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 Always a good choice to visit a local museum of your choice .
Historic Guided Walking Tour of Old Town Auburn  Every Saturday at 10am. Meet a Placer County Museum Docent at the Courthouse Museum, 101 Maple St. Auburn for a 1 hour tour. Info 530-889-6500. Also see the Links page section titled Auburn Walking Tours.
Here's your opportunity to be part of a great group. We have been around more than a century. Join us in the adventure of going through the sluice book of time. Discover those historical golden nuggets to pass on to future generations. Our purpose is to promote interest in the history of Placer County. We discover, collect and make accessible historical facts. We mark places of historical interest and sponsor the Placer County Museum. Keep checking back and explore as our website grows. We welcome suggestions and submissions. For as little as $10 a year you can join us. Click for member application.
PCHS Book List and Order form.
Book release party! Frank Nissen's novel
Fortune's Call - A Gold Rush Odyssey
Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 12:15-2:00 pm
Rose Room - City Hall
1225 Lincoln Way, Auburn
        Free! Lunch provided. Games and prizes too! See the flyer!

Non-members welcome!
See ‘The Placer for other events and interesting articles. Click here to read the current edition or visit the archive to access all editions since 2008.