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Angels Camp Museum and Carriage House

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Address: 753 South Main Street, Angels Camp, CA 95222
Phone Number: 209 736 2963
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10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Thu - Mon 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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This is a well done museum if you are interested in learning about the area and the gold rush days in the Sierra Mountains. Members of the staff were wonderful to talk with and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
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Longview, Washington
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Longview, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

This is a well done museum if you are interested in learning about the area and the gold rush days in the Sierra Mountains. Members of the staff were wonderful to talk with and had a great deal of knowledge to share. This museum appeared to have a more complete display of items than other small museums we have been... More 

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Oceanside, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

We had a great time at the museum. It's a true glimpse into the past. The kids were really into the scavenger hunt. It was really awesome to see so many artifacts in one place from washing machines to an old fashioned coffee grinder. The carriages were so amazing, and most of them in such great condition. It's pretty amazing... More 

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Gaston, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

This was a fun museum for us. The kids enjoyed the scavenger hunt for kids. We all enjoyed the exhibits and learning more about the area. It helps to know the history for the Gold Rush time period while exploring the area.

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Royal Oaks, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We been to Angels Camp many times and finally had the time to tour the museum. If you like learning about the gold rush days in the sierra foothills and Mark Twain, this is the place for you. They also have the largest carriage collection in California. The best part of the museum is hearing the history of Angels Camp... More 

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Angels Camp, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

If you enjoy exploring Gold Rush history, you will enjoy a trip to the local museum. The carriage house is a recent addition and has all kinds of old buggies in it. If you are looking to learn more about local history, this place will not disappoint!

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Rancho Murieta, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This is a true history museum telling the gold rush story and Angles Camp history. Glad we stopped. Great knowledgeable and friendly Docents. I will return on the next trip.

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Cameron Park, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

At Angels Camp, we went to the Museum and Carriage House. What a wonderful trip!! Took almost three hours!! Had an excellent guide! He took us through the gold mining experience! It was a wonderful museum! And the Carriage House...We have never seen so many, many carriages!! We could have stayed longer! What a great place!!

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Flagstaff
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The staff was friendly. The carriages were great. Some came with interesting stories. The wild blackberries growing along the back fence were sweet and tasty.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Cannot say enough about this great museum. There are many areas and buildings to explore. Make sure you take the time to talk to the guides and read. Jim was particularly knowledgeable and showed us details of the exhibits that we would not have known just by experiencing on our own. Don't be put off by some of the area... More 

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Crowley Lake, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed the museum and carriage house. There are three buildings and several outdoor exhibits to see. Everything is well arranged and interestingly presented. We learned a lot! The docents are extremely knowledgable and love sharing their knowledge! They made our visit an absolute success! Don't miss it!

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Additional Information about Angels Camp Museum and Carriage House

Address: Address: 753 South Main Street, Angels Camp, CA 95222
Phone Number: 209 736 2963
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Angels Camp
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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