The Annual Sierra County Historical Society Picnic which was scheduled for September 12th has been postponed due to poor air quality and continuing concerns for COVID. Sorry for the inconvenience, but we will reschedule when things improve!






We are closed for the 2021 Season due to construction at the park,

but you can visit our new

online store!
Watch this space for updates and more fun events!

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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