California Museums

Search all California museums, historical societies, and memorials. These institutions conserve artifacts and objects that have historical importance in areas of history, art, science, and culture. These historical preservations are available to the public to view in either temporary places or permanent.

Organization Address City Phone More Info
Earth Planet Museum
401 S. Church St. Grass Valley CA 95945
Grass Valley
Golden Gate National Recreational Area
Golden Gate Park San Francisco CA 94123
San Francisco
Wildlife Waystation
14831 Little Tujunga Canyon Rd. Angeles National Forest CA 91342
Angeles National Forest818-899-5201
Pio Pico Mansion
6003 Pioneer Blvd. Whittier CA 90606
Whittier
Museum Of Ancient & Modern Art
11392 Pleasant Valley Rd Penn Valley CA 95946
Penn Valley530-432-3080
Neustra Senora De La Soledad Mission
36641 Fort Romie Rd. Soledad CA 93960
Soledad
Sierra Valley Historical Park
105 Beckwith Rd. Loyalton CA 96118
Loyalton530-993-6754
Pasadena Museum Of History
470 West Walnut Street Pasadena CA 91103
Pasadena626-577-1660
Patterson House At Ardenwood Historic Farm
34600 Ardenwood Blvd. Fremont CA 94555
Fremont510-544-2797
Colton Area Museum
380 N. La Cadena Dr. Colton CA 92324
Colton
Crab Cove Visitor Center - Crown Memorial State Beach
Eighth Street And Otis Drive Alameda CA 94501
Alameda510-521-7090
Grizzly Creek Redwoods State Park Visitor Center
16949 Hwy. 36 Carlotta CA 95528
Carlotta707-777-3683
Alta District Museum
289 S K St Dinuba CA 93618
Dinuba559-591-2144
Humboldt County Historical Society
703 8Th Street Eureka CA 95502
Eureka707-445-4342
Rusch Botanical Garden
7801 Auburn Blvd. Citrus Heights CA 95610
Citrus Heights
Santa Monica Pier Aquarium
1600 Ocean Front Walk Santa Monica CA 90401
Santa Monica310-393-6149
Star Eco Station
10101 Jefferson Blvd Culver City CA 90232
Culver City310-842-8060
World Wildlife Museum
1245 W. Webber Stockton CA 95203
Stockton520-629-0100
Carmel Heritage Society At The First Murphy House
Lincoln & 6Th Carmel CA 93921
Carmel831-624-4447
Ruddy'S 1930S General Store Museum
221 S. Palm Canyon Dr. Palm Springs CA 92262
Palm Springs760-327-2156
Marin Museum Association
P.O. Box 4133 San Rafael CA 94913
San Rafael
Bachelor Officers' Quarters At Angel Island
P.O. Box 318 Tiburon CA 94920
Tiburon
Stone Lagoon Schoolhouse Museum
265 Redwood Trails Circle Trinidad CA 95555
Trinidad
Healdsburg Museum
221 Matheson Street Healdsburg CA 95448
Healdsburg707-431-3325
Blue Lake Museum
330 Railroad Ave Blue Lake CA 95525
Blue Lake707-668-4188
Cabot'S Old Indian Pueblo Museum
67-616 E. Desert View Desert Hot Springs CA 92240
Desert Hot Springs760-329-7610
Owens Valley Paiute Shoshone Cultural Center
2301 W. Line St. Bishop CA 93514
Bishop
Valley Art Center
1661 Botello Dr. Walnut Creek CA 94596
Walnut Creek925-935-4311
American Center For Wine, Food & The Arts
500 First Street Napa CA 94559
Napa888-512-6742
Yosemite Museum
Yosemite Park Way Yosemite CA 95389
Yosemite209-372-0200