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
The Ferndale Museum is dedicated to presenting programs and exhibits that educate, entertain, and inspire our community to embrace and preserve its rich, unique history. We welcome new ideas -- and new volunteers to help implement those ideas. To be part of the fun, give us a call at 707-786-4466 or drop us a line at FerndaleMuseum@gmail.com.
Lynn Lourenco, on right, dons a World War I “doughboy” helmet while sharing memorabilia and stories about the “Great War” with a Cub Scout troop from Eureka. Young people are welcome at the museum, and we often host field trips from local schools and youth organizations. Call Lynn at 707-786-4466 to organize one for your groups.
TBA: Deadline for submitting photographs, biography, and recipe for honorees that will be featured in the Sweet Memories ’18 Cookbook.
April 13: Tickets go on sale for Sweet Memories ’18. A ticket is also your bid sheet, listing all 42 desserts in the auction.
April 18: Off-site bidding on the desserts for Sweet Memories ’18 begins. Call Kelli or Bill at Becker’s Insurance, 707-786-9721, to get in on the excitement.
April 21: Blacksmithing Demonstration. Come by the Museum and visit the forge in the Joe McIntosh Annex to watch Jerry Murry practice his art and answer questions, 11 a.m. - 1p.m.
April 24: A Night at the Museum--New Volunteer Orientation at the Museum. The orientation will include a tour of the museum, refreshments, and training for research room and docent opportunities. Call Lynn Lourenco at the museum (707-786-4466) for more information, or email the director of volunteers, JoAnne Godinho. 7 p.m.
May 12: Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sweet Memories Dessert Auction and Mother’s Day Exhibit, Ferndale City Hall. Admission, $5. Buffet lunch/punch/wine included.
November 11: Veterans Day events and exhibits will honor the men and women who served in Vietnam. For more information: Don Andersen.
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.