Dunsmuir Museum

museumThe Dunsmuir Railroad Depot Historical Society has been working to re-establish the Dunsmuir Museum adjacent to the Railroad Display Room at the Amtrak Depot on Sacramento Avenue.

Four rooms have been prepared by the Depot Society members and the Dunsmuir High School Seniors.  The old Museum archives have been cataloged and data entered to enable us to achieve our Mission Statement.

The original Museum sign was turned over to the Depot Society and has been refurbished.


Museum display panels beginning with the first settlers, the Native American Indians, the Alexander Dunsmuir story, Dunsmuir town/site names and finally the Dunsmuir railroad facilities panels have been completed.

museum walls

The public is encourage to donate or loan Dunsmuir-related items to further preserve the history of the town.  Please call Phyllis Skalko at (530) 235-0839.

Museum membership is $10 per year.  Folks can send their membership check to the Depot Society, P O Box 324, Dunsmuir CA 96025.