Opening for the season May 5, 2023. Spring hours: Friday-Sunday 11-3
MUSEUM OF THE SIERRAProviding cultural and educational experiences to deepen the understanding of the human and natural history of the central Sierra region.
CENTRAL SIERRA RESILIENCY FUNDEnvisioning a world where financial collaboration sustains resilient landscapes, ecosystems and communities.
A Celebration Of The Sierra Mountain Range
Founded in 1991 by the Central Sierra Historical Society, The Museum of the Sierra preserves the cultural and natural history of the Sierra Nevada through education and curation of historical artifacts and stories.
Artifacts in our Collection
Plan your trip to visit The Museum of the Sierra
Cost: FREE for you, we just ask that you pay it forward so we can continue to offer free admission.
The Central Sierra Historical Society welcomes larger groups to call ahead to make arrangements for a free docent-led tour of our indoor and outdoor exhibits.
The Central Sierra Historical Society and Museum promotes learning, understanding, diversity and creativity. History, math, science and more come to life through engagement with artifacts from our diverse region.
The PEP program’s Science and CA History activities have been a great addition to our school’s educational program. An amazing experience for students and teachers alikeTim McConnicoFormer Pine Ridge Elementary Superintendent
I love the museum crafts and the arrowheads.Ariana West