Get ready for the Sierra County Virtual Talent Show Telethon! Help support arts education in Sierra County and support the Downieville School Student Body. The Sierra County Arts Council will stream the telethon on their website, so be sure to watch Friday March 19 at 5:30 pm. Just follow this link:







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Kentucky Mine Museum Hours

Kentucky Mine Historic Park and Museum


Sierra County California's Kentucky Mine Historic Park and MuseumWhen the Kentucky Mine stamp mill was up and running at its maximum, you could hear the ten 1,000-pound stamps crushing gold-veined quartz ore for miles around. In fact, the din of the several stamp mills operating near Sierra City during the gold rush days of the 1800s was so uproarious that people had to get inside somewhere in order to carry on a conversation!

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