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Yuba Feather Museum and Gold Trader Flat

Carole Sue Taylor

The Yuba Feather Museum and Gold Trader Flat is an unique indoor / outdoor museum dedicated to preserving the history of eastern Butte, northern Yuba and Plumas Counties.

Exhibits cover the Maidu people, mountain men and early settlers, Chinese immigrants, gold mining, the timber industry. giant saw blades and timber industry tools, Maidu and Chinese artifacts, mining equipment, early skies and snowshoes for humans and horses that shaped the local culture.

Gold Trader Flat is a replica of an 1870s gold mining town with school house, chapel, hotel, saloon, miner's cabin, sheriff's office and jail, Wells Fargo office, pioneer homestead, mercantile, dressmaker's shop and millinery, and mine adit. The Museum houses an extensive collection of old photos, primary documents of the period, and genealogical resources. Docents are on hand to provide local color and answer questions.

Pet Friendly Notes

Leashed service animals only.


12:00 - 4:00 PM

Seasons Open

Saturdays and Sundays, May 31 through September 7, 2014


Admission is free. Donations for support of the museum welcomed.

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