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Sanger
Sanger Depot Museum
1770 7th Street
PO Box 44
Sanger CA
Phone
559 875-2848
Web Site http://www.webcitypress.com/sanger/
Description housed in former depot, features Yokut Indian basketry, replica of 1890's downtown street, pioneer room, model logging flume
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Depot
Collection A-F Baskets
Collection G-M Model
New or Updated: 04/28/2003

  CA

  San Jacinto

  San Jacinto Valley Museum

  181 East Main Street

  San Jacinto  CA   92583    

  Phone   909 654-4952

  Web Site  http://www.homestead.com/winchesterCAhistory/historicsites.html

  Alt Web  http://www.deanna-pillar.com/hemet_Ca/museums_parks.htm

  Description  REPORTED CLOSED

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  New or Updated:  8/30/2004



California
San Joaquin
Escalon Historical Society
1630 Main St
San Joaquin CA 95320
Phone 209 838-8070
Web Site *****
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History

  California

  San Jose

  Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose

  180 Woz Way

  San Jose  CA   95110    

  Phone  408 298-5437

  Web Site www.cdm.org/

  E-mail  mailto:contactus@cdm.org

  Description  hands on arts, science, technology, humanities

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:  9/4/2007

 

  San Jose

  History Museums of San Jose

  1650 Senter Road

  San Jose  CA   95112    

  Phone  408 287-2290

  Web Site http://www.historysanjose.org/

  Alt Web www.serve.com/sjhistory

  Description  manages two sites - History Park in Kelley Park & Peralta Adobe &

                    Fallon House

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  New or Updated:  7/18/2007
 

  CA

  San Jose

  History Park at Kelley Park

  1650 Senter Road

  San Jose  CA   95112    

  Phone  408 287 2290

  Web Site http://www.historysanjose.org/visiting_hsj/history_park/history_park.html

  Description  Victorian structures including Ice Cream Parlor, hotel, gallery, and

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Village

  Kind of Activity  Living History

  New or Updated:  7/18/2007

California
San Jose
Natalie & James Thompson Galleries
San Jose SU School of Art & Design
ART 129A
San Jose CA 95192
Phone 408 924-4318
Web Site http://www.sjsu.edu/depts/art_design/frames.html
Description University gallery, cultural photograph database online
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Photography

Portuguese Historical Museum
History Museums of San Jose Park
PO Box18277
San Jose CA 95158
Phone ******
Web Site http://www.serve.com/phsc/index.shtml
E-mail mailto:AlDutra@aol.com
Description replica of 1915 império (built to honor Holy Spirit and functioning as a social and religious center for the immigrant community)
Type of Resource Museum
Group Identity Portuguese

Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum and Planetarium
Rosicrucian Park
1342 Naglee Avenue
San Jose CA  95191
Phone 408 947-3636
Web Site www.rosicrucian.org/mus-plan/0-museum.html
Description ancient Egyptian, Babylonian, Assyrian collection -- recreated rock tombs
Type of Resource Museum

San Jose Museum of Art
110 S Market St
San Jose CA  95113
Phone 408 294-2787
Web Site www.sjmusart.org
Description Focus on Bay area artists, contemporary art in former post office
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Nature of Group or Site Municipal

California
San Marino
Huntington Library Art Collection & Botanical Garden
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino CA 91108
Phone 626 405-2141
Web Site www.huntington.org/
Description British 18th & 19th century, American, furniture
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Field of Study/Science Facility Botanical
Research /Reading Library

California
San Pedro
Fort McArthur Museum
3601 South Gaffey St
PO Box 2777
San Pedro CA 90731
Phone 310 548-2631
Alt Phone 310 241-0846
Web Site http://www.ftmac.org/
E-mail mailto:ftmac@ftmac.org,director@ftmac.org
Alt Web www.webcom.com/fortmac/
Description concrete coastal defense works from World War II
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Military
Building Type Fort
Era 1914-1974

  California

  San Rafael

  Marin History Museum

  1125 B Street

  San Rafael  CA  94901    

  Phone  415 454-8538

  Web Site http://www.marinhistory.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@marinhistory.org

  Description  predominantly document-oriented collection  They are on a campaign

                     to build a new museum

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Research   Library

  New or Updated:  6/22/2007

Mission San Rafael Arcangel
1104 5th Avenue
San Rafael CA 94901
Phone 415 456-3016
Web Site http://www.escusd.k12.ca.us/mission_trail/SRafael/SRafael.html
Alt Web http://www.californiamissions.com/cahistory/sanrafael.html
Description founded as a sanitarium outpost of San Francisco mission,
Type of Resource Museum
Building Type Mission
Industry /Profession Medical
Era 1817
 

  California

  Santa Ana

  Bowers Museum of Cultural Art

  2002 N Main St

  Santa Ana  CA   92706    

  Phone 714 567-3600

  Web Site www.bowers.org

  Description  6 galleries, cultural understanding through art; African, pre-Columbian,

                     Oceanic, Native American, California Plein Air

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Group Identity  Native American

  New or Updated: 4/6/2007

 
 
Santa Ana

  Bowers Museum Kidseum

  1802 Main St

  Santa Ana  CA   92706    

  Phone 714 567-3600

  Web Site http://www.bowers.org/kidseum/kidseum.asp

  Alt Web http://www.bowers.org/

  Description  pre-school discoveries, activity tours, youth programs

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Children

  Collection G-M  Mummies

  Owner/Operator:  Bowers Museum

  New or Updated:  4/6/2007


 
CA

  Santa Ana

  Old Orange County Courthouse

   211 W Santa Ana Blvd

  Santa Ana  CA   92701    

  Phone 714 973-6605

  Alt Phone 714 973-6607

  Web Site http://www.ocparks.com/oldcourthouse/

  E-mail  mailto:oldcourthouse@ocparks.com

  Description  former courthouse contains Orange County Museum, Archives, library

                    of Pacific Coast Archaeological Society

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type Courthouse

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Research  Archives

  Era  1901

  New or Updated:  11/30/2006

Santa Ana College Art Gallery
1530 W 17th Street
Santa Ana College
Santa Ana CA
Phone
Web Site http://ext.sacollege.org/academic_progs/art/galleries/art-galleries.htm
Description rotating shows
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Photography

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