This Northern California Museum Was Once A Gold Mine And You Need To Visit

The gold rush era in California is decades long gone, but remnants of that period still exist around the state. A gold mine in Northern California was preserved, and today, it’s called the Kentucky Mine Historic Park and Museum. Travel back in time at this one-of-a-kind site.

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Watch a piece of history come to life at this unique museum in Sierra City, CA.

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Address: 100 Kentucky Mine Road, Sierra City, CA 96125