Colfax Area Heritage Museum

99 Railroad St.
Colfax, CA 95713- Map It
Phone: (530) 346-8599

AAA Editor Notes

Colfax Area Heritage Museum is at 99 Railroad St. in the Colfax Train Depot. Exhibits recount local history from the mining era to the coming of the transcontinental railroad, which transformed this 19th-century mining settlement into a primary shipping point for the expanding Sierra Nevada territory. Items and artifacts on display range from old pharmaceutical bottles and cooking utensils to vintage tools, railroad memorabilia and period clothing.
Hours: Daily 10-3.