© 2011 Alpine County Historical Society. All Rights Reserved

Currently CLOSED for the season

Opening Memorial Day Weekend 2020

Days: Thursday - Sunday

Hours: 10am - 4pm

Phone: (530) 694-2317

Email: alpinemuseum@yahoo.com

Upcoming Events

With events throughout most of the year, there is something for everyone!  Get involved in the Alpine County Historical Society by attending membership meetings, or attend some of the fun and historical events that are great for the whole family. 

Check back to our events page for additional events and details.  Contact the museum year round for more information.

Historical Society Membership Meeting Potluck

- November 21, 2019 6pm

- Turtle Rock Park

Thanksgiving Potluck - Turkeys provided, bring a sidedish or desert to share

Museum Opening - Memorial Day Weekend 2020

Spring Bread Bake 

- May 2020

- Bread bake using early 1900's Basque Sheephearders Oven

Markleeville Historic Walking Tour

-June 2020

-Go back time to Markleeville in 1800's, see the buildings, characters and their stories come back to life

Silver Mountain City Tour

-September 2020

-See the first settlement in Alpine County come back to life.  There may be little left of this ghost town, but the city is rebuilt with the character reenactment and walking tour of the town.

-Reservations REQUIRED 

-Contact Karen Dustman at