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Maidu Museum & Historic Site

1970 Johnson Ranch Dr, Roseville, CA 95661-3749
+1 916-774-5934
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Lots Indian Tribes

Very child friendly, very educational! The docent, Lilly, short black hair! I tell her I of... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
Karyn C
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Oakland, California
Hidden treasure

If you love history this little bit of history about the native Americans in our area is really... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
GoldenAgeGrandma
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Roseville, California
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1970 Johnson Ranch Dr, Roseville, CA 95661-3749
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Very child friendly, very educational! The docent, Lilly, short black hair! I tell her I of Oakland, she shows me California map! Her tribe, MAIDU, there also Nissenan, are of Rose Ville, Folsom, Auburn areas! For my area was Coastanago Indians, however all friendly with...More

1  Thank Karyn C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you love history this little bit of history about the native Americans in our area is really interesting and to realize they lived here and enjoyed the creek and open space at that time. They have done a wonderful job at presenting the history...More

1  Thank GoldenAgeGrandma
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

A must place to go to learn the beauty of our native culture,on hand projects, grinding rocks petroglyph tour, native paintings ,animal furs,there is something there for everyone young and old. There is a small price for your entrance but well worth it

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1  Thank Jeanette P
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great place for families to discover the Roseville area and history. Easy walking areas to view the past.

1  Thank Steven F
Reviewed 26 October 2016

There is a good selection of Native American artifacts to check out. It is family oriented. There is educational information to absorb.

1  Thank dolphinesgonzales
Reviewed 2 October 2016

This well maintained museum and grounds has many displays of the native inhabitants before the invasion of the white immigrants. There is also information about the relocation of thousands of natives throughout the West. The interpretive trail offers a rare view of petroglyphs right in...More

1  Thank SonoraJim
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I love this place! The small museum is dedicated to the local Maidu indians. It is modern and clean (i.e., not stuffy & dusty) and informative. There is artwork from various tribes displayed as well. There is also an outdoor trail where one can do...More

2  Thank Doreen B
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Best Maidu culture center around to include books, the museum, and outdoor sites with grinding rocks and petroglyphs.

Thank LAURA B
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The Maidu Interpretive Museum is a great place to learn about local native American tribes, their culture, and their history in the area. It is a wonderful place to take your school age children to learn and enjoy. It is very well kept and full...More

1  Thank Craig C
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This little jewel is a showcase of Maidu history. I also attended the opening of an exhibit of prints by local indigenous artists & enjoyed hearing from local artists. There is a trail on the grounds which includes petroglyphs and & small creek shaded by...More

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