free of charge. Join the museums tour and get a better understanding of Placer county's rich and colorful history.
For more information on the participating museums visit www.theheritagetrail.blogspot.com
. Download the Trail Guide
for all 20 museums.
Saturday, August 2 from 10am - 4pm
Sunday, August 3 from 10am - 4pm
Night Out at the Museum
Please join us every 3rd Saturday, January through November from 6:30pm-8:30pm for a FREE “Night Out at the Museum”, part of the 3rd Saturday Art Walk. Museum doors open at 6:30pm. Cultural programs start at 7pm. Light refreshments will be available. 2014 Exhibits and Programs:
Judith Lowry, Heyday Books, Chag Lowry, United Auburn Indian Community Children’s Art Program, Filmmaker Jack Kohler, Stan Padilla, L. Frank Manriquez, Lyn Risling & Julian Lang, Tiffany Adams & Shiwaya Peck, Billy Hawk Enos, Charlie Burns, Alan Wallace and the Maidu Independent Theater, plus other Native California Artists, including a second annual “Calling All Coyotes” show.
Every 3rd Saturday, January through November, from 6:30pm-8:30pm
Storytelling has been an important part of Native American culture for thousands of years. Sit under the stars at our outdoor amphitheater to enjoy native stories around the campfire. We'll provide roasting sticks and marshmallows for a sweet program's end to this fun family event
. Museum doors open at 7pm. Program starts at 7:30pm.
Every 3rd Friday, April through October, from 7:30pm-8:30pm
Fee: $5/person, $16/family of four, $5 each additional person. Under 2 are free.