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Small and Simple But Packed Full!

The museum is located within a Carnegie Grant funded historical building and is open select days... read more

Reviewed February 20, 2016
Joshua F
Great History

I stopped by and found out a lot about Colton, CA. They has a great many displays of clothing... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2015
Jim K
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“Excellent! I will be retuning with friends and family!”
Sep 12, 2016
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Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting items, photos and books! An entire section devoted to the Wild West's famous Earp family who lived in this town. Their home is also in Colton. Staff is very well informed. Very close to the I 10 freeway. Great for schools, also.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 12, 2016

Prior to becoming a museum my sons and I would come and select books to read for the week.Now that our library is restored you may visit and learn about the history of our town and surrounding areas. It is truly an interesting place for...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Gale O
Reviewed August 27, 2016

It has been many years since I lived in colton, but one place I did go back when the city was still small was this museum, and though there are many out there that are much bigger, this covers the county and it has a...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed February 20, 2016

The museum is located within a Carnegie Grant funded historical building and is open select days and times (so plan accordingly). Having lived in the area previously I was pleasantly surprise by the artifacts, displays, info, and setup within the building. The curator invited my...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Joshua F
Reviewed September 20, 2015

I stopped by and found out a lot about Colton, CA. They has a great many displays of clothing including a lot of hats which you do not find in a lot of museums. Old sewing machines, utensils, furniture, games and items to make butter...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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