Special Events at Maidu Museum & Historic Site

10th Annual Heritage Trail Museums Tour - August 5, 2017
All Ages

The Heritage Trail Museums Tour is a summer-long adventure with clusters of museums having their free admission day from June through Labor Day weekend. On August 5, the Maidu Museum & Historic Site will be open extended hours with FREE children’s activities, and guided tours (10am and 1pm). Bring the whole family and enjoy our contemporary art galleries and interactive exhibits inside the museum. Grind acorns, make a beaded bracelet, or try the scavenger hunt. Take a guided tour of the ancient Nisenan Maidu site to see petroglyphs, bedrock mortar holes, and native plants and animals.

For more information on all 21 of the participating museums from Roseville to Tahoe, visit www.theheritagetrail.blogspot.com .

Saturday, August 5, 2017 from 10am-4pm

Campfires - 3rd Fridays
All Ages

Experience Native American stories around the campfire at our outdoor amphitheater. Stay for crafts and enjoy roasting marshmallows over an open fire. In the event of inclement weather, program moves indoors. Please call ahead for groups of 10 or more.

Every 3rd Friday, April through October from 7:00pm - 8:30pm
$5/person, $16/family of four. Under 2 are free.

Night Out at the Museum  - 2017 Upcoming Shows

Every 3rd Saturday, January through November enjoy art receptions and cultural presentations at these monthly evening events.

Upcoming Artists and Speakers for 2017: Melissa Melero-Moose, Shanti Parks, Maureen Self, Sarah Biscarra-Dilley, William Bauer, Ken Holbrook, Frank LaPena, Malcolm Margolin, Julia Parker, Beverly Ortiz, Denise Davis, Tiffany Adams, Jean LaMarr, Lyn Risling, L. Frank Manriquez, Hulleah Tsinhnahjinnie, Alicia Siu, Jack Alvarez , Phil Buckheart, Cora Burchett, Leah Harper, Karma Henry, Jack Malotte, James McCloud, Tork Rains, Mike Rodriguez, Amanda Francom, and Ben Aleck.

Every 3rd Saturday, January through November 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Maidu Museum & Historic Site
1970 Johnson Ranch Drive
Roseville, CA 95661
(916) 774-5934