Gold Rush History

Online Presentations (links open in separate tab)

The Gold Rush
The Gold Rush Museum: A Tour of the Grounds
The Hidden Treasure Mine
Gold Rush Medicine

Artifact Highlights (links open in separate tab)

Rattlesnake Match Holder
19th-Century Chinese Ginger Jar

Downloadable Activity Sheets

Gold Rush Word Search (PDF, 794 KB)

Gold Rush Activity Word Search

Gold Rush Animals (PDF, 8.5 MB)

Gold Rush Animal

Mining Maze (PDF, 1.5 MB)

Gold Rush Student Activity Bell Maze

Gold Rush Jobs (PDF, 2.8 MB)

Gold Rush Jobs

Coming to California (PDF, 1.7 MB)

Gold Rush Student Activity California Trip

Online Videos (videos stream in separate tab)

A Panning We Will Go

A Panning We WIll Go

Gold Panning

Gold Panning