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Folsom History Museum

Folsom History Museum, Folsom, CA
+1 916-985-2704
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Historical perspective

This Folsom History Museum enchanted my visit to Folsom as I got to know a lot more about the... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
Jikuza
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Chennai (Madras), India
Enjoyable

I like visiting here because I get a chance to see some of my ancestors in the museum. It gives a... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
LLion
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El Dorado Hills, California
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17 May 2018
“Historical perspective”
4 Apr 2018
“This is right on Sutter Street and I really really recommend you stop by!”
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Folsom History Museum, Folsom, CA
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

This Folsom History Museum enchanted my visit to Folsom as I got to know a lot more about the History of Folsom.

Thank Jikuza
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

I like visiting here because I get a chance to see some of my ancestors in the museum. It gives a wonderful perspective on Folsom and the gold rush era.

Thank LLion
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Oh my, I honestly did not know what to expect the day I decided to walk in those doors. They have a gift shop - which you can browse and purchase without paying - they ask for donations to walk thru the rest of the...More

Thank Judy M
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

It is time for the quilt display at the Folsom History Museum. Each year they put on a wonderful display of old quilts. The museum also has pictures and articles that pertain to the history of the City of Folsom. There is a small gift...More

Thank Hedgehog1313
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

I have lived in Folsom for over 20 years and went to the history museum for the first time this summer. We went to an exhibit 'Slaves of Fashion' which was extremely well done. It wasn't huge but was jammed full of interesting pictures and...More

Thank River_diva_mary
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a great little museum with everything you want to know about Folsom. If you're visiting Sutter Street, be sure to stop by and see it. Great gift shop, lot of goodies for the kids.

Thank 206aliceo
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

I have been going to the Folsom History Museum most of my life. Gold Rush, Pony Express, Folsom Prison, Historical Quilting and much, much more. Take the whole family, small entrance fee, unique gift shop, and don't miss the public restroom where Johnny Cash sings...More

Thank dianewN6556IH
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

This museum offers a great experience and information on the history of Folsom city. The person gave a detailed guided tour of the museum and was very friendly.

Thank Vatsalarya
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Reviewed 11 November 2015

This museum offered a wide variety of information about the history of Folsom and its citizens. Each member of our party came out intrigued by something they had learned. My take away that day was the textile and quilt history display that had on display...More

Thank Penny W
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Reviewed 9 November 2015

Just a fun, but very informative, small local museum. If you have a kid that you want to familiarize them with the California gold rush, this is the place. The lady in the front was very nice and very helpful! Glad we went!

Thank RnBBurgin
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