Vietnam Veterans Memorial

The Mendocino County Museum will host the unveiling and dedication ceremony of the Mendocino County Fallen Vietnam War Veterans memorial at 2 p.m. on Veterans Day, Wednesday, November 11. The public is invited to attend and families of the veterans will be present. The Museum will be open free of charge during its regular hours […]


Kate Marianchild gives talk, slide show on life in the oak woodlands. Last day of John Muir show by Roberta Werdinger On Sunday, March 16, at 2 pm, author and naturalist Kate Marianchild will give an illustrated lecture titled “Plants and Animals Among the Oaks” at the Grace Hudson Museum. The event is free with […]

‘Golden Gateway To The Redwoods’

An exhibit entitled “Golden Gateway to the Redwoods: 75 Years of Bridging San Francisco and Mendocino County” opened at the County Museum in Willits on May 19 and runs through the summer. A series of display panels takes the viewer from the natural history of the Golden Gate through the growing recognition of the need […]

Steam Engines, Lumber Mills & Magnetic Wig-Wags

A photo exhibit by Charles Givens of seven historical railroad logging operations, along with text panels and accompanying memorabilia, is now on display at the Mendocino County Museum in Willits. It offers a rich glimpse into the “movers and shakers,” both mechanical and human, that formed the stories, highways and byways of Mendocino, Lake, and […]