109 E Eighth Street, Hanford California 93230
The Hanford Carnegie Museum is housed in the 1905 original Carnegie Library building. This museum offers exhibits and photographs that explore the region's history and growth. Furnishings, clothing and toys help tell the story of the city of Hanford and are on display. It is noted that visiting architects at one time to the city, commented that the Carnegie Museum is thought to be a "best example of Romanesque (style) architecture in the state to California outside the Stanford University Campus"!
The museum is open from 10:00 AM TO 2:00 PM, Wednesday through Saturday.
Other History nearby:
(Clovis) Dan Rouit Flat Track Museum
(Visalia) End of the Trail
(Fresno) Fresno Museum of Art, History & Science
(Hanford) Hanford Carnegie Museum
(Porterville) Porterville Historical Museum
(Coalinga) R C Baker Memorial Museum
Request a Free copy of the Mile-by-Mile Guide to the Oregon Coast, which will be delivered to your USA postal address. Also request a free first issue of Oregon Coast magazine and sign up for coast deals.
07/06 Coming to The Hanford area
Festival Mosaic San Lui Obispo CA July16-28 Five centuries of music on the central California coast.
Gilroy Garlic Festival Gilroy CA July26-28 The internationally acclaimed Great Garlic Cook-off, the signature event of the Gilroy Garlic Festival has increased the top prize in the July 27th competition to $5,000.
Antique And Garden Show Bakersfield CA August12-13 =The show features 200 dealer spaces, located on five tree covered acres, 30 historic buildings, a variety of great food, and live blues and jazz music.