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Old Town Classic Christmas

Mrs. Claus in a sleigh with booksAuburn's Historic Courthouse will be open for Old Town Classic Christmas on December 14th & 21st from 5 to 8 pm! Visitors will be treated to crafts, music, cookies, cider, Mrs. Claus at the fireplace reading stories, and the event’s only indoor public restroom.

S'mores and Stories

S’mores and a candy cane using a cup of cocoa as a hot tub in a winter wonderland.Join us at the Bernhard Museum on Friday December 20th for our holiday program S'mores & Stories. Hear stories around a bonfire while munching on peppermint s'mores and drinking hot cocoa! There will also be guided tours of our Victorian farmhouse decked out for Christmas.

Check out our latest video!

One of the new directions we've been headed recently is making videos about our local using our extensive photo collection. Here's our first one about the construction of the Transcontinental Railroad through Placer County. Hope you enjoy it!MTM DVD front Cover Opens in new window