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Tour Angels Camp Museum

By From page B12 | April 04, 2014

The Angels Camp Museum, 753 S. Main St. in  Angels Camp, invites the public to its spring tours 2014 — for the entire month of April.

Bring family and friends for a guided tour of the museum’s spectacular collections of wagons and carriages.

Knowledgeable educators are happy to tell visitors all about the gold country history of Angels Camp and the Mother Lode region.

Visitors can also view two steam traction engines and exhibits highlighting mining equipment such as an overshot water-wheel in its original location, a hydraulic monitor, drills, ore cars and even a working model of a famous stamp mill.

Tours run from 1-2 p.m. on Saturday, April 5, 12, 19 and 26. The museum is open Thursday to Monday 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Museum admission is $5 for adults, $2.50 for children 5 to 11 and free for children 4 and younger and museum members. Gold panning is $5.

For more information contact 209-736-2963 or angelscamp.gov.

 

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