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Mammoth Museum at the Hayden Cabin

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A good local museum.

I took two 12 year olds to this museum and they both enjoyed seeing the museum. I would have... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
Sheryl J
Los Altos, California
Beautiful Spot

Interesting small museum, worth your time. If you get invited to a special event here .... GO... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Long Beach, California
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Aug 19, 2018
“A good local museum.”
Aug 6, 2018
“Beautiful Spot”
The Mammoth Museum is housed in the original 1920'S log cabin built by Emmet Hayden, map maker of the Eastern Sierra. It contains many artifacts from that period as well as historic photographs and displays. The Museum is located in a park-like...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
5489 Sherwin Creek Rd., Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
+1 760-934-6918
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

I took two 12 year olds to this museum and they both enjoyed seeing the museum. I would have stayed longer with out the girls, but certainly worth a visit even with children.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sheryl J
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Interesting small museum, worth your time. If you get invited to a special event here .... GO! It's a great creek-side location!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2017

When the Hayden Cabin and Mammoth Museum are open. please don't forget to take a good hour or so to explore this gorgeous area right outside of Mammoth and along the creek. Simply spectacular.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

This is a very cute little cabin filled with history. It was really a surprise to see it tucked back off the main road. Definitely worth the stop over.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Diana W
Reviewed July 7, 2017

Not a whole lot to see at the cabin but what is there is interesting and the folks are highly engaged and very informative. Plus the nearby creek is really nice so if you are near Old Mammoth Road and have a few minutes to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Joe A
Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful small building in the middle of nowhere in Mammoth. Stunning view of the mountains, a small river and the museum itself. I found the structure closed for the seasonal stop (after September), but the place deserve one visit. Snow, green, sound of water, the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Dandymas
Reviewed September 21, 2016

We loved this little museum, the volunteer who welcomed us was very friendly and spent time telling us about the place. We found it very interesting.

Date of experience: September 2016
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