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Plumas County Museum

500 Jackson St, Quincy, CA 95971-9412
+1 530-283-6320
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Plumas Count Museum

We had a young man from the museum who came to the campground and told some of the history of the... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2015
Willows, California
The Perfect Museum for a Relaxing Visit

One of the best small museums I have been to in many years. The perfect size and filled with the... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2015
Valerie N
Quincy, California, United States
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500 Jackson St, Quincy, CA 95971-9412
+1 530-283-6320
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Reviewed 21 August 2015

We had a young man from the museum who came to the campground and told some of the history of the area.

Thank frog09
Reviewed 28 June 2015

One of the best small museums I have been to in many years. The perfect size and filled with the history of Plumas County and Quincy from the Gold Rush era to today. Scott Lawson, is very helpful and funny too. Enjoy it every time...More

Thank Valerie N
Reviewed 21 June 2015

Understand the museum has undergone some upgrades. Check if it open before you go on a Sunday. Don't miss the Variel Home Tour.

Thank Susanne B
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Reviewed 18 April 2015

amazing museum love the historical culture to it rather than most museums that are modern it keeps its historical roots the historian knows his history. eberyone passing through should visit at least once

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Reviewed 13 April 2015

This museum is not very large, but it is packed with artifacts and information about Quincy and Plumas County.

Thank Monica B
Reviewed 22 February 2015

The folks at this museum have done a great job of preserving and displaying lots of fascinating stuff from the town past. Highly recommend!

Thank Steven F
Reviewed 18 February 2015

We never miss a chance to visit the Plumas County Museum when we're in Quincy. It houses an excellent collection of regional artifacts that are exceedingly well displayed, both inside and out. One of our favorites is the collection of Indian baskets, but there are...More

Thank Kredit
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Plumas County Museum is a great place to follow the "life and times" of rural living in northern California. Donor funded, this museum has great staff and living presentations. A must see stop if you visit Quincy.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 17 September 2014

This little museum across from the courthouse in Quincy, California has a lot more than you would think. The main building has local Indian artificats (an excellent collection) and information and exhibits about life in rural Plumas county. The treat comes when you go outside....all...More

Thank Robin B
Reviewed 30 July 2014

Enjoyed the blacksmith shop, the old hearse and the wonderful collection of 19th century furniture and commercial artifacts

Thank John S
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