Members of the Ferndale Museum receive 6 copies a year of Our Story magazine.
Village of Ferndale
Humboldt County Visitor Information
The Depot Museum
Timber Heritage Association
Humboldt County Historical Society
Western History Association
Humboldt Room, HSU Library
CA Office of Historic Preservation
California Preservation Foundation
National Register of Historic Places
Staff, board, and project leaders for the Ferndale Museum include, from top left, director, Lynn Lourenco; research director, Ann Roberts; board president, Kelli Boots and board vice-president, Kathleen Bullard; board member, Lynette Matyshock; newsletter editor and videographer, Brian Christensen; row two: board secretary, Kerry Chartkof; assistant director of research, Nancy Kaytis-Slocum; founding director, Jerry Lesandro; Mary Enos-Lenardo; row three: bookkeeper, Wanda Baird; director emeritus, Don Andersen; board member, Nadene Bass, board treasurer, Pat Lydon; row three: board member, Pete Bansen; award-winning garden & kitchen crew, Ginger Nunes, Irene Bryant, and Barbara Carlson; row four: webmaster, Ellen Briggs with Mack; director of media & marketing, editor of Our Story, Wendy Lestina; board member, managing
editor of Our Story, Mary Ellen Boynton.
The purpose of The Ferndale Museum, as an historical and educational museum, is to foster an appreciation and understanding of the culture and heritage of Ferndale, the lower Eel River Valley and the area as far south as the Mattole River Valley. The objectives are to be achieved through the collection, preservation and display of artifacts that pertain to or were used by the residents of the area. The museum will conduct research and publish material of historic nature for the education and interest of residents and visitors to our area.
Corner of Shaw & Third Sts.
515 Shaw (Map)
Post Office Box 431
Ferndale, California 95536-0431 USA
Wed. - Sat. 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sun. 1-4 p.m.
Genealogy assistance available.
Advance notice is appreciated.