We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: 115 N Weatherlow St, Susanville, CA 96130-3938
Phone Number:
+1 530-257-4584

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 14 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 12
  • 1
    Very good
  • 1
  • 0
  • 0
Great local history presentation

If you're interested in local history, unique local history that touchs both California and Nevada, this is your stop. On the sight of the Sage Brush Wars, the museum has a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 November 2016
Janesville, California
Add Photo Write a Review

14 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 14: English reviews
Janesville, California
Level Contributor
106 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

If you're interested in local history, unique local history that touchs both California and Nevada, this is your stop. On the sight of the Sage Brush Wars, the museum has a dedicated and professional volunteer staff that makes it worthwhile when you're in Susanville to spend some time.

2 Thank TomGauthier
Susanville, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Such a great place to go and visit. It's not too big but it has a lot of history of Susanville. Was such a great experience

Thank imternatinal
Susanville, California, USA
Level Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is a small museum, but it is full of interesting information on the early settlers and pioneers. Worth seeing.

Thank Kathleen C
Florence, Oregon
Level Contributor
28 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

A must for visiting on your trip to Susanville. The first time I was in the museum was 54 years ago. It was amazing then and is even better now. So much to see and take in. Susanville has a very interesting history. Do yourself a favor and take the time to visit!

1 Thank Misseastcoast
Trabuco Canyon, California
Level Contributor
53 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

Interesting museum with a lot of good information about the park and key people in it's development. Helpful staff and clean beautiful grounds.

Thank Weyman S
Susanville, California
Level Contributor
20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2015

A little museum with much to offer. The volunteers are a wealth of information and I always find something new to learn each time I visit. I highly recommend checking out this historical place.

Thank Melissa S
San Jose, CA
Level Contributor
93 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2014

Some very knowledgeable docents made for an interesting visit. The museum has some well-done exhibits which should appeal to those interested in local history and some general history.

1 Thank westerntravelwizard
Grants Pass, Oregon
Level Contributor
390 reviews
104 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2014

First, people at museum are exceptionally friendly and informative. Second, very nice small exhibit with history about area.

1 Thank Suz1884
Summit Station, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
205 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2014

A small museum but plenty of information of the history of the area. A great number of local artifacts. The museum volunteers were helpful and informative. If you are in the area take the time to stop in.

1 Thank don w
Level Contributor
13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2014

A small place with relevant local information, pictures, and exhibits. The best part was chatting with the volunteer and learning about the Susanville community.

3 Thank R4300JHchrisc

Travellers who viewed Lassen Historical Museum also viewed


Been to Lassen Historical Museum? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Lassen Historical Museum and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Lassen Historical Museum staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?